P Desmarais D&K : Montreal, 2000-10-03 File Photo of
Power Corporation founder and controlling shares holder ; Paul Desmarais (Senior).
Even after officialing stepping down from the direction and letting his two sons Andre and Paul Junior be CEOs he remains of control of Power Corp.
Today, November 10th, 2000, Power Corp through it's GESCA division just acquired Unimedia (the publisher of the Ottawa Citizen, Quebec City's Le Soleil and other Canadian newspapers) from Conrad Black's Hollinger Group in an estimated 120 to 150 Million Can $ (80 to 100 Million US $).
Nikon D-1 Digital
Photo by: Pierre Roussel / Newsmakers - Liaison