MONTREAL, Dec. 14 /CNW Telbec/ - Aeroplan Income Fund today announced
that the following members of its Board of Trustees and of the Board of
Directors of Aeroplan Holding GP Inc. will resign as of January 1, 2008:
Mr. Bernard Attali, Mr. Pierre Marc Johnson, Mr. John T. McLennan, Mr. David
I. Richardson and Mr. Marvin Yontef. In addition, Mr. John Forzani, a director
since July 2007, will concurrently be appointed as a Trustee of the Fund.
These changes, which reflect Aeroplan's continuous evolution in the
loyalty management industry, will bring the total number of directors to
seven, with three trustees.
"On behalf of Aeroplan, I would like to sincerely thank our resigning
Directors and Trustees for their dedication and support," said Rupert
Duchesne, Aeroplan's President and Chief Executive Officer. "As a result of
these changes, Aeroplan will be assessing the size and composition of its
Board going forward."
Aeroplan is Canada's premier loyalty marketing company, dedicated to
developing and executing programs designed to engage the loyalty of its
Aeroplan's millions of members earn Aeroplan Miles with its network of
more than 70 world-class partners, representing more than 150 brands in the
financial, retail, and travel sectors. Miles earned may be redeemed for
Aeroplan's industry-leading ClassicFlight Rewards, innovative ClassicPlus
Flight Rewards, and global Star Alliance Flight Rewards, offering travel to
more than 850 destinations worldwide. In 2006 alone, more than 1.4 million
round-trip flight rewards were issued. Aeroplan's roster of non-flight rewards
includes more than 400 exciting specialty, merchandise, and experiential
rewards, as well as hotel and car rental rewards. Members are encouraged to
stay engaged with Aeroplan and avoid mileage expiration due to inactivity by
earning or redeeming Aeroplan Miles at least once in any consecutive
For more information about Aeroplan, please visit www.aeroplan.com.
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