TORONTO, Ontario (May 6, 2004) – MDC Partners Inc. (“MDC”) today announced that the Board of Directors has resolved not to propose the Corporation’s current auditors, BDO Dunwoody LLP, for re-appointment to the position as auditor of the Corporation at the Corporation’s annual and special meeting of shareholders (the “Meeting”) to be held on June 9, 2004. The Corporation will propose KPMG LLP, for appointment as the auditor of the Corporation at the Meeting. There have been no “Reportable Events” (as such term is defined in National Instrument 51-102 – Continuous Disclosure Obligations (“NI 51-102”)), other than a “consultation” (as such term is defined in NI 51-102) regarding the provision of advice by KPMG LLP to the Corporation in respect of the application of accounting principles or policies related to certain share compensation arrangements.
About MDC Partners Inc.
MDC Partners is one of the world’s leading marketing communications firms. Through its partnership of entrepreneurial firms, MDC provides advertising and specialized communication services to leading brands throughout the United States , Canada and the United Kingdom . MDC Class A shares are publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol MDZ.A and on the NASDAQ under the symbol MDCA.