MONTRÉAL, March 17, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - For the eleventh year in a row, Léger's annual corporate reputation survey has ranked Videotron first among telecommunications companies. Videotron has won the title every year since 2005, a telling indicator of the strong relationship it has developed with Québec consumers.
Tops in consumer confidence year after year
"We are honoured by this distinction our customers have bestowed upon us for more than 10 years," said Manon Brouillette, President & CEO of Videotron. "We are grateful to them for allowing us to be part of their daily lives. We owe this honour to our employees, who consistently strive to excel in order to deliver the best possible customer experience. And we owe it to the consumers who place their trust in us and motivate us to keep looking for new ways to meet their needs with our product and service offerings."
Giving consumers more
In 2015, Videotron continued working to set itself apart and anticipate the needs of its residential and business customers by offering unique, innovative, powerful products. Examples include its illico 4K Ultra-HD PVR, the Unlimited Music service, the acquisition of 4 Degrees and construction of a new data centre in Montréal. Meanwhile Club illico, which now has more than 260,000 members, has proved to be a resounding success. The subscription video-on-demand service continued its growth and made its mark on Québec's cultural scene with the release of its first original series, Blue Moon and Karl & Max.
Videotron (www.videotron.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Quebecor Media Inc., is an integrated communications company engaged in cable television, interactive multimedia development, Internet access, cable telephone and mobile telephone services. Videotron is a leader in new technologies with its illico interactive television service and its broadband network, which supports high-speed cable Internet access, analog and digital cable television, and other services. As of December 31, 2015, Videotron was serving 1,736,900 cable television customers, including 1,570,600 Digital TV subscribers. Videotron is also the Québec leader in high-speed Internet access, with 1,568,200 subscribers to its cable service as of December 31, 2015. As of the same date, Videotron had 768,600 subscriber connections to its mobile telephone service and was providing cable telephone service to 1,316,300 Québec households and organizations. For the eleventh consecutive year, Videotron was ranked as Québec's most respected telecommunications company, based on a Léger survey.
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