MEGA Brands appoints Al Hunyadi as President of Stationery & Activities



    LIVINGSTON, NJ, April 5 /CNW Telbec/ - MEGA Brands Inc. (TSE: MB) today
announced the appointment of Al Hunyadi as President, Stationery & Activities,
of the Corporation, effective April 9, 2007. In this senior capacity, Hunyadi
will lead the execution of the Corporation's Stationery & Activities
initiatives worldwide. The MEGA Brands portfolio includes a broad range of
leading creative products such as Rose Art(R) art materials, school supplies,
creative coloring and craft kits, SRX(R) and USA Gold(R) writing instruments
and the Board Dudes(R) family of presentation products.
    "We are thrilled to have Al Hunyadi on our team. With his successful
track record in the domestic and global stationery business, Al has the right
experience and know-how to help us drive continued expansion and accelerate
our market share and brand elevation plans," stated Vic Bertrand, COO of MEGA
Brands. "There is tremendous growth potential for our products and Al has
demonstrated that he has the leadership to drive MEGA Brands to new levels
through retailer programs and operational excellence."
    Hunyadi has over twenty-five years of experience in executive leadership
roles with Hallmark and its subsidiaries, including Executive Vice President
and COO of Binney & Smith (Crayola), and Group Managing Director of Hallmark
Europe. Hunyadi will be based in Livingston, NJ, and will report to Vic
Bertrand.

    About MEGA Brands

    MEGA Brands is a trusted family of leading global brands in construction
toys, games & puzzles, arts & crafts and stationery. We offer engaging
creative experiences for children and families through innovative,
well-designed, affordable and high-quality products that deliver on our
Creativity to the Rescue promise. For more information, please visit
http://www.megabrands.com.

    The MEGA logo, Creativity to the Rescue, Mega Bloks, Rose Art, Magnetix
and Board Dudes are trademarks of MEGA Brands Inc. or its affiliates.




For further information:

For further information: FINANCIAL ANALYSTS AND BUSINESS MEDIA: Alex
Radmanovich, (514) 333-3339 ext.745; TRADE MEDIA: Carine Sroujian, (514)
333-5555 ext. 669, csroujian@megabrands.com

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