QUÉBEC CITY, April 30, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Quebecor is proud to be associated with the 3rd Foire des entrepreneurs, organized by the Chambre de commerce et d'industrie de Québec. Quebecor is a major partner of the event, which will be held on April 30, 2015 at the ExpoCité exhibition centre. The Foire des entrepreneurs is a key opportunity for all Québec City-area entrepreneurs to network, get information, and keep abreast of the entrepreneurial environment in Québec. The Fondation de l'entrepreneurship will also release its Indice entrepreneurial québécois 2015, an index that measures all the factors in the entrepreneurial process and provides a reliable picture of the current situation.
"As one of the pioneers of Québec Inc., Quebecor is committed to supporting initiatives that promote entrepreneurship in Québec," said Pierre Dion, President and CEO of Quebecor. "We believe the vitality of our entire society depends on the existence of strong and diverse companies. Businesses - small, medium-sized and large - are the creators of wealth and the drivers of development."
Quebecor supports the Foire des entrepreneurs by providing promotional space for the event on its media platforms. The Videotron Business Solutions team will also be on-site to answer questions from Québec City-area entrepreneurs about their telecommunications needs.
Quebecor, a Canadian leader in telecommunications, entertainment, news media and culture, is one of the best-performing integrated communications companies in the industry. Driven by their determination to deliver the best possible customer experience, all of Quebecor's subsidiaries and brands are differentiated by their high-quality, multiplatform, convergent products and services.
Quebecor (TSX: QBR.A, QBR.B) is headquartered in Québec. It holds a 75.36% interest in Quebecor Media, which employs close to 11,300 people in Canada.
A family business founded in 1950, Quebecor is strongly committed to the community. Every year, it actively supports people working with more than 400 organizations in the vital fields of culture, health, education, the environment and entrepreneurship.
For further information:
Martin Tremblay, Vice President, Public Affairs, Quebecor Media, 514-380-1985, [email protected]