TORONTO, Aug. 5 /CNW/ - Cinram International Income Fund ("Cinram" or the
"Fund") (TSX: CRW.UN) today announced the appointment of John H. Bell,
B.Comm., C.A., as chief financial officer. Mr. Bell will report to Dave
Rubenstein, Cinram's chief executive officer, and will assume his role on
"We are very pleased to welcome John to Cinram," said Dave Rubenstein.
"He has extensive experience in financial management, treasury and
administration, which will make him a valuable member of our executive team."
Prior to joining Cinram, Mr. Bell was chief financial officer of Patheon
Inc. He brings considerable executive-level and financial experience to
Cinram. During the past twenty years, he has held chief financial and
operating officer positions with both public and private companies in several
industries, including global manufacturing organizations and real estate. Mr.
Bell is a Chartered Accountant and holds a bachelor of commerce degree from
the University of Manitoba. He is member of the Institute of Corporate
Directors and is a trustee of InterRent Real Estate Investment Trust.
Cinram International Inc., an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of the
Fund, is the world's largest provider of pre-recorded multimedia products and
related logistics services. With facilities in North America and Europe,
Cinram International Inc. manufactures and distributes pre-recorded DVDs,
audio CDs, and CD-ROMs for motion picture studios, music labels, publishers
and computer software companies around the world. Cinram now also provides
distribution and logistics services to the telecommunications industry in
North America and Europe through its wireless subsidiaries. The Fund's units
are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol CRW.UN. For more
information, visit our website at www.cinram.com.
For further information:
For further information: Lyne B. Fisher, Tel: (416) 321-7930,