MONTREAL, Nov. 22 /CNW Telbec/ - Prestige Telecom Inc. (TSX Venture: PR)
is pleased to announce that it has retained the services of two investor
relations firms. MaisonBrison in Montreal Quebec and Brisco Capital Partners
Corp. in Calgary, Alberta, to develop its corporate communications programs
across Canada. Services to be provided include the development of proactive
investor relations and media relations strategies as well as support for the
preparation and organization of meetings with investors. The firms will also
initiate and maintain contact with the financial community, shareholders,
investors and other stakeholders for the purpose of increasing awareness of
the Company and its activities.
"Prestige Telecom is experiencing robust growth with two recent
acquisitions and a financing that brought us new shareholders, said
Brian McFadden, President and Chief Operating Officer of Prestige Telecom.
"MaisonBrison and Brisco Capital Partners' reputations and expertise in
corporate communications, as well as their experience with numerous
fast-growing companies, made them logical partners in our development," said
"We are excited about raising Prestige Telecom's profile in the financial
community and with the public at large," said Martin Goulet, Senior Vice
President, Investor Relations of MaisonBrison. "We realize there is tremendous
potential for internal and external growth at Prestige Telecom. There is a
clear trend for telecommunication and cable companies, as well as wireless
service providers to outsource their network engineering, materials furnishing
and installation activities. As the largest independent provider of such
services in Canada, Prestige Telecom is well positioned to address this
growing market across the country."
Under the terms of the twelve-month agreement, MaisonBrison will receive
monthly fees of $5,000 plus certain additional fees based on the nature of the
services provided. Brisco Capital Partners' agreement is effective
immediately, and may be terminated by either party at any time. Brisco will be
paid a monthly fee of $6,000. All fees will be paid out of the Company's
general funds. No stock options have been granted to MaisonBrison or Brisco
Capital Partners by the Company.
About Prestige Telecom Inc.
Prestige Telecom is a leading provider of network engineering, materials
furnishing, installation and support services (commonly referred to as E, F&I
services) required to construct, operate and maintain wireline, wireless and
cable television networks.
Prestige Telecom assists telecommunications original equipment
manufacturers ("OEM") and service providers to engineer, install and upgrade
their wireless, wireline and cable television network infrastructures to
support enhanced voice, high speed data and video services.
In Canada, Prestige Telecom operates from three full service locations
based in Baie d'Urfé (Montreal), Quebec; Mississauga (Toronto), Ontario and
Calgary, Alberta and has more than 300 professional and technical personnel.
Prestige Telecom operates in the United States market through a mutual
subcontractor agreement with Comforce Telecom Inc. under the trade name
Prestige Comforce Professional Services ("PCPS"). PCPS is based in Plano,
Texas and provides services to customers throughout the United States.
About Brisco Capital Partners Corp
Brisco Capital Partners is a Calgary-based company specializing in
Investor Relations and Corporate Communications. The founding partners of
Brisco Capital bring 17 years of combined experience creating effective
results and driven Investor Relations programs for Canadian public companies.
Brisco is focused on growing investor interest through ongoing communication
and interaction with the investment community.
About MaisonBrison (MB)
Founded in 1983, MaisonBrison meets the communications needs of a number
of Canadian public and private companies. MaisonBrison offers a wide range of
services. Specializing in investor relations, public relations and media
relations, MB also offers graphic design and computer graphics services and
organizes marketing roadshows. The firm acts as communications department on
clients' behalf or enables them to outsource certain functions of their
choice. MB's team consists of specialists in finance and communications.
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the accuracy of this press release.
For further information:
For further information: Prestige Telecom Inc.: Brian McFadden,
President & Chief Operating Officer, (514) 457-4488, Ext. 263,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Brisco Capital Partners Corp: Gordon Aldcorn,
Partner, (403) 262-9888, email@example.com; MaisonBrison: Martin
Goulet, CFA Senior Vice President, Investor Relations, (514) 731-0000, Ext.