Nomination Date: 19/03/2019
Richard Serour has lived in Saint-Laurent his entire life, attending school from elementary to the CÉGEP, and remains in Saint-Laurent with his wife and three boys. A graduate of Concordia University in Commerce, he worked as a radio presenter at CJAD 800 AM. He was also an opinion columnist for The Suburban newspaper, one of the largest English-language newspapers in Quebec.
For the past 20 years, he has dedicated his life to helping people who want to immigrate to Canada as President and CEO of the Canadian Immigration Council. Richard is recognized as one of the leading professionals in the field of immigration in Montreal and Quebec. Perfectly quadrilingual (English, French, Arabic and Hebrew), he spends his free time in arenas watching and encouraging his sons in hockey and talking with people in the community.