Cogeco Cable Acquires Quiettouch

On July 29, 2011, Cogeco Cable Inc. (Cogeco Cable) acquired Quiettouch Inc. (Quiettouch), a managed services provider. The confidential purchase price was financed in part by the existing revolving credit facility of Cogeco Cable made available by a lending syndicate led by Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, as administrative agent.

Cogeco Cable was represented in-house by a team led by Christian Jolivet, Vice President, Chief Legal Officer & Secretary, Yves Mayrand, Vice-President, Corporate Affairs, Annie Miville-Dechêne, Senior Legal Counsel, Pierre Gagné, Senior Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer, and Eric Simon, Director Financial Planning, and by Stikeman Elliott LLP, with a team including Warren Katz, David Massé, Maria Reda and Elizabeth Labrie (corporate/M&A) and Jean Lamothe, Maxime Jacquin and Annick Gaucher-Paradis (financing).

The shareholders of Quiettouch were represented by outside counsel Owens, Wright LLP, with a team including Nathan Chan, James Morrow and Lisa Pagano (corporate/M&A).

The lenders were represented by Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, with a team including former partner James Papadimitriou, Katherine Girard and Aryana Rousseau.


Lisa M. Pagano Jean G. Lamothe D. James Papadimitriou Elizabeth Labrie Nathan Chan David G. Masse Katherine Girard Maxime Jacquin Yves Mayrand Annie Miville-Dechêne Christian Jolivet Warren M. Katz Aryana Rousseau