Media Advisory - Bell Canada, MTS to make service improvement announcement

WINNIPEG, May 19, 2016 /CNW/ - Representatives from Bell Canada and MTS will be joined by the Honourable Brian Pallister, Premier of Manitoba, to announce plans to improve telecommunications services in Manitoba.


Friday, May 20, 2016

10 a.m. CT


Morris Multiplex (Crocus Room)

380 Stampede Grounds

Morris, MB


The Honourable Brian Pallister (Premier of Manitoba)

Wade Oosterman (Group President – Bell Canada and BCE)

Mirko Bibic (Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer and Executive Vice President, Corporate Development – BCE)

Paul Beauregard (Chief Corporate and Strategy Officer & Corporate Secretary – MTS)

Pat Solman (Senior Vice-President, Network and Field Services – MTS)  


Media are invited to attend.

About MTS
At MTS, we're proud to be Manitoba's leading information and communications technology provider. We're dedicated to delivering a full suite of services for Manitobans – Internet, Wireless, TV, Phone Service and Security Systems plus a full suite of Information Solutions, including Unified Cloud and Managed Services. You can count on MTS to make connecting your world easy. We're with you.

We live where we work and actively give back to organizations that strengthen our communities. Through MTS Future First, we provide sponsorships, grants and scholarships, value-in-kind support and volunteer commitment in Manitoba.

MTS Inc. is wholly owned by Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. (TSX: MBT). For more on MTS' products and services, visit For investor information, visit

About Bell
Canada's largest communications company, Bell provides consumer, business and government customers with a comprehensive and innovative suite of broadband wireless, TV, Internet and business communication services from Bell Canada and Bell Aliant. Bell Media is Canada's premier multimedia company with leading assets in television, radio, out of home and digital media. Founded in Montréal in 1880, Bell is wholly owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE). To learn more, please visit or

The Bell Let's Talk initiative promotes Canadian mental health with national awareness and anti-stigma campaigns like Bell Let's Talk Day and significant Bell funding of community care and access, research, and workplace initiatives. To learn more, please visit

SOURCE Manitoba Telecom Services Inc.

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For further information: Media: MTS, Jeremy Sawatzky, 204-958-3230,; Bell Mobility, Jason Laszlo, 905-614-6602,

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