Gérald Tremblay

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Gérald Tremblay
Gérald Tremblay November 2011.jpg
41st Mayor of Montreal
In office
January 1, 2002 – November 5, 2012
Preceded byPierre Bourque
Succeeded byJane Cowell-Poitras (Acting)
Michael Applebaum
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Science and Technology
In office
1989–1994
PremierRobert Bourassa
Daniel Johnson, Jr.
Succeeded byDaniel Paillé
MNA for Outremont
In office
1989–1996
Preceded byPierre Fortier
Succeeded byPierre-Étienne Laporte
Personal details
Born (1942-09-20) September 20, 1942 (age 79)
Ottawa, Ontario
Political partyUnion Montréal (defunct)
Quebec Liberal Party (provincial)
Spouse(s)Suzanne Tailleur
RelationsMarcel Tremblay (brother)
ChildrenMarie-Laurence,
Georges-Étienne
Alma materUniversity of Ottawa
Harvard Business
ProfessionEntrepreneur Businessman

Gérald Tremblay (born September 20, 1942) is a Canadian politician and businessman. He was Mayor of Montreal from 2002 until his resignation in 2012. He also was president of the Montreal Metropolitan Community.

Tremblay resigned as Mayor on November 5, 2012 after people accused him of corruption.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Gyulai, Linda. "Tremblay's faith doesn't absolve him of responsibility for mess at city hall". The Gazette. Retrieved 12 August 2015.
  2. Woods, Allan (November 5, 2012). "Montreal Mayor Gérald Tremblay quits". Toronto Star. Retrieved November 5, 2012.