- Chantal Panneton
Interior Design Partner, APDIQ CertifiedEnterprising and audacious, she puts her remarkable intuition for marketing into everything she says. She uses her passion for communicating the importance of creativity to the members of her multidisciplinary team in order to boldly meet challenges and provide the best solution by means of design.
Her understanding of the psychology of space and the impact of interior layout on how the individual operates, as well as her commitment to quality creation and execution, her dedication to clients and to the conscientious analysis of their needs, her knowledge of social and property requirements – all of these factors elevate the firm’s actions to unequalled excellence.
Ms. Panneton founded A2DESIGN upon finishing her interior design studies in 1991 and joined the Association professionnelle des designers d’intérieur du Québec. Determined to distinguish herself in the field, she deployed her assets and got involved in every sphere of activity in design and architecture. Beyond managing the company, she boasts more than 20 years’ passionate work as well as her intimate knowledge of business and real estate development, ensuring the advancement of the firm’s multidisciplinary services. Ms. Panneton offers all her clients creative, effective solutions – and an unprecedented degree of partnership. She has primarily worked on real estate projects; that is, hundreds of commercial and office design projects throughout Quebec and Ontario.
- Stéphan Grenier
Partner, Architecture Technology Expert, OTPQInnovative, curious and investigative, his natural ease in developing new information technologies for BIM applications like Revit® have allowed the company to innovate within its project performance procedures and processes since the early 2000s.
He ensures that every project, virtualized in 3D by the team, contains all the information collected, guaranteeing our clients will fully understand the issues of their project.
As a partner at A2DESIGN since 1994, Mr. Grenier has rigorously developed working procedures and project management tools for the firm. With a degree in Architectural Engineering from the CEGEP du Vieux-Montréal in 1991, Mr. Grenier has been a member of the Ordre des technologues professionnels du Québec (OTPQ) since 1988.
In the pre-project phase or during planning sessions, Mr. Grenier focuses on evaluating the feasibility of a new project, its concrete and logistical requirements – keeping regulatory demands in mind. In addition, the experience he gained as vice-president of a construction company until 2007 gives Mr. Grenier an exceptional mastery of construction principles, in both theory and practice.
- Faber Cayouette
Partner, Architect, OAQ – Landscape Architect, AAPQ – Urban Designer, ADUQ Director of Strategic DesignPassionate, creative and multifaceted, his holistic viewpoint lends to the integral role he plays in urban design, architecture and landscape architecture, His comprehensive, dynamic and proactive approach along with his experience and skill sets enable him to oversee projects which respond perfectly to the specific needs of clients and users alike.
His career path of over 30 years, working with a number of consortiums and multidisciplinary teams, has contributed to his strong sense of diplomacy and tact while consistently adapting to a broad range of environments. Up on the most recent trends in design and active in industry competitions, he successfully hatches technical solutions, of which some are quite complex indeed!
With A2DESIGN since 2016, Mr. Cayouette earned his Certificate as a Technician in Architecture from Rimouski College (1983), a Bachelor of Architecture from Université de Laval (1991) and is a Member of the OAQ (1994). After 25 years in landscape architecture and urban design, he went on to become a Landscape Architect Emeritus, AAPQ (2009). Throughout his career he has participated in various large-scale projects for several renowned architectural firms. His collaborative endeavours span diverse sectors, from residential to industrial, through to commercial, institutional, gaming, museums and interpretation centres.
- Céline Gaudreault
Partner, APDIQ & DIC certified interior designerAs the partner in charge of the project production & creation, Céline supervises and challenges the design team and ensures quality control and compliance with standards.
With almost 35 years of experience in interior design, Céline is recognized for her expertise in optimization studies that ensure effective management of spaces. She has been chosen to share her knowledge and expertise on many occasions through conferences, publications and master classes.
An APDIQ certified interior designer, Céline graduated from UQAM in 1981 with a degree in environmental design. She founded SPATIUM design de l’environnement in 1988 (now forming a single entity with A2DESIGN). Visionary, rigorous and creative, she attaches particular importance to innovation and continuous improvement.
- Guylaine Breault
Partner, Business Development, Workplace StrategistGuylaine has more than 25 years of experience as a sales advisor and sales manager for a distribution company and as a workplace consultant for a leading manufacturer of office furniture. She joined SPATIUM as a partner in charge of the Business Development in 2004.
She combines her passion for the workplace stakes and her knowledge of the challenges managers face on a daily basis in order to offer tailored solutions fitting their vision. She has built a strong and wide network of professionals which makes her a key player in every project team.
As a workplace strategist, Guylaine makes it a point of honour that the client is well oriented and guided, and that the project delivered meets all their expectations. She supervises the process of standardizing workspaces, including the purchasing of furniture and integrated systems.
- JoAnne Boileau
Partner, Business Development Commercial Division, Auto Dealership
Mrs. Boileau developed her expertise in the conception and the design of several dealerships and automobile manufacturers for more than 25 years, JoAnne joins our multidisciplinary team to reach her new goals and professional challenges to the advantage of the clientele throughout Canada, allowing her to answer to the emergence of new opportunities.