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CGI contributes its expertise to creativity as Danse Danse new partner

Montréal, Quebec, March 11, 2014 -  

CGI (TSX: GIB.A) (NYSE: GIB) is proud to partner with Danse Danse as the organization’s expertise partner. Among CGI’s contributions is a complete redesign of the Danse Danse website, undertaken to showcase the group’s creativity and improve the customer experience.

The new user-friendly Danse Danse website platform offers enhanced content as well as better promotional tools that notably make it easier to purchase tickets. The site is also compatible with the most popular mobile devices, providing users with greater flexibility. Image-oriented, its content includes a wealth of photos and videos, an invitation to discover renowned and upcoming choreographers from Quebec and around the world.

The CGI team of professionals worked closely with Danse Danse, sharing their in-depth digital consulting and technology platform development skills.

“Since 1998, the fundamental mission of Danse Danse has been to promote and increase the visibility of contemporary dance,” said Clothilde Cardinal, general and artistic co-director of Danse Danse. “Today, access to this art form for our various audiences must include digital technology. We believe this new platform will give us much greater visibility.”

“The new Danse Danse platform will significantly improve the promotion of the organization’s cultural offering and is compelling proof of CGI’s expertise in digital transformation,” noted Claude Marcoux, chief operating officer for CGI in Canada. “At CGI, we strive to promote creativity, and we are proud to actively contribute to the cultural reputation of Montreal, home to our head office.”

Strong partnerships extend beyond office doors. That is why CGI’s 68,000 members in more than 40 countries support causes that are important to the communities in which they live and work. Explore our community engagement activities at http://www.cgi.com/en/corporate-social-responsibility.

About CGI

Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent information technology and business process services firm in the world. Approximately 68,000 professionals serve thousands of global clients from offices and delivery centers across the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, leveraging a comprehensive portfolio of services including high-end business and IT consulting, systems integration, application development and maintenance, infrastructure management as well as a wide range of proprietary solutions. With annual revenue in excess of C$10 billion and an order backlog exceeding C$19 billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB). Website: www.cgi.com.

For more information

Sébastien Barangé
Communications Director
sebastien.barange@cgi.com
514-841-3354