Pierre Bonin has been Chief Information Officer (CIO) of Videotron since March 2014. Pierre applies his vast experience in telecommunications and business to manage a 700-person IT team dedicated to developing, implementing and providing support for information technologies.
His mandate is to work with all corporate departments to maximize the use of the technologies needed to achieve Videotron’s business objectives. He also ensures that Videotron remains at the technological cutting edge by targeting value-added opportunities and translating them into innovative strategies.
Pierre holds an MBA from HEC Montréal, a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Université de Sherbrooke and ASC certification (certified corporate director). He has been involved in the IT and telecom industry for nearly 30 years with Bell Canada, Microcell (Fido) and other companies. Endowed with strong entrepreneurial instincts, he has steered investments and exercised strategic leadership at SMEs in the data processing centre industry.
Pierre Bonin is a seasoned manager who has spearheaded large-scale projects and helped numerous organizations effectively integrate the IT function into their activities. At Bell Canada, he headed a 750-person team that developed and implemented a number of powerful, award-winning IT tools. At Microcell (Fido), he delivered the goods by overhauling the IT department and optimizing operations.