Cogeco Cable Canada
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Cogeco Cable Canada

February 20, 2014 14:30 ET

Cogeco Cable Canada Named Company of the Year by Women in Communications and Technology

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Feb. 20, 2014) - Cogeco Cable Canada ("Cogeco") is pleased and proud to announce that it has received the Company of the Year Award from Women in Communications and Technology (formerly known as Canadian Women in Communications) for 2013. This distinction underscores the company's leadership efforts in supporting the advancement of women in the communications and technology industry.

"The role of women in the organization is of the greatest importance to us here at Cogeco," said Louise St-Pierre, President and Chief Executive Officer, Cogeco Cable Canada, adding: "We firmly believe that our strengths lie, among other things, in our ability to attract the very best talent. The fact that women occupy so many senior executive positions at Cogeco is a clear indication of their significant contributions to the company's success. This award provides further incentive for us to press forward and continue our efforts to support the advancement of women, not only within our industry, but in the wider business world."

Representatives of Cogeco Cable Canada will be on hand to receive the award at Women in Communications and Technology's Annual Awards Gala on April 7, 2014, at the Fairmount Château Laurier in Ottawa.

ABOUT COGECO CABLE CANADA

Cogeco Cable Canada (www.cogeco.ca) regroups the Canadian cable operations of Cogeco Cable Inc. Cogeco Cable Canada is the second largest cable operator in Ontario and Quebec in terms of the number of Basic Cable service customers served. Cogeco Cable Inc. is a telecommunications corporation and is the 11th largest hybrid fibre coaxial cable operator in North America operating in Canada under the Cogeco Cable brand name in Quebec and Ontario, and in the United States through its subsidiary Atlantic Broadband in Western Pennsylvania, South Florida, Maryland/Delaware and South Carolina. Its two-way broadband cable networks provide to its residential and small business customers Analogue and Digital Television, High Speed Internet ("HSI") and Telephony services. Through its subsidiaries Cogeco Data Services and PEER 1 Hosting, Cogeco Cable Inc. provides its commercial customers a suite of IT hosting, information and communications technology services (Data Centre, Co-location, Managed Hosting, Cloud Infrastructure and Connectivity), with 20 data centres, extensive fibre networks in Montreal and Toronto as well as points-of-presence in North America and Europe. Cogeco Cable Inc.'s subordinate voting shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CCA).

Contact Information

  • Marina Brzeski
    Director, Corporate Communications
    514 764-4613