Since Videotron first joined the Quebec's mobile marketplace back in September 2010, they have grown steadily and have gathered a large and very pleased customer base. As of today they have 1 million customers just in their mobile phone subscriptions.
"As we look back over the road we have travelled since our launch in 2010, we are filled with pride. A million thanks to our clients. They are the ones who push us to do better every day. This is an important milestone for Videotron and for each of its 6,500 employees, without whom this ambitious project would not have been possible," said Manon Brouillette, President and CEO of Videotron.
Some Stats on Videotron's Network to date:
- The network rated highest by eastern Canadian users for the 3rd year in a row, according to J.D. Power;
- More than $2 billion invested since 2008;
- 1,000 jobs created, out of a total of more than 6,500 employees;
- Coverage area of more than 82,315 km2;
- Covers 898 municipalities in Québec and 20 in Ontario;
- 130 points of sale.
“As the world becomes ever more connected and mobile, the telecommunications industry is entering a decisive phase. We are determined to be on the front lines and to continue innovating to meet the many challenges that lie ahead,” Manon Brouillette continued.
Videotron has plans to continue expanding and improving; densifying network coverage, investing in the upcoming 5G and IoT revolution, working with Quebec's Open-Air Laboratory for Smart Living and keeping on top of technology as we move forward.
About Videotron: "Videotron, 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, 2016, Videotron was serving 1,690,800 cable television customers, including 1,587,000 Digital TV subscribers. The Club illico over-the-top video service had 314,700 members. Videotron is also the Québec leader in high-speed Internet access, with 1,612,800 subscribers to its cable service as of December 31, 2016. As of the same date, Videotron had 893,900 subscriber connections to its mobile telephone service and was providing cable telephone service to 1,253,100 Québec households and organizations. For the twelfth consecutive year, Videotron ranked as Québec's most respected telecommunications company in the annual Léger survey." - Videotron