March 24, 2017
VIA Rail’s President and CEO, Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, was appointed the honorary Lieutenant-Colonel of the Régiment de Maisonneuve and accepted the mandate to reinforce the link between the military and Montréal’s civilian community and promote esprit de corps. This appointment reflects Mr. Desjardins-Siciliano’s leadership in recognizing the value military members can add to the Canadian workforce.
Lieutenant-Colonel Jean-François Latreille, CD, Commanding officer of the Régiment de Maisonneuve; Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, President and CEO of VIA Rail and Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel of the Régiment de Maisonneuve; and Colonel (ret.) Roger Chouinard, CD, Honorary Colonel of the Régiment de Maisonneuve.