Baume & Mercier celebrates Canadian female entrepreneurs with new sponsorship


Baume & Mercier was honoUred to celebrate women entrepreneurs across Canada by sponsoring the 23rd Annual RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Award Gala presented by Women of Influence. This year’s event took place at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto, Canada, hosted by celebrity entrepreneur and co-host of Entertainment Tonight Canada, Cheryl Hickey. This prestigious national awards program celebrated the achievements of over 120 successful women recognized for demonstrating excellence—from economic growth to social change, from local to global reach, across multiple sectors.

As the sponsor this year, Baume & Mercier presented the award winners with a Promesse 10178 from Baume & Mercier’s Promesse collection. As a watch brand dedicated to celebrating life’s special moments, the Promesse collection embodies this spirit. Each watch in the Promesse collection is designed to signify a promise you hold close to your heart. The Promesse 10178, a beautiful steel watch with a silver-colored “drape guilloché” and diamond-set dial was engraved with a personalized, congratulatory message for each winner to remind them of their achievement.

This year’s winners were announced at the gala last night; Sharon Vinderine, Founder & CEO of PTPA Media won the Micro-Business Award; Dr. Wendy McClelland, Founder and Chief Medical Officer, Vets to Go won the Deloitte Start-Ip Award; Allison Grafton, President, Rockwood Custom Homes won the RBC Momentum Award; Marcia Nozick, Founder & CEO, EMBERS won the TPH (The Printing House) Charitable Giving Award; Janice Larocque, President, Spirit Staffing and Consulting, Inc. won the Telus Trailblazer Award; and Ann Kaplan, President & CEO, iFinance Canada Inc. won the Profit Magazine Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award.

“We are grateful for the opportunity to recognize these outstanding women for their dedication and leadership. Their achievements are an inspiration to us all. We hope each winners’ new Promesse watch will help to commemorate this moment and inspire them to keep striving while celebrating their current successes,” explains Rudy Chavez, President of Baume & Mercier, North America.

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