PIXCELL is known for its exceptional business vision, market understanding and strong relationships with every stakeholder in its coast-to-coast network.
We’ve developed a unique approach, working at the strategic level, factoring in your business’
particular challenges, strategic goals, vision and culture in order to provide you with the
best selection of potential Talent to reach your strategic objectives.
At PIXCELL, we are passionate about our industry and our profession, and as such, there are things you can expect from us.
Because we are committed to what we do, at PIXCELL we face each day with conviction and confidence and approach our mandates with integrity and enthusiasm.
No matter the level of difficulty associated with the mandate, the PIXCELL team will strive steadfastly to achieve your goals, and exceed your expectations.
Passion is the fuel in the fire of action. At PIXCELL, Passion is the driving force behind every action we take, ensuring we deliver exceptional leaders.
Accountability is about follow-through. It is recognizing that our Clients are dependant on the results of our work. At PIXCELL we take pride in delivering results 100% of the time.
At PIXCELL, we maintain a dual focus on candidates and clients alike. We strive to be experts on our Customers; and as such we recognize that Candidate Experience starts with us. We believe this is key to delivering a stellar experience.
Director, Recruitment and Business Development
Catherine has been with PIXCELL since early 2019, conducting searches for mid to large organizations, across multiple sectors. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Relations from Université Laval and brings over 20 years’ experience in Sales, Business Development and Recruitment to the table. She started out as a Consultant, working in Business Development for a Big Four firm, to then join a major recruitment organization in the Montreal Area.
Catherine’s personalized approach is well-known and appreciated by candidates and customers alike, as is her habit of handing out chocolate on all occasions! Outside of work, Catherine splits her time between raising a family and contributing to several Charities.
President, Founder and Senior Consultant
François is Founder and President of PIXCELL. Initially, François conducted searches focused on Commercial (Sales, Marketing and Business Development) and Technical (Information Technology and Engineering) positions. Since then, with a decade of experience under his belt, he has successfully conducted searches for major organizations across a variety of sectors spanning from Manufacturing, to CPG/FMCG, Information Technology, Construction, Retail and Transportation.
Before entering the Executive Search sector in 2011, François worked in Enterprise Software Sales for CERIDIAN and went on to lead Business Development efforts on the North American market for an international SaaS company. An avid reader and wine connoisseur, François is also a seasoned globetrotter with a passion for Colombia, his wife’s home country.
Senior Advisor Retail, Real Estate, Consumer Goods, Sales and Marketing
Denis joined PIXCELL in December 2017 as a Strategic Advisor for Senior searches in Real Estate, Retail and Consumer Goods. Prior to joining the team, Denis had his own Executive Search firm. He also operated as both a franchiser and a franchisee in the hospitality industry and held executive positions at CULINAR in the Food processing industry and grocery sector at PROVIGO.
Denis’ successful track record in the recruitment sector stems from his extensive experience working on the Client side and his in-depth understanding of the inner workings of their organizations.
Martial started his career in Human Resources Management in the para-public sector in real estate and then within the manufacturing and financial industry where he held several Directorships, notably at the Fédération des Caisses Populaires Desjardins in Montreal.
In 1980, he launched his organizational psychology and executive-search practice where he spearheaded several mandates in executive-search, coaching, talent assessment, skills development, and career transition within different industries and with mid-to-large organizations. In the last 10 years, his practice added engineering as a key sector within Executive Search.
Since January 2020, Martial is Senior Advisor at PIXCELL. He advises the organization on strategic searches within mostly Engineering and Information Technology.