Vidéotron Gets New CEO

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Canadian MSO Vidéotron Ltée promoted senior vice president of sales,
marketing and customer services Robert Depatie to the post of president and

He succeeds interim CEO Pierre Karl Peladau, head of Vidéotron parent
Quebecor Inc., who had run the company since Guy Beauchamp was fired in July

Vidéotron serves 1.433 million cable customers in Quebec. More than 195,000
also subscribe to interactive TV on its digital service, illico.

The MSO is also the leader in high-speed cable Internet access throughout
Quebec, with more than 372,189 Internet customers by cable modem and