Ipsos-Infopresse 2016 index: Videotron named most influential Québec brand

March 17, 2016 - Press Release

Montréal, March 17, 2016 – Just a few hours after being ranked as Québec's most respected telecommunications company for the eleventh consecutive year, Videotron has been rated the most influential Québec brand in Québec by the Ipsos-Infopresse survey, released today at the RDV Marketing conference. This is the first time Videotron has made it into the top 5 on the list of major brands.

Part of Quebecers' lives
“For us, this is proof positive of the important role we play in our customers' daily lives,” commented Manon Brouillette, President & CEO of Videotron. “We have kept pace with their needs, their expectations and their lifestyles, while innovating and differentiating ourselves from the competition. Over the years, we have been able to set ourselves apart thanks to our best ambassadors, our employees. We have motivated them to focus on a single goal: delivering the best possible customer experience. We owe this honour to them.”

Videotron (www.videotron.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Quebecor Media Inc., is an integrated communications company engaged in cable television, interactive multimedia development, Internet access, cable telephone and mobile telephone services. Videotron is a leader in new technologies with its illico interactive television service and its broadband network, which supports high-speed cable Internet access, analog and digital cable television, and other services. As of December 31, 2015, Videotron was serving 1,736,900 cable television customers, including 1,570,600 Digital TV subscribers. Videotron is also the Québec leader in high-speed Internet access, with 1,568,200 subscribers to its cable service as of December 31, 2015. As of the same date, Videotron had 768,600 subscriber connections to its mobile telephone service and was providing cable telephone service to 1,316,300 Québec households and organizations. For the eleventh consecutive year, Videotron was ranked as Québec's most respected telecommunications company, based on a Léger survey.

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