Quebecor Inc.

Quebecor Inc.

September 08, 2005 14:57 ET

Mark D'Souza Appointed Vice President Finance Quebecor Media

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 8, 2005) - Quebecor Media Inc. (TSX:QBR.MV.A)(TSX:QBR.SV.B) is pleased to announce Mark D'Souza is appointed Vice President Finance replacing Jacques Mallette who will assume responsibilities of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Quebecor World. Mr. Mallette will continue in his role as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Quebecor Inc.

Mr. D'Souza joined Quebecor in 1997 as Treasurer of Quebecor World. In 2002, he was appointed Vice President and Treasurer of Quebecor and assumed the same responsibilities at Quebecor Media. He holds an MBA and Law Degree from the University of Montreal.

"I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mark D'Souza who has a vast experience at Quebecor," commented Pierre Karl Peladeau, President and Chief Executive Officer, Quebecor.

The Company

Quebecor Inc. (TSX: QBR.MV.A, QBR.SV.B) is a communications company with operations in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia. It has two operating subsidiaries, Quebecor World Inc. and Quebecor Media Inc. Quebecor World is one of the largest commercial print media services companies in the world. Quebecor Media owns operating companies in numerous media-related businesses: Videotron ltee, the largest cable operator in Quebec and a major Internet Service Provider and provider of telephone services; Videotron Telecom Ltd., a provider of 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 and Europe; companies engaged in book publishing and magazine publishing; and production, distribution and retailing of cultural products through 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. Quebecor has operations in 17 countries.

Contact Information

  • Quebecor Inc.
    Luc Lavoie
    Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs
    (514) 380-1974
    (514) 886-7665 (Portable)