Canada’s Best Managed Companies (since 2003)

Les Résidences Soleil has been honoured and acknowledged as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for a 21th consecutive year. The company now accumulates 21 years as member of the prestigious Best Managed Platinum Club.

This award is a sought-after symbol of excellence among Canadian-owned and managed companies. The Platinum Club symbolizes the very pinnacle among award winners, paying tribute to the “best of the best,” i.e., companies that have been on the country’s Best Managed list for at least six consecutive years. In this regard, Groupe Savoie is proud of its standing as a Platinum Club member for an impressive ten years in a row! Canada’s Best Managed Companies, created in 1993, is the premier ranking system for Canadian companies. The hundreds of companies that enter the contest each year undergo a strict evaluation process, including an analysis of their financial results, overall performance and sustainable growth. The awards are a means of putting a spotlight on Canadian companies that have a solid strategy, exceptional capabilities, commitment and return on investment.

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Consumer’s Choice since 2003

Les Résidences Soleil has been a Consumer Choice Award winner every year since 2003, in other words, for 21 consecutive years.

The Consumer Choice Award team partners with Léger Marketing to obtain feedback from thousands of consumers and businesses through an exhaustive national survey. For us, this is not only a true pledge of quality and trust, but also an honour that serves to differentiate us.

“Consumer Choice Award has been helping people make the best choices since 1987. It is the only organization to identify the best service providers in various categories by means of an independent, statistically accurate market survey. Consumer Choice Award recipients are selected by you, the consumer, rather than by a committee of judges. Each year, consumers from across Canada are surveyed and asked about their opinions, perceptions and expectations of the daily services they benefit from. Léger Marketing, Canada’s leading market survey company, is mandated to survey both consumers and organizations. Only the top-ranked companies are selected for consideration. The Consumer Choice Award logo is considered a mark of excellence and serves to identify those companies that were selected as exceptional service providers.” – Consumer Choice Award 

Read the articles: 2024, 2023, 202120182016

Coup de Coeur philanthropique 2024 Award

The Savoie family’s exceptional and unwavering commitment to the Fondation du Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke (CHUS) over the past 20 years was recognised on 18 April at the Théâtre Granada in Sherbrooke, much to their surprise, at the 23rd edition of the Gala Reconnaissance – Implication bénévole 2024.

During this emotional evening, a special tribute was paid to the Savoie family, with the presentation of the Prix Coup de cœur philanthropique for their leadership, dedication and generosity, notably through an exceptional donation of $675,000 to improve services for the elderly in the CHUS’ two emergency rooms.

“Your involvement and leadership have paved the way for many other partners and sponsors. Your participation in the Fondation du CHUS Golf Tournaments for over 15 years has been remarkable. You are an inspiration to many of us here this evening, and we thank you for your generosity, dedication and commitment to the Fondation du CHUS and its establishment, which goes a long way towards improving patient care. Many thanks and congratulations to the Savoie family! — Jacques Fortier, Chairman of the Board, CIUSSS de l’Estrie – CHUS 

Read the article: 2024

Bonjour Résidences Signature Award

Passion and excellence for the well-being of seniors have enabled Les Résidences Soleil to shine throughout the year, with the Signature Bonjour Résidences award, created to showcase the best private residences for seniors in Quebec.

It is an honour for Les Résidences Soleil – Famille Savoie to once again be among the top 10 RPA in Quebec in 2023 and to receive the Bonjour Résidences Signature Award for a third consecutive year!

  • In 2023: For the third year in a row, Les Résidences Soleil wins a Signature Award, this time for Les Résidences Soleil Manoir Brossard! “Their passion and excellence for the well-being of seniors have enabled them to stand out throughout the year.” – Bonjour Résidences
  • In 2022: Les Résidences Soleil Manoir Laval is included in the 2022 list. “With its luxurious facilities, wide range of activities and presence in the community, this Laval RPA has everything to please and put a smile on the faces of the seniors who live there.” – Bonjour Résidences
  • In 2021: Les Résidences Soleil Manoir Granby is one of the 2021 winners. “This magnificent residence, located on the shores of Lake Boivin, offers a wide variety of activities for an active and enjoyable retirement.” – Bonjour Résidences

Moisson Montréal 2022 Award

Every year, the Reconnaissance event honours the generosity of the members of the Moisson Montréal family. This event is an opportunity to thank our partners for their commitment, including the Savoie Family.

