TUESDAY, March 19, 2019

This event is brought to you by Nicholson and Cates, Ltd. and held in conjunction with the 2019 Montreal Wood Convention.



Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth in Montréal

900 René-Lévesque Blvd. West
Montreal (Quebec) H3B 4A5 CANADA

Schedule at a Glance

  • Registration Open and Networking: 15:00 - 15:30 pm
  • Presentation: 15:30 - 16:30 pm
  • Networking: 16:30 - 17:30 pm


NAWLA is proud to showcase nine successful industry professionals — including a special cameo from NAWLA’s Executive Director Scott Parker — as they share stories of what they wish they would have known at the start of their careers. Come prepared to be enlightened and entertained as the panelists share their unique experiences, challenges, and successes in the form of a letter to their younger self.

Panelists include:

  • Andre Beaulieu, Director of Sales at JD Irving Limited
  • Jim Dermody, President at Seaboard International Forest Products
  • Bob Giroux, President at Soanbert
  • Scott Parker, Executive Director at NAWLA
  • Christian Provost, V.P. Sales and Marketing at Boscus
  • Hugues Simon, President of Barrette Wood Ltd.
  • Kevin Merriam, Executive Director of Maritime Lumber Bureau
  • François Gagné, Business Development Manager at Dimension Transport
  • Kyle Little, Chief Operating Officer at Sherwood Lumber 

2019 Montreal Wood Convention

Click here to learn more about the 2019 Montreal Wood Convention taking place March 19-21, 2019 at Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel. Contact Nathalie Houde with any questions regarding programming, sponsorship, schedule of events, and more.

Thank you to our 2019 Montreal Regional Meeting sponsors! 

Regional Sponsors

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National Sponsors

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