OAKVILLE, ON, Jan. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Tim Hortons Inc. (TSX: THI, NYSE:
THI) today announced that Scott Toop, General Counsel, is leaving the
organization effective January 13th, 2012. Mr. Toop joined Tim Hortons in August of 2009.
Mr. Toop sought to return to the U.S. where he is a citizen and he will
be commencing a new career opportunity.
"We appreciate Scott's many contributions to our organization during the
past couple of years and wish him every success in his new
opportunity," said Paul House, Executive Chairman, and President & CEO.
A new General Counsel will be appointed to replace Mr. Toop.
Tim Hortons Inc. Overview
Tim Hortons is one of the largest publicly-traded restaurant chains in
North America based on market capitalization, and the largest in
Canada. Operating in the quick service segment of the restaurant
industry, Tim Hortons appeals to a broad range of consumer tastes, with
a menu that includes premium coffee, espresso-based specialty coffees
including lattes, cappuccinos and espresso-flavoured shots, specialty
teas, home-style soups, fresh sandwiches, wraps, hot breakfast
sandwiches and fresh baked goods, including our trademark donuts. As of
October 2nd, 2011, Tim Hortons had 3,871 systemwide restaurants, including 3,225 in
Canada, 645 in the United States and one in the Gulf Cooperation
Council. More information about the Company is available at www.timhortons.com.
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