Groupe Serdy owns the Évasion and Zeste television networks, Zeste magazine, production company Serdy Vidéo and postproduction studio idHD, comprises a division responsible for organizing international events such as the Québec City and Montréal Grands Prix Cyclistes, and also owns Groupe Espaces.
Building on the strength of this alliance of complementary operations, Groupe Serdy provides integrated services in concept creation, production, postproduction, broadcasting and distribution for the TV, Web, magazine and publishing sectors. It also organizes major-events and sports projects.
This solidly established group of companies occupies a prominent position in the media sector in Québec and the rest of Canada.
QUÉBEC CITY AND MONTRÉAL GRANDS PRIX CYCLISTES
The Québec City and Montréal Grands Prix Cyclistes are the only sanctioned UCI WorldTour events in the Americas, welcoming the top professional teams from around the world. These élite athletes race on Québec roads under the appreciative gazes and enthusiastic cheers of hundreds of thousands of spectators.
Évasion, which débuted in January 2000, is a specialty channel devoted to travel, tourism and adventure that delivers entertaining programs that inspire viewers in the millions with distinctive content and spectacular imagery. It is THE network that allows audiences to truly escape, featuring an array of impassioned explorers and adventurers. Évasion is TV that feeds your dreams.
As Québec’s only French-language network devoted entirely to food, Zeste offers a varied slate of programs, grouped thematically and encompassing cooking for everyday, cooking competition shows as well as gastronomical adventure and discovery. Its enticing program line-up is enriched by renowned local and international chefs.
February 2011 saw the launch of Zeste magazine, the print complement to the Zeste television experience, in response to viewer demand. The magazine provides an exclusive inside look at the hugely popular world of the culinary arts, and makes the perfect kitchen companion. Since March 2012, the Zeste experience has also been available as a mobile app for iPhone and Android—a tool of choice for everyday cooking.
ESPACES is Québec’s leading french-language outdoor, adventure and fitness magazine. Available on multiple platforms including tablet (iPad and Android), web and print, ESPACES has inspired readers since 1995. Along with premium content, ESPACES produces the Québec leg of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour in addition to an exciting tv series on speciality channel Évasion. Since 2013, ESPACES has been a part of the Serdy Media family.