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Premier Tech Announces a $4.87M Investment for the Development of a Training Program in the Digital Sector
[June 30, 2020]

Premier Tech Announces a $4.87M Investment for the Development of a Training Program in the Digital Sector


RIVIÈRE-DU-LOUP, QC, June 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Premier Tech is pleased to announce the signing of a 2.47 million dollars financial partnership agreement in the presence of Mr. Jean Boulet, Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Solidarity and Mr. Denis Tardif, Member for Rivière-du-Loup – Témiscouata, to support the development and deployment of a new training program, which represents a total investment of 4.87 million dollars.

The financial support of the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Solidarity, provided through the Training Measure program, will support Premier Tech's digital training efforts over the next three years. The Ministry's contribution to the development and deployment of this program will allow Premier Tech to empower and support its team members through digital transformation, the integration of digital technologies and the company's digital evolution.

In order to ensure its sustainability and long-term success, Premier Tech has been focussing on skills development and recognition to constantly innovate, improve its operational excellence and deploy products and sevices that create value for its customers. Today, a team of 12 team members is fully dedicated to developing and deploying the various training programs offered by the company, whether in person or on its online platform, representing some 115,000 hours of training in 2019.



"We believe our team members are the unique driving force behind our operations," affirms Jean Bélanger, President and Chief Executive Officer of Premier Tech. "This innovative training program is part of our ongoing investment in training, which began in 2010, and reflects our long-term commitment to keep on investing in the development of our team members."

About Premier Tech


Making a difference, this is what we are all about at Premier Tech. One team driven by a shared passion to deliver solutions that will better the lives of people, businesses and communities. At Premier Tech, People and Technologies connect in lasting, transformative ways, giving life to products and services that help feed, protect and improve our world. We are committed to creating sustainable solutions that help bring beautiful gardens to life, increase crop yields, improve the efficiency of manufacturing facilities, treat and recycle water, and much more as we keep innovating.

For more than 95 years, Premier Tech has been growing internationally, driven by the collective power of its 4 600 team members in 27 countries. Backed by a quarter-century-long track record of solid growth, Premier Tech today records sales of 925 million dollars.

People and Technologies making a difference

To learn more about Premier Tech, visit www.premiertech.com and follow twitter.com/_PremierTech

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