Cineplex Entertainment

Cineplex Entertainment

October 31, 2007 10:05 ET

SilverCity Oakville Cinemas Now Hiring for 120 Positions

Job Fair Takes Place This Weekend

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 31, 2007) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN)) is pleased to announce that a job fair is being held this weekend for positions at the new SilverCity Oakville Cinemas. The 12-screen, 45,000 square foot theatre is located at 3531 Wyecroft Road and will welcome its first guests soon.

"SilverCity Oakville represents a new era in out-of-home entertainment with its combination of movies and exciting new amenities," said Pat Marshall, Vice President of Communications and Investor Relations for Cineplex Entertainment. "This is going to be the most sought after workplace in the community especially for youth aged 16-20."

The new SilverCity theatre will cost more than $12 million to build and has created a variety of job opportunities in Oakville. The eight-month building process has created over 150 new construction jobs and will offer more than 120 permanent and part-time jobs once the theatre opens. The new theatre will also attract people of all ages from far and wide, increasing traffic to nearby businesses.

The job fair is being held this weekend for various part-time positions at the theatre, such as Box Office, Food Service and Guest Service attendants. Interested applicants, who are 15 years of age or older, can apply. Bring your resume to The Hilton Garden Inn located at 985 Syscon Road in Burlington, Ontario. The two-day job fair takes place:

Saturday November 3rd: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Sunday November 4th: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm

Along with a great working environment, successful candidates will enjoy free movies, flexible hours, tuition assistance, career opportunities and concession discounts.

The new SilverCity Oakville is a true entertainment complex like no other with nine state-of-the-art theatre auditoriums with an expansive lobby for traditional movie-going, three VIP auditoriums, six lanes of premium bowling for families and two licensed lounge areas for adults to enjoy their favourite sports game or just relax along with all stadium seating (each seat row will be 18" higher than the previous row); wall-to-wall, giant, curved screens; large, luxurious seats with ample legroom and Dolby Digital Surround Sound. The concessions include traditional movie fare such as popcorn, candy and soft drinks in addition to a wide range of options including Chaqwa specialty coffees and teas, hot foods from Pizza Pizza and New York Fries as well as a Yogen Fruz frozen dessert bar with a great selection of no-fat and low-fat yogurts and premium ice creams. In our VIP lounge, guests can also enjoy specialty appetizers and desserts.

About Cineplex Entertainment LP:

Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Cineplex Entertainment LP owns, leases or has a joint-venture interest in 131 theatres with 1,321 screens serving approximately 60 million guests annually. Cineplex Entertainment LP is the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada operating the following brands: Cineplex Odeon, Galaxy, Famous Players (including Coliseum, Colossus and SilverCity), Cinema City and Scotiabank Theatres. The units of Cineplex Galaxy Income Fund, which owns approximately 75.7% of Cineplex Entertainment LP, are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol CGX.UN). For more information, visit us at

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