HALIFAX, Feb. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - EastLink confirmed today that the company
has earned Gold Standard distinction as one of Canada's 50 Best Managed
Companies. Canada's 50 Best Gold Standard Requalified Members
"We operate in a highly competitive industry and that motivates us to
consistently refine our products, services and customer experience
while improving efficiencies," said Deborah Shaffner, President and COO
Established in 1993, Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies continues to be
the business award hallmark of excellence, recognizing Canadian
companies that have outperformed their competitors, created thousands
of jobs, achieved sustainable growth and excelled both at home and
Applications are reviewed by an independent judging panel that evaluates
how companies address various business challenges, including new
technologies, globalization, brand management, leadership, leveraging
and developing core competencies, designing information systems, and
hiring the right talent to facilitate growth.
"This Gold Standard recognition is dedicated to our employees from coast
to coast who bring their competitive spirit and professionalism to
their jobs every day and to our customers who continue to inspire us to
be our best," said Ms. Shaffner.
Headquartered in Nova Scotia with more than 1,600 employees from coast
to coast, EastLink delivers world-class video entertainment, internet
and telephone services to residential, business and public-sector
customers across Canada.
Using its state-of-the-art fibre network, EastLink offers advanced
services including the best OnDemand, HD and 3D programming, High Speed
Internet including our Internet 100 Mbps, competitive local telephone
services, and exclusive locally produced programming via EastLink TV.
For further information:
Jill Laing | Public and Media Relations | Marketing | EastLink
Jill.Laing@corp.eastlink.ca | T: 902.446.1939 | F: 902.453.2118