Canoe gains two vice-presidents
Quebecor Media of Montreal has appointed Patrick Lauzon to the position of executive vice-president of Canoe. He will oversee all of the company’s business units, which include the websites Canoe.qc.ca, Canoe.ca, Jobboom, Micasa.ca, Autonet.ca, ClassifiedExtra, Flirt.ca and a number of new products under development. Lauzon was most recently vice-president of sales and business development at Sympatico/MSN. Canoe has also promoted Marcel Sanscartier to the newly-created position of vice-president of operations. He will head the company’s technology, research and development and creative department groups. Sanscartier has been at Canoe for five years.