In 2006, BRANCHEZ-VOUS! increased its sales by 31 % and produced net earnings of nearly $ 275 000

    MONTREAL, April 18 /CNW Telbec/ - BRANCHEZ-VOUS! inc. (TSX Venture
Exchange: BZV) disclosed its financial statements for the fiscal year 2006,
ended December 31, 2006. The year 2006 showed satisfying results, mostly due
to a general increase in the advertising market.
    The corporation's revenues were above $ 3.4 million in 2006, compared to
slightly more than $ 2.6 millions in 2005, or an increase of 31 %. "Our growth
is in synch with the growth of the Internet advertising market, says Patrick
Pierra, CEO of BRANCHEZ-VOUS!. Our sales increased both on sites we represent
and on our own sites. Growth should continue at a sustained pace in 2007."
    Gross profit increased by 16 %, from almost $ 1.8 million in 2005 to
above $ 2 million in 2006.
    Net earnings were $ 274,000 in 2006 - or an 8% net margin. These earnings
compare to $ 553,000 in 2005 - or a decrease of 50%. Basic and diluted
earnings per share were at almost 1 cent in 2006, compared to almost 2 cents
in 2005. "The major part of this decrease is related to a non recurring event,
the fact that we made our vice-president, sales, a significant shareholder so
as to align his interests with those of the shareholders, says Patrick Pierra.
In 2007, we are confident to increase our earnings."
    These results contributed to increasing BRANCHEZ-VOUS! shareholders'
equity, from $ 1,140,000 as at December 31, 2005 to $ 1,462,000 as at December
31, 2006, or almost 5 cents per share. From this amount, a little more than
$ 1 million was in cash, cash equivalents, short-term and long-term
    "We remain open to acquisition or investment opportunities in companies
or new projects in our sector", says André Bisson, Chairman of the Board of
directors of BRANCHEZ-VOUS!

    In the fourth quarter of 2006, ended on December 31, 2006:

       - the Corporation's revenues increased by 21 % compared to revenues
         of the fourth quarter of 2005, due to an increase in advertising
       - Gross profit increased y 9% compared to the fourth quarter of 2005;
       - Net earnings increased by 22% compared to the fourth quarter of

    Table summarizing the main financial results
                           Quarter       Quarter   Fiscal year   Fiscal year
                             ended         ended         ended         ended
                       December 31,  December 31,  December 31,  December 31,
                              2006          2006          2006          2005
    Revenues           $ 1,042,000     $ 859,000   $ 3,444,000   $ 2,629,000
    Gross profit         $ 606,000     $ 565,000   $ 2,042,000   $ 1,759,000
    Net earnings         $ 207,000     $ 170,000     $ 274,000     $ 553,000
    Basic and diluted
     earnings per
     share                  $ 0.01        $ 0.01        $ 0.01        $ 0.02

    BRANCHEZ-VOUS! Shareholders' annual meeting will be held on June 18 at
10:30 AM at 1, Place Ville-Marie, 37th Floor, Lafleur boardroom, in Montréal,

    About BRANCHEZ-VOUS! inc.

    BRANCHEZ-VOUS! inc. is a leading Montreal-based Internet media company.
It owns and operates the portal and the BRANCHEZ-VOUS!
Network. ( is the largest independent
portal in Quebec. With a news, business and technology focus, it primarily
targets an audience of active adults working in and/or interested by
technology and reaches approximately half a million users each month.
    The BRANCHEZ-VOUS! Network is the largest French-language Internet
advertising network, comprised of over 50 web sites for which BRANCHEZ-VOUS!
sells national advertising. It reaches over 3 million French Canadians every
month and includes, the French version of Canada411,
and ten sites owned and operated by Astral Media.
    BRANCHEZ-VOUS! is listed on the TSX Venture exchange under the symbol BZV
and has approximately 29.3 million shares outstanding. Additional information
on the Corporation can be obtained on SEDAR ( and at

    The TSX Venture exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the
    contents of this press release.

For further information:

For further information: Patrick Pierra, President and CEO, (514)
842-3838 ext. 249; Nicholas Powell, Investment Relations consultant, (514)

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