NATIONAL BANK OF CANADA
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NATIONAL BANK OF CANADA

October 22, 2007 10:41 ET

Media Advisory: Announcement of the Winners of the 14th Edition of the SMEs of National Bank

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 22, 2007) - National Bank (TSX:NA) is pleased to invite representatives of the media to the gala evening at which it will be announcing the provincial winners in the 14th edition of the SMEs of National Bank recognition program.

This event will be the high point of this successful program, and will pay tribute to the top companies in Quebec who have set themselves apart in the following categories: SME, Small Business and Agribusiness SME, as well as the six finalists in the Export SME category.



Date: Friday, October 26, 2007

Place: Windsor Ballroom
1170 Peel, Montreal

Schedule for the
evening:
6:00 p.m.: Guests arrive
Cocktail reception with musical entertainment
Peacock Alley
7:00 p.m.: Ceremony to announce the GOLD award winners in each
category
Windsor Room
8:15 p.m.: Buffet and musical entertainment
Peacock Alley
10:00 p.m.: Evening ends


Please note that this invitation is valid for one person. Business attire is compulsory.

Please confirm your attendance with Valerie Lamarre at 514-394-5000, ext. 2393.

About National Bank of Canada

National Bank of Canada is an integrated group which provides comprehensive financial services to consumers, small and medium-sized enterprises and large corporations in its core market, while offering specialized services to its clients elsewhere in the world. National Bank offers a full array of banking services, including retail, corporate and investment banking. It is an active player on international capital markets and, through its subsidiaries, is involved in securities brokerage, insurance and wealth management as well as mutual fund and retirement plan management. National Bank has more than $124 billion in assets and, together with its subsidiaries, employs 17,169 people. The Bank's securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (NA). For more information, visit the Bank's website at www.nbc.ca.

The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use of journalists and other media representatives.

Contact Information

  • National Bank of Canada
    Denis Dube
    Director - Public Relations
    514-394-8644