Marie Claude BaconSenior Director, Corporate Affairs, Metro Inc.

Marie-Claude Bacon joined Metro in August 2003 as Senior Advisor, Corporate Affairs. In 2005, she was appointed Director, Communications and Corporate Affairs, then Senior Director in 2011.

Marie-Claude holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the Université de Montréal and has more than twenty years of experience in the areas of public relations, financial communications, media relations and internal communications. Her responsibilities at Metro have led her to manage several media files and to contribute strategically to many issues. Member of the Environment Committee of Metro Inc. since 2005, she has led the development of the Corporate Responsibility approach for Metro inc. and its implementation throughout the company since 2009.

Previously, she held communications positions with various major corporations and public relations and communications agencies including Hydro-Québec, Bell Canada and the Everest Group.