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A RICH LEGACY,
A BRIGHT FUTURE.

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HISTORY OF
EVH & ASSOCIATES

EVH & Associates is an investment and parent company providing funding, resources and expertise to innovative businesses and passionate entrepreneurs. With a diverse team of industry experts, we’re an active growth partner to our portfolio companies, supporting them and sharing the risk as they make new leaps and build sustainable value.

Since our founding in 1987 by architectural product designer Eberhard von Huene, we have acquired a diverse portfolio of unique, high-quality brands. We’re deliberately industry-agnostic, with a diverse portfolio of debt-free companies characterized by sustainable cash flow, opportunities for growth and a focus on meaningful value creation.

Our leadership team consists of current and former entrepreneurs in diverse industries, and we seek out companies that will benefit from our expertise, passion, and networks. The quality of our portfolio companies’ products, our ability to identify new opportunities and our smart approach to risk have driven our expansion into various markets.

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Meet our Leadership Team

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Eberhard von Huene President/CEO

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Josée Gagnon CFO/Director

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Dennis De Braga Vice-President/Corporate Strategist

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Annie Lajeunesse Director

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WITH A DIVERSE TEAM OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS. WE’RE AN ACTIVE GROWTH PARTNER TO OUR PORTFOLIO COMPANIES.

A Sample of Our Portfolio

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Contessa Cabinets

Acquired in 1995, Contessa Cabinets is a leading manufacturer of high-quality counters, cabinets and fixtures for kitchens, bathrooms, offices, and other residential and commercial spaces. Their services include end-to-end space planning from concept design and architectural planning to custom manufacturing to installation, with on-time delivery, on-site verification, and unconditional after-sales service.

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NUA Office

Founded in 2015, NUA Office Inc. is a distributor of high-quality, contemporary furniture and innovative custom design solutions to corporate, government, healthcare, and education clients across Canada. Their diverse team brings a range of expertise to provide comprehensive solutions to create beautiful, functional, and flexible workspaces that inspire.

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Baronesse Cosmetics

Founded in 2001, Baronesse Cosmetics is a Canadian distributor of luxury, world-renowned skin and body care brands to the professional spa and medical industry. With a passion for beauty and wellness, Baronesse is more than a supplier, partnering with businesses to provide product, brand, and market education to ensure their success.

We’re always looking to invest in exceptional people, companies and ideas.

Reach out to us at info@evh.net

IN THE NEWS

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Converting to LED Energy-Saving Lighting

EVH & Associates has provided funding for a building retrofit to convert all lights to LED energy-saving lighting for EVH & Associates Headquarters, Contessa Cabinets and Baronesse Cosmetics. This $70,000 investment will help to minimize our entire building’s energy use and environmental impact.

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Investing in the Online Customer Experience

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has further brought to light the importance of digital communications, and we are committed to creating optimal online experiences. EVH & Associates is investing in new websites for NUA Office, Contessa Cabinets, Baronesse Cosmetics.

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Investing in Contessa Cabinets

EVH & Associates has provided funding to support a Modernization Plan for Contessa Cabinets. The financial support includes an $800,000 equipment acquisition and $100,000 for a customized software program.