VIQ Solutions Announces Leadership Changes

MARKHAM, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 28, 2015) - VIQ Solutions Inc. ("VIQ Solutions" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:VQS) announces that effective February 1, 2015, and as previously announced, David Outhwaite will retire as Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation and Sebastian Paré will become the Corporation's President and Chief Executive Officer. Also effective that date, Mr. Outhwaite shall serve as the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Mr. Paré shall become a director of the Corporation.

VIQ Solutions also announces that effective January 31, 2015 Karen Hersh will be retiring from her role as the Chief Financial Officer of the Corporation. Ms. Hersh will remain with the Corporation for a transition period through April 30, 2015. Ms. Hersh has been with the Corporation since its inception, serving as CFO, and has provided invaluable guidance and leadership during that time. The Board of Directors expresses their sincere gratitude to Ms. Hersh for her significant dedication and contributions to the Corporation and wishes her well in her future endeavours.

"On behalf of VIQ Solutions' Board of Directors, management team and staff, I would like to thank Karen for her invaluable leadership at VIQ Solutions over the past 10 years," said David Outhwaite, Chairman. "Karen has been a key member of the VIQ Solutions team. From leading our financial reporting and governance functions, to providing crucial guidance on the Corporation's strategic, finance and sales initiatives, Karen brought an incredibly wide skill set to bear at VIQ Solutions. We wish her all the best."

Mr. Paré added, "Karen helped established discipline and stability in our finance and administration areas, greatly assisting the Corporation's growth. We thank Karen for her many contributions."

About VIQ Solutions Inc.

VIQ Solutions is the global expert in digital recording technology. With a better approach to the collection, storage and management of digital audio, video and files, we help increase efficiency, improve security and reduce costs for courts, police stations, insurance companies, health providers, and legislatures around the world. We've got the technology, the experience and the expertise to efficiently manage country-wide installations of hundreds of rooms, with hundreds of terabytes of data. Managing digital media evidence is what we do, and we do it better than anyone else.

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Contact Information:

VIQ Solutions Inc.
David Outhwaite
(905) 948-8266 ext. 250

VIQ Solutions Inc.
Sebastien Paré
(905) 948-8266 ext. 208