Marc P. Tellier
Marc P. Tellier
President and Chief Executive Officer
Marc P. Tellier is President and Chief Executive Officer of Yellow Pages Group, Canada’s leading performance media and marketing solutions company. He was previously President and CEO of Bell ActiMedia, a company acquired through the most important management leveraged buyout in Canadian history in 2002 in collaboration with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) and Ontario Teachers' Merchant Bank.
As head of Yellow Pages Group, Mr. Tellier completed the largest-ever initial public offering in the income trust sector in Canada in 2003. In 2005, he led the $2.55B acquisition of Advertising Directory Solutions Holdings Inc. in Western Canada, creating a national platform for directories that was further strengthened with the acquisition of MTS Media, the largest directory publisher in Manitoba, the acquisition of Aliant Directory Services in the Atlantic Provinces, as well as the acquisition of Canpages, a local search and directories publisher in Canada.
Prior to his current position, Mr. Tellier was an officer of Bell Canada and served as Senior Vice President - Partnership Development. He was responsible for the launch of the first telco commercial high-speed Internet service in North America. He also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Sympatico-Lycos.
Marc P. Tellier began his career at Bell Canada in 1990 after graduating from the University of Ottawa with a Bachelor's degree in Economics. In 2000, Mr. Tellier was named one of Canada's Top Forty under Forty™. Mr. Tellier is a board member of the Local Search Association (formerly known as the Yellow Pages Association) and of Ste-Justine Hospital Foundation.