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Pascale Bouchard, Executive Director of Leucan, is nominated for the 2019 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards

Leucan is proud to announce that Pascale Bouchard, Executive Director of the Association since 2016, is a finalist in the Social Change category of the 2019 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards. The RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards are the world’s foremost corporate awards celebrating women entrepreneurs at a national scale. The 27th edition of the Awards are an initiative of Women of Influence, an award-winning organization committed to the advancement of Canadian women.

A total of 23 finalists in seven categories have been selected among thousands of nominations from across the country. The Social Change Award recognizes an exceptional leader of a registered charity or for-profit social organization dedicated to social change. Nominees have successfully engaged the community by acting as models of philanthropy and volunteering in Canada. Pascale Bouchard is the Eastern representative among three finalists in this category.

“It’s an honour for me to stand alongside inspiring women with remarkable career in the Social Change category. This prestigious recognition from the RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards strengthens Leucan’s vision of innovation and philanthropy. I will proudly represent the Association and our member families at the Awards Ceremony on November 20th.”

Winners will be announced and celebrated at the 27th Awards Gala happening on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at Fairmont Royal York in Toronto.

The RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards honour the contribution of women entrepreneurs from across Canada to the local, national, or worldwide economy. Finalists share a common entrepreneurship vision and unwavering determination to fulfill their dreams and aspirations. These awards recognize business women from three major regions across Canada: East, Central, and West. All nominees are required to submit detailed and thorough applications, which are reviewed and judged by a panel of prominent business leaders and subject to a due diligence performed by KPMG Audit Private Equity.