Mere months away from its official public opening, Complexe Capitale Hélicoptère is very proud to announce the appointment of Gabriel Savard to the position of Chief Executive Officer.
In addition to occupying this position, Mr. Savard will also assume the presidency of GoHelico, a firm that for the past year has developed helicopter tours and excursions in the skies over Quebec City. A well-known personality in Quebec City, Mr. Savard has extensive experience in the business world and specifically in the tourism industry. He holds an MBA, is a Fellow, and Governor of the Ordre des administrateurs agréés, and has just completed a five-year mandate as general manager of the Office du Tourisme de Québec.
“I am very pleased to be joining Complexe Capitale Hélicoptère and GoHelico teams. These two companies have an innovative and integrated tourism plan that completely embraces the Stratégie de développement touristique Vision 2020 to make Quebec City a full-fledged international destination. The numerous visitors to the Complexe and the GoHelico passengers will certainly be as thrilled as I am to discover this fascinating world,” said Mr. Savard.
Complexe Capitale Hélicoptère and GoHelico are Groupe Huot companies. The owner and founder, Stephan Huot, is very excited to have Gabriel Savard in the company. “Mr. Savard is a key player in the economic and tourism sectors in Quebec City and elsewhere. He will be sure to take Complexe Capitale Hélicoptère and GoHelico to the next level as an international calibre tourist attraction,” mentioned Mr. Huot.
With its innovative facilities, the Complexe Capitale Hélicoptère, which is the result of a $22 million private investment, is an international heliport that redefines industry standards. It’s also the first hub completely dedicated to the fascinating universe of the helicopter. Open to the public, the Complexe will also become an inescapable destination for families and tourists, helicopter fans or even companies seeking an outstanding meeting place. It’s a place of learning, services, dining, discovery and leisure that even includes a boutique that offering clothing and accessories «aerostyle». Regarding GoHelico, the arrival of Gabriel Savard at the helm crowns an extremely promising first year of operations and confirms the motivation of its leaders to make it a major tourist attraction for the Quebec City region over the coming years.
About Groupe Huot
Groupe Huot is a group of companies in the Quebec City region operating in the areas of real estate, construction, road transportation, aeronautics and tourism. The Group also supports several philanthropic organisations that are dedicated to health and the youth. Founded by its president Stephan Huot, this company employs close to 250 people in a dozen commercial entities.
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