Our pride : our team.
Our team assembles a diversity of talents and passionate souls. The careful completion of our projects crucially depends on each and everyone’s role and involvement. To us, it is of utmost importance that our clients feel supported every step of the way, knowing that our team is working in synergy with theirs. We are Nation!
Pierre Jean, president and founder of Creativ Nation, is passionate about the industry, seeking not only to deliver innovative experiences, but also to exceed the expectations of his clients.
In the late 70s he founded his company, first offering a disco-mobile service. Very quickly, several other services related to entertainment are added to its offer, including audio-visual. Thanks to his passion, his determination and his unique vision of events, Pierre was asked to organize the prestigious Stanley Cup party in 1993, at Patrick Roy's place. Today, he remains a source of inspiration and motivation for his team. For him, nothing is better than the well-being of his employees, being surrounded by his family and enjoying a good glass of Scotch!
Seriously, Michael has music in his blood. For him, art is not only a passion, but an extension of his personality. It is with great gratitude, and very conscious of his luck, that Michael gets up every morning with the happiness of living a waking dream. Music and art make him what he is today, a passionate and true man. As music is reflected in every aspect of his professional and personal life, he knows how to offer a unique experience and a highly personalized approach, regardless of the circumstances.
At Creativ Nation, Michael has found not only a family he is proud of, but also the opportunity to grow and leave a tangible mark in the world of entertainment.
Upon her arrival at Creativ Nation, Carole-Anne quickly found her place, thanks to her leadership, her team spirit and her sense of initiative. As a key contributor to the smooth running of Creativ Nation’s team and the company's climate, Carole-Anne's primary goal is to maintain a stimulating and positive environment, so that each member of the team can evolve with pleasure and passion, according to their personality.
Dynamic and natural, she does not hesitate to trade her high heels for her running shoes, so she can escape in the forest or climb a mountain. Yes, sport is one of her great passions! This is undoubtedly what makes her an undisputed team partner!
Operation Director and Producer
Simon is described as passionate, creative and perfectionist. His mission? The success of the events he is lucky to collaborate with. Thanks to his past experiences and his involvement in several large-scale projects in television and entertainment, Simon now has the tools and skills he needs to succeed in his various technical mandates.
In his personal and professional life, his thirst for learning allows him to work in several projects very different from each other, diversifying his qualities as operation director. Do you have a mechanical problem? Simon is here. Need a hand for your renovation project? Simon is here. Your computer is playing tricks? Simon is still here. In short, you understand that Simon is the swiss army knife to all your technical problems!
Director, Business Development and Client Relationships
Daniel is an unrivalled advisor for everything related to management, customer needs and event logistics coordination. Proactive in his initiatives and his follow-ups, Daniel has very much at heart the satisfaction of his clients. To ensure that they have access to a high quality service, he is very available and personally ensures the success of all projects entrusted to him.
As part of the Creativ Nation team for more than 10 years, Daniel has built an expertise specifically oriented to the needs of its clients, and this by being very resourceful and original when constraints are emerging. The realization of a project, whatever happens, will always succeed. Wondering where Daniel is on his spare time? Hint: fishy water!
Director, Business Development and Client Relationships
Did you know that Martin has Scottish roots? From an early age, music is part of his life, allowing him to quickly become multi-instrumentalist. What can we say? I t's in his DNA! His passion for the guitar is inspired by his father and the Beatles, while his love of drums comes from his uncle and the music band Rush. His musical ear and his passion for the industry led him very quickly to undertake studies to refine his expertise in electronic, sound engineering, technical production of artistic cultural and corporate events and as well in jazz music. We can confirm that Martin is a true music lover.
His experiences of the last 20 years in the field as an audiovisual technician and manager make him the ideal person as a producer at Creativ Nation. For over 5 years, Martin has accumulated several impressive projects, allowing him, among other things, to develop a loyal clientele. OH! And if you go visit our offices soon, do not be surprised to meet a Martin wearing the kilt!
Producer and Rental Director
Perfectionist to the tips of the nails, the attention to detail is for Martin a promise. His interpersonal skills and experiences make him a brilliant and accessible advisor to his clients. Extreme sports, literature and philosophy are so many different passions that allow him to balance his strong personality! It's an understatement to say that conversely, Martin is an ideal person to discuss the most diverse topics, and always with sincere interest. You will witness it yourself. Friendly and endearing, Martin inspires confidence from the first minutes!
