Yellow Pages Group
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Yellow Pages Group

October 15, 2010 07:30 ET

Yellow Pages Group Named One of Canada's Top 100 Employers for the Fifth Consecutive Year

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2010) - For the fifth consecutive year, Yellow Pages Group (YPG), a leading performance media and marketing solutions company, is proud to have been recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers by Mediacorp Canada Inc., publisher of employment-related periodicals and online directories.

For this 2011 edition, YPG was ranked among the country's best companies for the quality of its working environment, employee engagement, and ecological initiatives in the face of the century-old company's accelerated digital transformation.

The company also continues to invest in the training of all its employees, particularly via its learning portal that encompasses more than 500 different online courses. YPG uses different tools such as company news feeds and guidebooks.

"This year was particularly special at Yellow Pages Group. We introduced a new brand identity to reposition our business as a digital leader," said Marc P. Tellier, President and Chief Executive Officer of Yellow Pages Group. "Not only have we been transforming our services but changing longstanding public perceptions around who we are and what we do. Our employees have been a crucial part of this transformation. They clearly embraced the new Yellow Pages brand positioning, our growth strategy as well as the overall vision for the future of this company," continued Tellier.

Yellow Pages Group employs close to 2,300 people in Canada. The company places great importance on the employees' involvement in their professional development and has introduced various programs aimed at supporting them on their career path and to help them make the same digital transition the company continues to move towards.

Yellow Pages Group offers employment opportunities in sales, marketing, customer service, finance, technology and several other fields. To view current job offers, visit http://jobs.ypg.com/.

About Yellow Pages Group

Yellow Pages Group (YPG) is Canada's leading performance media and marketing solutions company. The Company brings consumers and businesses together locally through its network of print, digital and mobile properties. YPG enables consumers to make smarter decisions, helping people find what they need wherever and whenever. The Company partners with businesses to build successful marketing and lead generation programs, helping them grow their business. YPG is held by Yellow Media Inc. which owns and operates some of Canada's leading properties and publications including Yellow Pages™ directories, YellowPages.ca™, Canada411.ca™, AutoTrader.ca, LesPAC.com, and RedFlagDeals.com. For more information: www.ypg.com.

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