Rogers wins 2015 Media & Telecommunication Industry Canadian Dealmakers Award 

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March 15, 2016

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McMillan is pleased to congratulate its long-standing client Rogers Communications Inc. on winning the 2015 Canadian Dealmakers Award in the Media and Telecommunication Industry. Rogers received the Award for its acquisition of wireless carrier Mobilicity in a transaction valued at $440 million completed in July 2015.

McMillan represented Rogers on the transaction. The McMillan team, which was led by Andy Kent and Carl De Vuono and included J.R. Beaudrie and Stephen Eddy, worked closely with Rogers' senior executives and the company's legal team, which included David Miller Graeme McPhail, Michael Webber and Jason Van Dam.

Rogers received the Award at the Canadian Dealmakers Awards Gala held at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto on March 10, 2016.

Canadian Dealmakers® recognizes participants who have made a significant contribution to the M&A and corporate finance markets. The awards honour Canadian companies and individuals whose transactions in 2015 can be singled out for a combination of value, complexity, novelty, promoting growth, and/or creating stakeholder value. The transactions that won these awards were chosen by a panel of preeminent business leaders from the top ranks of the Canadian business world.