Christine Magee is appointed to the Board
TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc. ("SiriusXM Canada" or the "Company") (TSX: XSR), parent of Sirius XM Canada Inc., announced that Ms. Christine Magee has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors. Ms. Magee was elected as an independent director to the Board at the Company's Annual Meeting of Shareholder held this morning. Ms. Magee replaces Pierre Boivin, following his resignation at the end of a 9 year term as an independent director of the Company.
"We welcome Christine to our Board," said Mr. John Bitove, Chairman of SiriusXM Canada. "On behalf of the Board, I would like to extend our thanks and appreciation of Pierre's guidance and contribution to the SiriusXM Canada Board over the years."
Ms. Magee is the President and co-founder of Sleep Country Canada (SCC). Ms. Magee's leadership, abilities, and vision have been instrumental in growing SCC from its inception to become the dominant Canadian market leader with 250 + stores. As SCC's spokesperson, Ms. Magee is also charged with steering the company's internal and external profile, culture and public relations. Prior to starting SCC in 1994, Ms. Magee worked in the banking industry for 13 years where she developed extensive experience in debt structure and finance while gaining knowledge and exposure to a variety of industries, markets and management styles.
About SiriusXM Canada
Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc. (TSX: XSR) operates as SiriusXM Canada. SiriusXM Canada, with over 2.4 million subscribers, is the country's leading audio entertainment company and broadcasts more than 120 satellite radio channels featuring premier sports, news, talk, entertainment and commercial-free music. SiriusXM Canada offers an array of content from the most recognized news and entertainment brands as well as every major sport including the NHL, NFL and MLB.
SiriusXM programming is available on a variety of devices including pre-installed and after-market radios in cars, trucks and boats, smartphones and mobile devices, and consumer electronics products for homes and offices. SiriusXM programming is also available online at www.siriusxm.ca and on Apple and Android-powered mobile devices.
SiriusXM Canada has partnerships with every major automaker and its radio products are available at more than 3,000 retail locations nationwide. To find out more about SiriusXM Canada (TSX: XSR), visit our website at www.siriusxm.ca.
SOURCE: Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc.
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