MONTREAL, Jan. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - Astral Media Inc. (TSX: ACM.A/ACM.B),
today announced a reorganization of some of its English-language Radio
operations in markets across Canada.
In order to maintain and enhance the competitive position of its 82 radio
stations across Canada, following the integration of the Standard Radio
assets, Astral Media Radio has reorganized some of its English-language
operations. This has resulted in the departure of 23 employees at all levels
of the organization. For the most part, these positions will not be replaced.
Astral Media wishes to sincerely thank these employees for their
contribution and wishes them the best of luck for the future. The Company is
confident that this reorganization will allow the Radio Group to continue to
enhance its competitive position, and to remain the most important radio
reference in Canada.
Astral Media is a leading Canadian media company, active in specialty and
pay television, radio, outdoor advertising and interactive media. Astral
Media's solid and dynamic presence in the country's major markets rests on its
commitment to offer a unique combination of high-quality, targeted media for
all its audiences.
For further information:
For further information: Alain Bergeron, Vice-President, Brand
Management and Corporate Communications, Astral Media Inc., (514) 939-5000