Graduate of St-Hyacinthe cegep in Arts and Letters, theatrical profile, Jean-François completed his training in technical production at École du Show-Business in Montreal. Today, Jean-François is the production director and lighting designer of Creativ Nation. For more than 12 years, Jean-François has had the chance to work on several major international projects. In addition to his passion and pride for the entertainment industry, he has a real love for cooking and spirits. He is the ideal person to make you live an unforgettable experience during special events!
Passionate about his work, Alexandre has the eye when it comes time to develop an event concept. Extremely meticulous, he consistently brings the "wow" factor to all of his projects.
Having a great attraction to the world around him, Alexandre is a globe-trotter . Whether it's hiking the highest mountains right here in Quebec, enjoying the hot caribbean sun or backpacking across Europe, we can easily say that he is always ready for any challenge or adventure.
Will you be ready to dive in with him in the design of your next extraordinary event?
Jeremie had his start with Creativ Nation as an audiovisual freelancer. His integration into the team was quick and his great attitude and work ethic became quite contagious for all. Jeremie is quite versatile and loves working in diversified fields of av. Foh sound, Led wall technician , truck driver, technical director, you name it, he’s willing to dig in !He is passionate about av and is ready to implicate himself in whatever facet that will take us to the next level. Stand by for more on what is sure to be an amazing story with Creativ Nation.
First graduated in Interior Design at College Marie-Victorin, Sylvianne completed her academic background in Scenography at Université du Québec à Montréal. Passionate about designing high-caliber sets and having participated in the design and production of stage sets in theater, humor and corporate environment, Sylvianne is the key creativ person at Creativ Nation to take your event project to another level. Her artistic touch and creative vision allow events to stand out and leave a lasting memory in the minds of all our clients.
And how does she find inspiration? Especially during outdoor sport sessions, such as hiking or climbing in the mountains. These are perfect moments for her to disconnect, but also perfect to come back with new ideas!
Lawyer by training, Geoffroy fell from a very young age into the world of video, thanks to Auvitec, a family business located in Paris. In Quebec since 2008, he founded the Cavaland Park equestrian show site in 2013 with his wife. He took care, among other things, of the technical direction of the Park. Passionate about new technologies and a self-taught temperament, Geoffroy is also a video chief.
In 2018 he joined the beautiful Creativ Nation’s team as video coordinator. Therefore, he actively participates in the technical design of various events entrusted to the company and is involved in the installation and operation of these. Versatile, he also plays a role as an advisor to the management team when purchasing or renewing equipment. On the lookout for all the news related to the field of video and technology, Geoffroy is a real ally for all projects.
With more than 15 years of experience on an impressive variety of events, shows and tours, Alexandre is the audio coordinator that all teams would like to have. It's a luck he's part of the Creativ Nation’s team! No matter what type of sound equipment, Alexandre is your man. For him, sound is part of his life. As a multi-instrumentalist musician, he is always ready to make noise! But be careful, this does not prevent Alexandre from enjoying breaks into the woods, so he can enjoy small moments of well-deserved silence!
Lighting and Rigging Coordinator
Very imaginative, Pierre-Luc can do almost everything. From the manufacture of a piece of furniture integrating a sound system that can offer a unique sound experience, to imagine the best way to highlight it with lighting, Pierre-Luc meets the challenges with brilliance. How? By not forgetting to hum happily!
Christel was only 3 years old, but already the entertainment industry was at the center of her life. Starting dance at school at a very young age, she assures, when she grows up, the stage management. Self-taught and with no specific training related to the profession of stage manager, Christel develops her expertise through the events she participates. Professional with an atypical career, she is proud today to sign the management of several important events, both in Quebec and internationally.
Leaving her comfort zone does not scare Christel. She loves to discover the world, backpack on her shoulders. Whether as a stage manager or FOH, Christel will be there to ensure that your event always meets your expectations!
Graphic designer and web programmer, Francis is in charge of the creative mandates of the company as well as our website and intranet. Going through marketing agencies and then entrepreneurship, he has honed his skills and become a major asset at Creativ Nation. Greedy for new trends and self-taught, he likes to add strings to his bow by learning different computer languages, such as HTML, CSS and JS. What also makes Francis turn his head are thrills, the outdoors activities and more recently, cryptocurrency.