In 2022, the Savoie Family, represented by Mr. Eddy Junior Savoie, received a certificate of recognition for their involvement and dedication throughout the year. The Savoie Family is proud to collaborate with organizations such as Moisson Montréal that make a difference in their community.

Special Mention from the Annual Conference

A true pioneer in the sector of seniors residences in Quebec, Mr. Eddy Savoie receives the Annual Conference’s Honourable Mention Award from the Quebec Seniors’ Housing Group (QSHG) to highlight his life’s work.

The QSHG Distinction Awards recognize seniors residences for their exceptional contributions toward improving the lives of their residents. On November 7, 2019 during the 7th edition of the Quebec Seniors’ Housing Group’s Annual Conference, three seniors residences, six employees, and an entrepreneur who has contributed to the growth of this business sector were honoured with an award. 

“The Distinction Awards honour the finest in private seniors residences. They highlight the remarkable contributions of kindhearted people who work every day to provide the best quality of life for their residents,” – Yves Desjardins, President and CEO of QSHG. Read more in our

News section : Special Mention Award from the Annual Conference and Social and Community Engagement Award

2017 RQRA Coup de Coeur Award

Les Résidences Soleil Manoir St-Laurent won the 2017 «Coup de Cœur» award for Its «All togheter for Monarchs» price at the RQRA Annual Conference.

The RQRA Annual Conference is designed to congratulate the residences that continually contribute to improving the quality of life of their residents by awarding five Distinction Awards annually, among the small and large seniors’ residences across Quebec. The coveted «Coup de Cœur» award was won by a vote among all the members of the group, choosing among a hundred anonymous projects, the project he would most like to achieve in their home. Especially since this award distinction allows to highlight the most beautiful creations in residences for seniors.

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2016 RQRA Coup de Coeur Award

Les Résidences Soleil Manoir Boucherville won the ”Prix Coup de Coeur 2016” awarded by the Regroupement québécois des residences pour aînés (RQRA) for its project : “À vos cœurs, prêt? Santé!”.

The members of the RQRA highlighted the merit of Les Résidences Soleil Manoir Boucherville, by giving them the ”Prix Coup de Coeur 2016” among the Distinction Awards for the project “À vos cœurs, prêt? Santé!”. This project was put in place to increase healthy lifestyles through eating habits, prevention and physical, intellectual and social activity. The winner of this Distinction Award was voted by the residences member of the RQRA, they had to choose their favorite project among the 68 applications submitted. We would like to mention the involvement of all our departments who collaborated on this amazing project.

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2014 RQRA Coup de Coeur Award

Les Résidences Soleil Manoir St-Léonard was awarded the Coup de Coeur prize for his “Act of Love for Christmas”. The residence offered the contest’s winner a free apartment for the rest of her life, as well as 2 weeks stays at no cost to 24 seniors, as part of a television show.

Five retirement residences received recognition from their peers at the annual convention of the Regroupement Québécois des residences pour aînés (RQRA) held in Rimouski. For the second consecutive year, the RQRA awarded Distinction Awards to private residences for their outstanding contribution in improving the quality of life of their residents. 

Read the article: 2014

Laureat Gala Entreprendre 2014: Nataly Savoie

Every year, a woman and a man are chosen democratically by a grand jury of nine people (members of the ”Cercle Entreprendre”) for their outstanding work and contribution to development of our society. 

Maisons Fleuries 6 appartments or more : Les Résidences Soleil Manoir Granby 

”Comité d’embelissement” 2014’s edition Granby City

Prix Grand Bâtisseur 2006 : Eddy Savoie 

Gala du Mérite Économique 2006 

This award is given to an individual who has achieved remarkable and exceptional success in his or her field of activity. It highlights the positive actions taken by this candidate during his career, which have contributed to improve the economic situation of the region. This award is presented by the organizing committee of the ”Gala du Mérite Économique”.

Read the article: 2006

Other awards

Entreprise de Service 2002 (service company award)

Builder of the month Award – Builder/Architect 2001

  • Groupe Savoie was named Builder of the Month for November/December 2001 by Builder/Architect magazine.

Excellence Award

  • Gala du Mérite Économique, 1994 and 1996.  

Builder Award

  • Les Résidences Soleil won a Builder award (gerontology) in 1996.