About

As the largest independent tradeshow that caters to the needs of Québec retailers

VOCA brings together all of the fashion industry’s decision makers under one roof: retailers, representatives, manufacturing agents, designers, studios, suppliers, institutions and the media.
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Created by businesspeople for businesspeople, VOCA’s seasonal or themed tradeshows unveil all the latest trends and R&D from major brands.

For exhibitors, VOCA tradeshows offer innovative spaces to simplify and maximize business opportunities. For visitors, VOCA events ensure an unmatched, integrated purchasing experience as well as the gateway to all sectors of the fashion industry—from local markets to the international scene.
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Depending on the specific tradeshow, theme and location, VOCA is:
Over 250 exhibitors + 800 brands + 60 000 sq. ft

Mission

Collaborate. Gather. Innovate. VOCA’s mission is bring together decisions makers from Québec’s fashion industry to create business opportunities between local retailers and manufacturers from around the world.

Management team

VOCA fashion tradeshows are organized by a team of professionals dedicated to creating and managing customized events for the local manufacturing industry.

Linda Fortier
Linda Fortier
President
l.fortier@vocamode.ca
Pierre Savard
Pierre Savard
Executive Advisor
p.savard@vocamode.ca
Mélissa Tremblay
Mélissa Tremblay
Retail Partnership Manager
m.tremblay@vocamode.ca
virginie
Virginie Arès-Trépanier
Exhibitor Partnership Manager
info@vocamode.ca
vanessa
Vanessa Kim Lavoie
Logistics Manager
v.lavoie@vocamode.ca

Advisory Committee

VOCA values collaboration and synergy. To that end, it has set up an Advisory Committee of fashion and retail experts, representing various sectors of the fashion industry as well as multiple associations and key para-public organizations.

Stéphane Drouin, Executive Director, Centre québécois d’innovation en commerce

Stephan Frisko, Sales Director, Skechers Canada

Stéphane Fortin, Customer Experience Director, Group ABP Furniture Design and Rental

Stéphanie Gauthier, Co-President, Jodabe & Les Griffés

Christian Girard, Chair of the Board of Directors, Association des représentants de la mode du Québec

Sylvie Houle, President, Association des représentants des vêtements pour enfants du Québec / Director —Perlimpinpin

Denis Lemieux, Chair of the Board of Directors, Expo Mode

Stéphane Pinoul, Executive Director, BOGS Footwear

Mathieu St-Arnaud-Lavoie, Associate Executive Director, Mmode, La Grappe métropolitaine de la mode

Richard Talbot, President, Agence RT / Membre of the Board of Directors, Association des représentants de l’industrie du sport du Québec

Marc Vézina, President, Message Factory vêtements écologiques

Partners

VOCA relies on the support of partners, including different levels of government, financial institutions, parapublic organizations—all of which are dedicated to the success of Québec’s fashion industry

Collaborators

Whether you are part of an association, group or other industry stakeholder, collaborating with VOCA offers your members often exclusive access to events and communications campaigns.

VOCA Mode Spring + Summer 2021

In collaboration with

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