Growth $1,000,000


With support from the Capital croissance PME fund, Alain Bradette becomes the new owner of Équipements Villeneuve Inc., a BRP, Honda, KTM and PGO dealership in Saguenay.



Since 1968, Équipements Villeneuve has proudly served outdoor enthusiasts and thrill-seekers in the Saguenay—Lac-Saint-Jean region. The Saguenay-based company offers a full range of new recreation vehicles from Honda, BRP and KTM, in addition to quality Honda mechanical products. The company is home to close to 30 employees. 


CCPME II is an investment fund with the primary mission of providing patient capital to Québec SMEs to carry out a variety of expansion projects. It strives in particular to keep SME ownership in Québec as entrepreneurs start thinking about taking their retirement. Managed by Desjardins Business Capital régional et coopératif, CCPME is designed to meet the financing needs of Québec companies, primarily in the form of subordinated loans of less than $5 million.


The Capital croissance PME fund is managed by Desjardins Business Capital régional et coopératif. Its investment professionals are spread across all regions of Québec:

Marco Gaignard
Investment Manager
819 825-2843, ext. 7252226
Jean-Philippe Tremblay
Investment Manager
418 543-1718, ext. 288
Jean Langevin
Associated Vice-President
819 376-6900, ext. 233


Michel Leclerc
Vice-President, Northen and Eastern Quebec,
Subordinated Debt
418 723-4794, ext. 7153245
Claude Rhéaume
Managing Vice-President, Investment (Ad intérim)
514 281-2302

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