September 22, 2008 15:35 ET

Carol Off to be Honoured With ACTRA's John Drainie Award

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 22, 2008) -

Editors Note: A photo is available with this press release.

On Wednesday, September 24 you are cordially invited to attend an evening honouring broadcast journalist Carol Off, ACTRA's 2008 John Drainie Award recipient for distinguished contribution to Canadian broadcasting.

When: Wednesday, September 24, 2008
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. EST

Location: ACTRA National Boardroom
625 Church Street, 3rd floor
Toronto, ON

Carol Off is one of our country's finest and most prolific
journalists. From her hard-hitting TV documentaries for CBC's
The National, which have won numerous awards, to the sharp wit
and intellect she brings to interviews on CBC radio's As It Happens,
Ms. Off's journalistic style reveals a deep humanity in the stories
she tells about Canadians and people around the world.

Richard Hardacre, ACTRA National President

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Contact Information

  • Media please RSVP to:
    Carol Taverner, National Public Relations Officer
    (416) 644-1519 or 1-800-387-3516
    (416) 489-8076 (FAX)