Astral Launches its 2011-2012 Corporate Social Responsibility Annual Report

Astral Launches its 2011-2012 Corporate Social Responsibility Annual Report 
MONTREAL, Sept. 12, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Astral Media Inc. (TSX: ACM.A ACM.B) 
is proud to announce the launch of its 2011-2012 Corporate Responsibility 
Annual Report, presenting the Company's recent major cultural, community and 
environmental initiatives. 
This year's report celebrates Astral's core values and unique culture. 
Astral's 2,800 employees from across the country are the essence of this 
unique culture, and the cornerstone of its successes. The report concretely 
sheds light on several of the hundreds of charities, causes, cultural events 
and activities that Astral supports or helps bring to life, while also 
highlighting how employees get involved. Throughout the report, employees' 
voices can be heard via quotes that illustrate their attachment to our 
Canadian culture, their communities and Astral. 
"Each year, Astral and its media properties invest over $190 million in 
Canadian culture and give over $25 million in air-time to charitable 
organizations to raise their profile and support their important fundraising 
activities. These commitments are at the core of our vision and of the values 
shared by our employees across the country. United, they are an unstoppable 
force and I am very proud of the work that they have done," said Jacques 
Parisien, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. 
The report is available online and can be downloaded in PDF format at 
www.astral.com/en/social-responsibility. 
Founded in 1961, Astral is one of Canada's largest media companies. It 
operates several media properties - pay and specialty television, radio, 
out-of-home advertising and digital - that are among the most popular in the 
country. Astral plays a central role in community life across the country by 
offering diverse, rich, and vibrant programming that meets the tastes and 
needs of consumers and advertisers alike. To learn more about Astral, please 
visit astral.com. 
Olivier Racette Advisor, Corporate Communications Astral Media Inc. 
514939-5000 oracette@astral.com 
SOURCE: Astral 
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