Yellow Pages Group Named One of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the Sixth Consecutive Year
Montreal (Quebec) - October 7, 2011 – For the sixth consecutive year, Yellow Pages Group (YPG), Canada’s leading performance media and marketing solutions company, is proud to have been recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers by Mediacorp Canada Inc., publisher of employment-related periodicals and online directories.
For the 2012 edition, YPG is ranked among the country’s best companies for its flexible work schedule, education promotion program which offers employees bursaries of $1,000 per year and its web-based learning centre accessible 24/7, offering more than 500 free courses. The Company’s strong values are best illustrated by its commitment to open communication, teamwork, respect and passion.
“As we continue our digital transformation, this past year was difficult, but characterized with unprecedented launches, innovations and partnerships that would not have been possible without the full dedication and support of our employees,” said Marc P. Tellier, President and Chief Executive Officer of Yellow Pages Group. “With the launch of our 360° Solution featuring new services such as SEO, SEM and website creation, as well as a full-serve agency to meet the needs of our national advertisers, we now have the largest team of digital marketers in the country,” continued Tellier.
Yellow Pages Group employs up to 2,500 Canadians and continues to support the professional development of its workforce, particularly through its online learning portal. To help each individual make the same digital transition as the Company, YPG also encourages employee development through a variety of initiatives including sales certification.
Yellow Pages Group offers employment opportunities in sales, marketing, customer service, finance, technology and several other fields. To view current job offers, visit http://jobs.corporate.yp.ca/ .
About Yellow Pages Group
Yellow Pages Group (YPG) is Canada’s leading performance media and marketing solutions company. The Company serves approximately 370,000 local businesses through its nation-wide sales force of over 1,200 media consultants. YPG also caters to the country’s largest national agencies and advertisers through Mediative, its digital advertising and marketing solutions division. YPG is held by Yellow Media Inc. (TSX: YLO) which owns and operates some of Canada’s leading properties and publications including Yellow Pages™ directories, YellowPages.ca™ , Canada411.ca™ , LesPAC.com , and RedFlagDeals.com . The Yellow Media Inc. network of online properties reaches over 9.2M unique visitors monthly. For more information: corporate.yp.ca .
*Yellow Pages Group, YellowPages, Canpages, Canada411, RedFlagDeals, LesPAC are registered trademarks of Yellow Media Inc.