UPDATED ON: Thursday, June 18, 2009
From The Globe and Mail
M. Eric R. La Flèche, President and Chief Executive Officer, Metro Inc., is pleased to announce the following appointment:
Marc Giroux as Vice-President, Marketing, Metro Inc. He will be responsible for corporate marketing, advertising, research and customer loyalty functions in Quebec and Ontario.
Marc has an impressive track record in the telecommunications sector, where he held key management positions in business development, strategic partnerships, marketing and retail operations. Since 2005, he was Vice-President, Business Markets, for a leading Canadian telecommunications company. His expertise and leadership will be great assets to the Metro brands in our quest to continuously meet the needs of our customers.
Marc holds an MBA from École des Hautes Études Commerciales (HEC) de Montréal, with a major in Marketing and Information Technology. He also has a B.A.A. in Finance and International Commerce.
Metro Inc. - With annual sales of nearly $11 billion and over 65,000 employees, Metro Inc. is a leader in the food and pharmaceutical sectors in Quebec and Ontario, where it operates a network of close to 600 food stores under several banners including Metro, Metro Plus, A&P, Super C and Food Basics, as well as over 250 drugstores under the Brunet, Clini Plus, The Pharmacy and Drug Basics banners.