From Entrepreneur to Community Activist

After graduating from McGill University’s business school, Thierry Harris started his own company. He has since worked nationwide in an effort to integrate newcomers to Canada’s workforce, promote bilingualism and champion some of our most promising Canadian businesses.

Thierry lives in Ward 12 (Rideau-Vanier) with his wife Mélissa Gendron Harris. Together they run Cartouche Média, a company which produces short films and documentaries.

Professional experience:

Volunteer work:

“I’m running because I have a vision for a better future. Let’s dream big together.”

Embracing Bilingualism: My Heritage

Born to Mireille Chassay and Ian Harris, a francophone mother and anglophone father, Thierry understands the value of bilingualism.

“I’m proud of my heritage. I will use it to build bridges.”

Mireille Chassay (Harris) and great aunt Raymonde Martin

Inclusivity, Integrity and Transparency: Our Values

As a respected entrepreneur and community leader Thierry will uphold our community’s values.

“I stand for inclusivity, integrity and transparency and that’s exactly what I’ll bring to City Hall.”