Cogeco Câble inc.

Cogeco Câble inc.

January 14, 2010 17:06 ET

Cogeco Cable Supports Haiti

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Jan. 14, 2010) - Cogeco Cable (TSX:CCA) today announced that it will donate $50,000 to the Red Cross to support the organization's efforts in Haiti following the earthquake of January 12, 2010.

"The cataclysm that rocked Haiti has shocked us all deeply, and we wish to extend our sincerest sympathies and words of encouragement to all of those in the immediate area of the earthquake, as well as to everyone here in Canada who has been touched by this awful tragedy," stated Louis Audet, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cogeco Cable. "We believed it was important to take action at once, and I am urging our collaborators, our partners and our clients to make donations also, if they can."

Those who wish to provide aid for the victims of the earthquake in Haiti may do so by contacting the Red Cross by telephone at 1 800 418-1111 or by Internet at


Cogeco Cable (, a telecommunications company offering a diverse range of services to its customers in Canada and Portugal, is the second largest cable operator in Ontario, Quebec and Portugal, in terms of the number of Basic Cable service customers served. Through its two-way broadband cable networks, Cogeco Cable provides its residential customers with Audio, Analogue and Digital Television, as well as HSI and Telephony services. Cogeco Cable also provides its business customers with data networking, e-business applications, video conferencing, web hosting, Ethernet, private line, VoIP, HSI, black fibre, data storage and security, and co-location services and other advanced communication solutions. Cogeco Cable's subordinate voting shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CCA).

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    Marie Carrier
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