Cogeco Communications announced the departure of Richard Shea, president and chief executive officer of its Atlantic Broadband subsidiary. Shea is stepping down to pursue personal interests. He will remain with Atlantic Broadband for a short period of time to ensure a smooth transition. Patrick Bratton, Atlantic Broadband's chief financial officer, will assume the position in the interim while a search for a successor is underway.
"On behalf of my colleagues and the entire Cogeco Communications team, I'd like to thank Rich for his contribution to Atlantic Broadband and to our company and wish him every success in his future endeavors," said Philippe Jette, president and chief executive officer of Cogeco.