BOUCHERVILLE, QC, May 28, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - We are saddened to learn
of the passing of Jacques Landreville, Chairman of the Board of
Directors of Colabor Group Inc. Mr. Landreville was successively
Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Colabor Income Fund, from the time
of its listing on the stock market in 2005, and Chairman of the Board
of Directors, after Colabor's conversion to a corporation in 2009.
A seasoned manager, he held responsibilities with large companies as
manager, vice-president and, with Culinar, as president. In 1991, he
became president of Uni-Select, leading that company with distinction
for more than 15 years. He also served on many boards of directors
throughout his career.
"Colabor is deeply saddened by Jacques Landreville's passing. His
strategic vision and his business acumen contributed to the development
of the Company. All members of the organization join me in offering our
sincere condolences to his family," said Robert Panet-Raymond, director
of Colabor since 2005. The Board of Directors has appointed Mr.
Panet-Raymond to serve as interim Chairman following Mr. Landreville's
Colabor is a wholesaler and distributor of food and non-food products
serving the retail market (grocery stores, convenience stores, etc.)
and the foodservice market (cafeterias, restaurants, hotels, restaurant
chains), in Quebec, Ontario and the Atlantic provinces.
This news release may contain forward-looking statements reflecting the
opinions or current expectations of Colabor Group Inc. concerning its
performance and business operations and future events. These statements
are subject to risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Actual results or
events may differ.
For further information:
Colabor Group Inc.
Jean-François Neault, CPA, CMA, MBA
Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
Tel. 450-449-0026 ext. 308
Maison Brison Inc.
Martin Goulet, CFA
Senior Vice-President, Investor Relations
Tel. 514-731-0000 ext. 229