Joël graduated from Cégep de Saint-Hyacinthe with a Collegial Degree in Textile – Specification in weaving and knitting. Since the last 17 years, Joël worked for different company in the textile Industry. He started his career with an FR weaving company. With this company, Joël developed skill in managing as Team Supervisor and on the technical side as Lab Director. Following this, Joël worked for another Textile company as Manager, Market Development, Technical Sales Support and Account executive. With this company, He worked on development of FR product, Create and maintain certification of FR and PFD Fabric ( UL Certification, CGSB Certification) and since 2005, Joël is an active member of the High visibility committee in Canada and in United State (CSA Z96 – ANSI 107). Currently, Joël hold the position of Account Manager For Québec and Maritimes Provinces at Davey Textile Solutions since 2013.