Determined and versatile, Cyrielle particularly likes to be involved in all projects that want to be creative. With a Bachelor's degree in Communication, she masters the art of writing and knows how to respond positively to everyday challenges, making her a colleague in whom she is easy to trust. Young mother passionate about design and cooking, Cyrielle brings a breath of fresh air and a refreshing vision to the projects entrusted to Creativ Nation. It is by focusing and offering its 110% that Cyrielle will make you smile with its facial expressions! Under these expressions hides great ideas, for big dreams.
Michelle is a very entertaining person with a color of her own, tinged with peas. She always has the word to laugh, even if sometimes there are too many vowels. Her role at Creativ Nation? Coordinate with a hand of master the human resource aspect of our productions, on the field. Thanks to her highly developed creative side, she always finds a solution to the changes that our industry can bring. Artist painter on her personal hours, she lives only for art in all its forms.
Marie-Eve has a disarming sincerity. She does not hesitate to say what she thinks, but never with the intention of hurting. She is also very attentive and gentle when it's time to be. Knowing how to take advantage of her setbacks, the obstacles do not discourage her. As soon as she has a an objective in mind, nothing can stop her. Marie-Eve has a passion for getting out into the open air, creating new goals and challenges. When she's not at Creativ Nation, she loves spending time with family and friends.
Pragmatic coordinator, Amelie is conscientious and has an innate sense of organization and duty. In recent years, she has been fortunate enough to experience many journeys around the globe, forging her ability to adapt to the most extravagant challenges. She is both cerebral and artistic, loving people and passionate about life. Amelie is the one who knows how to gather people and transmit her optimism easily.
Simon has always been a very hardworking person, with clear goals in mind. He has quickly risen through the ranks of Creativ Nation and is today proudly the warehouse manager. Thanks to his natural leadership, his iron will, his perseverance and his big arms, Simon is a great asset in the team! Passionate about all-terrain vehicles and nature, Simon is a true natural!
Video Department Supervisor
Ghislain is a versatile with a diversified background. Beginning his career as a DJ, his developed sense of observation and his incredible analytical mind allow him to climb the ladder. He becomes a cameraman and continues his journey as a video department supervisor with us, at Creativ Nation. He enjoys exchanging ideas and debating topics for the simple pleasure of convincing his audience or remaking the world in good company. For Ghislain, the family spirit is a very important value, even a priority! In his spare time, he enjoys escaping with his family on a camping trip to discover the beautiful regions of Quebec.
Charles is a motivated, generous and friendly person. He’s not afraid of looking ridiculous and his humor perfectly represents his personality. He works within our company to make his mark and learn from the event field. Outside of work, Charles is a video game enthousiast and excels in sports, such as skateboarding and hockey. What he loves the most is to spend time with his family. This young man has already Creativ Nation tattooed on his heart, and he says it with pride!
Jessica Gauthier-Di Raddo
Working and methodical, Jessica is a really good team worker. Resourceful and communicative, her inner joy also put smile on her colleagues and around her. As a photographer, videographer and painter, Jessica also loves cinema and literature, but appreciated even more moments with her dog Wilson!
If you see Jessica in the warehouse, in a truck or on an event, you'll meet an helpful person and good listener.
Armand has been our inventory manager for more than 5 years. His sense of organization, his meticulousness and his resourcefulness allow him to be operational and efficient in his work. With over 20 years of experience in the industry, Armand became interested in the performing arts as a high school student while working at his school's auditorium. Nature lovers, he likes to enjoy his free time to walk around. Also a family man, Armand prioritizes a healthy lifestyle, encouraging his daughter in his sporting aspirations and participating himself in several races.
Stéphane is attentive and considerate. He is our supply manager and makes sure you have everything you need, at all times. Efficient and fast, he is the person to go to in order to get something in particular. At Creativ Nation, we call it our footed Wikipedia, although he finds himself less accurate. His interest and desire to always learn new things, everything and nothing, make him a reference. Constant learning is not his only occupation. Stéphane also enjoys reading and outdoor activities, such as kayaking!
Maintenance and Repairs Technician
First of all, you must know that Fredric is a great music lover. Guitarist for over 20 years, he is as much a music lover as a musician. His passion for music goes so far as to make his tube amps himself, as in the good old days! Although he was not born at these times, he is nostalgic of the 60s and 70s. Fervent defender of the environment, he does not hesitate to put his colleagues on the right path by encouraging them to recycling through awareness. Be careful if you ever throw a bottle in the trash, Frederic will not be far to lecture you!