Press release regarding the boutique opening - english version
Launch of Dress for Success Montréal under the honorary chairmanship of Ms. Danièle Henkel
Montréal, May 29, 2014 – On May 29th, the Montréal Branch of Dress for Success proudly formalized its launch. Under the honorary chairmanship of Ms. Danièle Henkel, the event, in collaboration with Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg and Tommy Hilfiger, brought together nearly 130 people at the Parquet of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec. Everyone was there to celebrate this organization dedicated to helping women from all walks of life integrate the workplace and, by doing so, achieving economic independence.
“Dress for Success Montreal offers its clients a unique stepping stone to help them develop a fresh and positive outlook on their life and career. Therefore, we are contributing to the economic development, as well as shaping the Québec of tomorrow”, mentioned Mr. Lucien Bouchard, partner at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg.
“The women will not only find professional attire, career development skills and coaching at Dress for Success Montréal, but also a network of women dedicated to helping them achieve their goals. We believe that it is important to support women from all walks of life, as they take ownership of their livelihood”, declared Executive Vice President of PVH Canada Wholesale, Richard Deck, on behalf of the Tommy Hilfiger brand.
For this event, Dress for Success Montréal was honoured to receive a clothing donation by Catherine Malandrino, Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein.
About Dress for Success Montréal
Dress for Success Montréal is a stepping stone to help women reach their full potential and achieve personal and economic independence. In tangible terms, Dress for Success Montréal provides women with professional attire, career development tools and the ongoing support of a network of professional women. Dress for Success Montréal is a network of women committed to helping other women to develop a fresh and positive outlook on their life and career. Our clients receive the support they need in order to take ownership of their livelihood while gaining self-esteem and empowerment.