Introducing Éric Baranes, Owner of La Baguette & l’Echalote

Éric is an entrepreneur and a seasoned businessman with more than 25 years of experience in Europe, the United States and Canada, in industries as diverse as information technology and building materials.

He is particularly talented in creating new businesses, and is the co-founder of Ophio Software, a Vancouver-based company, and IDESCI, a Paris-based company. His latest entrepreneurial venture: buying La Baguette & l’Echalote-Blé Bakery Ltd; an institution in the Franco-Colombian community since 1982. He loves managing this business almost as much as he loves the bread made there!