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TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO is proud to announce it was nominated in the grande entreprise de l'année (large organization of the year) category, for the next Gala des Prix d'excellence of the Regroupement des gens d'affaires, to be held April 12 in Ottawa.

"We are honoured to be recognized in such a prestigious manner, and thank the Regroupement des gens d'affaires de la Capitale nationale for this vote of confidence. The most recent successes of our contents have been joined by those of our newer projects, including the Sommet des Tablettistes in December 2013 and the launch of Edululu, the first public evaluation service for educational apps in Canada. We are more driven than ever to keep going forward and let our audiences and partners benefit from our expertise in digital education", said Glenn O'Farrell, President & CEO of Groupe Média TFO.

Great results were achieved in 2013, during which Groupe Média TFO experienced spectacular growth on all its platforms: TV, web, and social media showed a 105% increase in television audience, 130% more visits on tfo.org, and 120% more time spent on TFO contents.

"We are happy to announce that Groupe Média TFO is a finalist in the Grande entreprise de l'année category at the 2014 Prix d'excellence of the RGA. TFO is an organization that has had proven performance and relevance, and has managed to make Ontario's Francophonie shine forth beyond the borders of the province. The Prix d'excellence of the RGA showcase passionate and talented business people, model individuals and businesses, such as Groupe Média TFO, whose prosperity and success are reflected on their surroundings. Just like the other finalists in its category, TFO cares about the quality of life in its community," adds Joanne Lefebvre, President and CEO of the Regroupement des gens d'affaires de la Capitale nationale.

About Groupe Média TFO

Groupe Média TFO is an organization that distributes award-winning French-language educational and cultural media content, as well as associated complementary contents tailored to the needs and aspirations of their targeted audiences. In this spirit, TFO contributes to the civic and cultural enhancement of the Francophone community of Ontario, and makes its contents available on a wide range of multimedia platforms. Based in Toronto, TFO is the largest producer and broadcaster of French-language educational products in Canada.

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