A new generation at Louis Garneau as founder’s son, William, named general manager

By Stephen Frothingham

SAINT-AUGUSTIN-De-DESMAURES, Québec (BRAIN) — William Garneau has been named general manager at Louis Garneau, the company his father founded 34 years ago.

William Garneau has previously held various roles at the company, from managing and supervising all aspects of its DreamFactory custom bike program to, most recently, leading the hardgoods division as well as overseeing the procurement and sourcing department. William Garneau also is a former national level racer who competed for Canada at the Junior World Road Championships in South Africa in 2008.

“Garneau is more than a company, it’s a family,” said William Garneau. “I’m grateful to my father and my brother Edouard for entrusting me with this tremendous responsibility. I will do everything I can to support and inspire the team to ensure the company’s growth over the coming years. My father started a great company 34 years ago; it’s now up to us to take it into its next prosperous era. “

Louis Garneau will remain the President Designer of the company.

Louis Garneau said, “It’s a proud day for me. I’ve always wanted to see my children take an active role at the company and felt that the time was right to finish my …read more

Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News