Retail Council of Canada announces new Quebec president

Michel Rochette to lead the organization's Quebec office.
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Retail Council of Canada (RCC) is is welcoming Michel Rochette as the president of RCC Quebec's office. 

Rochette officially steps into the role December 20. Most recently, he was vice-president of public affairs and government relations for the CPQ (Conseil du Patronat du Quebec) and prior to joining the organization, held several senior positions with National, a public relations firm. 

In a statement, RCC said: "Rochette brings in-depth knowledge and understanding of public policy and business issues affecting the retail sector in Quebec. He will play a pivotal role in advancing and advocating for retailers of all types and sizes across the province as well as strengthening relationships with key stakeholders."