Discussion of Canadian Passenger Rail Services such as AMT (Montreal), Go Transit (Toronto), VIA Rail, and other Canadian Railways and Transit

Moderator: Ken V

  by Ken V
 
VIA Rail has announced the appointment of Paul Côté as president and CEO. This confirms the months of speculation that M. Côté, currently acting president, would get the job. The press release is on www.newswire.ca.
  by Ken V
 
VIA wrote:Paul G. Smith, Chairman of the Board of VIA Rail Canada (http://www.viarail.ca" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;) is pleased to announce that, on the recommendation of the Minister of Transport, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, P.C. M.P., the Government of Canada has appointed Yves Desjardins-Siciliano as President and CEO of VIA Rail Canada Inc.
Prior to his appointment, Mr. Desjardins-Siciliano was the Corporation's Chief Corporate & Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary.
The full press release is on the VIA Rail Canada web site.