Our Management Team


Betty Pilon – President


  • Joined Montebello Packaging in 1980 as head of the Accounting Department as their Controller after obtaining her CPA – CA with Deloitte Touche
  • Is innovative with extraordinary leadership skills which is invaluable to the ongoing growth and success of Montebello Packaging
  • This company is like family to her and she takes pride in watching it grow and prosper
  • Has a natural talent for creativity and an unceasing desire to learn something new every day
  • Her integrity, perseverance, impeccable memory, good sense of humour coupled with common sense all contribute to how she gives direction to Montebello on a daily basis
  • Enjoys spending time with her family
  • Is an avid gardener whose perennial gardens are a vista of colour and beauty, admired by all

Jean-François Leclerc – General Manager

Jean-François Leclerc

  • Business IT Consultant for Montebello Packaging since 2009, joined the company in 2014
  • Loves all facets of business management and believes in teamwork and collaboration
  • Has 15 years of experience in Business Processes and Information Technology
  • Brings years of experience from the distribution industry in purchasing, inventory, warehouse management
  • Loves to implement business solutions to improve productivity, increase visibility and provide meaningful data
  • Special interests include reading, construction, home automation
  • Enjoys spending time with his family

Fred Long – Director of Quality Operations


  • Joined Montebello Packaging in 2012.
  • Holds background education in life sciences.
  • Built his skills set and quality background through 13 years in the pharmaceutical industry prior to joining Montebello Packaging.
  • Believes that out of strong teamwork, robust systems are created and continuous improvements evolves, which in the end, benefits your company and your customers.
  • Curious and always eager to learn, enjoys developing his comprehension of systems and processes.
  • When not working, appreciates spending time with his family, working around the house, music, and occasional online gaming.

Jay Avrett – Director of Graphics


  • Joined Montebello Packaging in 2013
  • Has 28 years experience in the graphic arts trade
  • Proud to be part of a company built from a solid foundation with good manufacturing principals
  • Contributes infinite creativity, motivation, and the energy which is essential to the completion of projects
  • Appreciates having the freedom to help make our products better and to watch new products, which have never been manufactured, become a reality
  • Positive and happy person who enjoys his work and working with other creative people trying new things and improving the day-to-day tasks
  • Special interests include making craft beer, hunting, and most recently – ice fishing in Canada
  • Also enjoys cooking on his grill, continually improving his BBQ skills

Celine Charette – Global Senior Process Analyst


  • @ Montebello Packaging since 2002
  • Background education in science
  • Many years of experience in the packaging industry
  • Extremely organized with extraordinary attention to the smallest detail
  • Committed to product excellence, ensuring total customer satisfaction
  • Enjoys nature, gardening and spending time outdoors