Innovation PEI returns as major Acadian Entrepreneurs’ Gala sponsor

CHARLOTTETOWN – Feb. 16, 2023 – Innovation PEI is back, once again, as one of the main sponsors of the Acadian Entrepreneurs’ Gala, 2023 edition. Raymond J. Arsenault, right, who coordinates the Gala for the Acadian and Francophone Chamber of Commerce of PEI, recently met with the minister responsible for Innovation PEI, Bloyce Thompson, minister of Economic Growth, Tourism and Culture, to discuss the Gala, which is set for March 11 at the Village musical acadien in Abram-Village. They also spoke about the finalists of the various entrepreneurial awards and about the inductees into the Chamber’s Acadian and Francophone Business Hall of Fame. This year, Innovation PEI will present the Distinguished Employee Award to one of three finalists: Roger Caissie from HMS Office Solutions, Jacinthe Laforest from La Voix acadienne or David Perry from Wellington Co-op. Tickets for the Gala are on sale until March 3 at the Wellington Rural Action Centre or at 902-854-3439 or at