In prestigious Top 100 awards of Women's Executive Network (WXN)
MONTREAL, Dec. 4, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - TC Transcontinental congratulates
Isabelle Marcoux, Chair of the Board of Transcontinental Inc., on being
named a recipient of the prestigious Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100TM award for 2012.
Presented each year for the past decade by the Women's Executive Network
(WXN), the Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100TM awards recognize the professional achievements of the country's most
prominent female leaders in Canada's private, public and non-profit
sectors. Recipients are selected based on their strategic vision and
leadership, the financial success of their organization, and their
commitment to their community.
Isabelle Marcoux has been Chair of the Board of Transcontinental Inc.
since 2007, and prior to that was Vice President, Corporate Development
for the Company from 2004. In the latter capacity, she was responsible
for all strategic planning processes as well as mergers and
acquisitions. Ms. Marcoux is also a Member of the Board of George
Weston Limited, Rogers Communications Inc. and Power Corporation of
Canada. She is also a director of the Board of Trade of Metropolitan
Montreal and is well known for her deep commitment to the community.
Among other things, in the past year Ms. Marcoux chaired the Tel-Jeunes
2012-2017 fundraising campaign and will serve as Patron of Honour for
the 2012 Children's Ball of the Montreal Children's Hospital
"On behalf of the 18,000-member community of women of WXN, we
congratulate each of the winners we are honouring in this 10th edition of the Top 100 awards," said Women's Executive Network founder, Pamela Jeffery. "They
are an extraordinary group of female leaders who reach out to our
community and truly embody the qualities WXN strives to recognize. They
are dynamic, committed and inspiring leaders who blaze new trails for
Isabelle Marcoux joins 653 other women who have received Women's
Executive Network (WXN) Top 100 awards over the past decade. The full list of award winners is
available at top100women.ca.
About the Women's Executive Network (WXN)
Founded in 1997, the Women's Executive Network WXN is Canada's leading
organization dedicated to the advancement and recognition of women in
management, executive, professional and board roles. WXN is a founding
member of the Canadian Board Diversity Council, dedicated to increasing
the diversity of Canada's corporate boards.
About TC Transcontinental
TC Transcontinental creates marketing products and services that allow
businesses to attract, reach and retain their target customers. The
Corporation is the largest printer in Canada and the fourth-largest in
North America. As the leading publisher of consumer magazines and
French-language educational resources, and of community newspapers in
Quebec and the Atlantic provinces, it is also one of Canada's major
media groups. TC Transcontinental is also the leading door-to-door
distributor of advertising material in Canada through its Publisac
network in Quebec and Targeo in the rest of Canada. Thanks to a wide
digital network of more than 3,500 websites, the Corporation reaches
over 18.7 million unique visitors per month in Canada.
TC Transcontinental also offers interactive marketing products and
services that use new communication platforms supported by marketing
strategy and planning services, database analytics, premedia, e-flyers,
email marketing, custom communications and mobile solutions.
Transcontinental Inc. (TSX: TCL.A, TCL.B, TCL.PR.D), known by the brands
TC Transcontinental, TC Media and TC Transcontinental Printing, has
approximately 10,000 employees in Canada and the United States, and
reported revenues of C$2.0 billion in 2011. For more information about
the corporation, please visit www.tc.tc.
SOURCE: TRANSCONTINENTAL INC.
For further information:
Senior Advisor, External Communications
Telephone: 514 954-3581
Jennifer F. McCaughey
Senior Director, Investor Relations and
Telephone: 514 954-2821
A photo of Isabelle Marcoux
is available here.
Women's Executive Network (WXN)