Logistec plays an important role as the provider of choice for safe, sustainable and creative solutions in the marine and environmental sectors in North America. It has proven to be an amazing success story, not just fueling the revenue line of the business, but also positioned the Logistec family name as one of the most innovative business story in Canada.
As Vice-President, Information Systems, Nicole Paquin leads Logistec`s technology portfolio. She has a solid vision, coupled with a diverse set of abilities—a combination of entrepreneurship, process design and operational excellence. In addition to the company’s expansive technology portfolio, Nicole is now piloting a number of strategic initiatives to support Logistec’s growth.
With a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill and an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business, Ms. Paquin has worked in various positions at Logistec since 1991. She started working in the stevedoring business on the docks of Québec and Pointe-au-Pic (QC), was then named project manager in 1995, analyzing and developing commercial projects, as well as implementing and improving administrative tools for accounting, billing and costing.
In 2000, Ms. Paquin was promoted as director of the information systems department and has been instrumental in promoting application development, digital innovation and operating performance reporting at Logistec. Under her supervision, Logistec has developed customer-oriented inventory tracking tools and web applications, which enable all of Logistec’s operations.
In 2004, Ms. Paquin headed Logistec’s team in the implementation of internal controls over financial reporting after bill 198 was enacted and continues to manage the Certification team.
Nicole is a member of multiple boards including Logistec Corporation, Sanexen Environmental Services Inc., and Logistec Gulf Coast.