Montreal, October 1st., 2019. Hamster’s annual Convention was held on September 27th and 28th at the Fairmont, at Tremblant. More than 200 people attended the event including Suppliers, Dealers, Partners and Employees. The event’s purpose is to offer an opportunity to meet with Partners, Suppliers and Dealers as well as to discuss industry trends.

On Saturday, President & CEO, Mr. Denis Mathieu, announced the winners of the company’s Annual Awards of Excellence.

Dealer of the year:

Winner: Hamster Buro Concept (La Sarre, QC)
Runner-up: Hamster HMS Office Supplies (PEI)
Chosen based on sales growth and contribution to Hamster brand awareness.

Supplier of the year:

Davis Group of Companies Corp. from Toronto
Based on the delivery time, the availability of information and resources and on the B/O rate.

Salesperson of the year:

Mathieu Delisle from Tomleo Agency, representing Newell Brands – voted by Dealers. Criteria included the spread of service and availablity, proactivity and creativity and knowledge of the market.

Award acceptence

From left to right: Mathieu Delisle from Tomleo Agency and salesperson of the year representing Newell Brands, Darren Crawford, from Davis Group the Supplier of the year and Mr. Denis Mathieu, President and CEO of Novexco.

Buro Concept

From left to right: Stephanie Dion, Buro Concept, Véronique Dion, Buro Concept, Pierre Gallant,  HMS Office Solution and Mr. Denis Mathieu, President and CEO of Novexco.

Supplier of the year

From left to right: Joanne Quesnel, Vice-President Merchandising and Marketing, Darren Crawford, from Davis Group the Supplier of the year and Mr. Denis Mathieu, President and CEO of Novexco.

Salesperson of the year

From left to right: Joanne Quesnel, Vice-President Merchandising and Marketing, Mathieu Delisle from Tomleo Agency and Salesperson of the year representing Newell Brands and Mr. Denis Mathieu, President and CEO of Novexco.

About Novexco Inc. and Hamster
Novexco, a 100% Canadian company founded in 1996 and owned by its merchant members, is a distributor of office supplies, technology products and furniture. Since March 2018, its commercial activities, the national sales division, the transactional website and the 109 Eastern-Canadian stores, have been grouped under the name of Hamster®. The company serves Canadian consumers and businesses from its distribution centres in Calgary, AB, Markham, ON, Laval, QC, Montreal, QC, and Dartmouth, NS. The Hamster network represents more than 2,500 employees and Novexco’s head office is located in Laval. Since 2019, Novexco has been part of the Platinum Club of the Best Managed Companies in Canada.

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