AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Shaw Communications

Shaw Cable
Company nameShaw Communications Inc.
Company typePublic (Tsx - SJR.B Nyse - SJR)
Founded1966 (as the Capital Cable Television Co. Ltd.)
1984 (as Shaw Cablesystems Ltd.) Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
HeadquartersCalgary, Alberta, Canada
Key peopleJ.R. Shaw (Chairman) Peter J. Bissonnette (President)
Productscable television, high speed internet, telephone
Revenue(+) $3.7 billion CAD (2010)
Net income(+) $533 million CAD (2010)
Employees10,000 (2008)

     Home | Company | Shaw Cable

Shaw Communications is Canada's largest (since the acquistion of Mountain cable in July 2009) telecommunications company that provides telephone, Internet and television services as well as broadcasting. Shaw is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. It provides services mostly in British Columbia and Alberta, with smaller systems in Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Northwestern Ontario and Hamilton, Ontario.

Warning: simplexml_load_file( [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260