Daniel Gélinas

Tête à Tête

Daniel Gélinas

The Revue Politique “Tête à Tête” series delves into the lives of newsmakers, movers and shakers. In these in-depth and personal conversations, Pierre Donais sits down with guests to discuss their life experiences and to reveal what drives them today.

In this episode, Pierre speaks with Daniel Gélinas, CEO of the “Société du 400e de Québec.” At the request of Quebec City Mayor Régis Labeaume, Mr. Gélinas agreed to lead the corporation responsible for organizing Quebec City’s 400th anniversary celebrations. This endeavour was an overwhelming success and included concerts by notable musical icons such as Paul McCartney and Céline Dion, among others.


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Pierre Donais

Drawing on four decades of radio and TV experience, Pierre has a reputation for being as personable as he is astute. He joined CPAC in 2003 to host Revue Politique, a nightly review of the day’s politics for Francophone viewers. He also delves into the personal with guests on Tête à Tête. A former anchor and journalist at TQS and Télémédia CIMF-FM in Outaouais, Pierre also served as radio host and station manager. He has recently completed his Master’s degree in law at the University of Ottawa.