Quebecor Media Inc.
TSX : QBR.A
TSX : QBR.B

Quebecor Media Inc.

January 11, 2007 13:49 ET

Louis Morin Named Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 11, 2007) - Pierre Karl Peladeau, President and Chief Executive Officer of Quebecor Inc. and Vice Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Quebecor Media Inc., is pleased to announce the appointment of Louis Morin as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Quebecor Media Inc. Mr. Morin will take up his duties on January 15, 2007.

Mr. Morin will put the solid experience he acquired at Bombardier between 1982 and 2006 to work for Quebecor Media. During his time there, he held a number of positions, including that of Chief Financial Officer of Bombardier Recreational Products Inc., Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Bombardier Inc., and Vice President of Finance for Bombardier Aerospace. He holds an MBA from HEC Montreal.

"Louis Morin has an impressive track record and I am confident that he will be successful in assuming his new role," said Pierre Karl Peladeau, President and Chief Executive Officer of Quebecor Inc. and Vice Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Quebecor Media Inc.

The Company

Quebecor Media, a subsidiary of Quebecor Inc. (TSX:QBR.A)(TSX:QBR.B), owns operating companies in numerous media-related businesses: Videotron Ltd., the largest cable operator in Quebec and a major Internet Service Provider and provider of telephone and business telecommunications services; Sun Media Corporation, Canada's largest national chain of tabloids and community newspapers; TVA Group Inc., operator of the largest French-language general-interest television network in Quebec, a number of specialty channels, and the English-language general-interest station Sun TV; Canoe Inc., operator of a network of English- and French-language Internet properties in Canada; Nurun Inc., an important interactive technologies and communications agency in Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia; companies engaged in book publishing and magazine publishing; and companies engaged in the production, distribution and retailing of cultural products, namely Archambault Group Inc., the largest chain of music stores in eastern Canada, TVA Films, and Le SuperClub Videotron ltee, a chain of video and video game rental and retail stores.

Contact Information

  • Quebecor Inc.
    Luc Lavoie
    Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs
    514-380-1974
    Portable: 514-947-6672
    Lavoie.luc@quebecor.com