Boards of Directors of Quebecor, Quebecor Media and TVA Group: Appointment
MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 03/13/14 -- The Boards of
Directors of Quebecor (TSX: QBR.A)(TSX: QBR.B), Quebecor Media and
TVA Group (TSX: TVA.B) are pleased to announce the appointment of
Robert Depatie, President and CEO of Quebecor and of Quebecor Media,
as a member of their respective Boards.
The Board of Quebecor Media also named Francoise Bertrand as
Chairperson of the Board and the Right Honourable Brian Mulroney as
Vice Chairman, the positions they occupy on the Board of Quebecor.
Ms. Bertrand and Mr. Mulroney issued the following statement: "We
want to reiterate that our priority is the creation of shareholder
value. We welcome the appointment of our President and CEO, Robert
Depatie, to the Corporation's three Boards of Directors. Recognized
as an exceptional leader and a masterful manager, Robert has been
instrumental in Videotron's success over the past 10 years."
Quebecor, a Canadian telecommunications, entertainment and news media
leader, is one of the best-performing integrated communications
companies in the industry. Driven by their determination to deliver
the best possible customer experience, all of Quebecor's subsidiaries
and brands are differentiated by their high-quality, multiplatform,
convergent products and services.
Quebecor (TSX: QBR.A)(TSX: QBR.B) is firmly based in Quebec. It holds
a 75.36% interest in Quebecor Media, which employs nearly 16,000
people in Canada.
A family business founded in 1950, Quebecor is strongly committed to
the community. Every year, it actively supports people working with
more than 400 organizations in the vital fields of culture, health,
education, the environment and entrepreneurship.
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Vice President, Public Affairs
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