Nunasi Corporation

Nunasi Corporation

November 15, 2007 15:03 ET

ATCO and Nunasi Wrap Buildings In Arctic Winter Games Pageantry

Sponsorship Continues Legacy of Supporting Major Sports Events

YELLOWKNIFE, NORTHWEST TERRITORIES--(Marketwire - Nov. 15, 2007) - The ATCO Group of Companies and Nunasi Corporation celebrated the pageantry of the upcoming 2008 Arctic Winter Games by wrapping their company buildings in the host city of Yellowknife with colourful sports signage.

Nancy Southern, President and Chief Executive Officer, ATCO Group, said at a ceremony the displays will build enthusiasm for the Games and showcase the corporation's long-standing commitment to both major sporting events and the North.

"In 122 days the 2008 Arctic Winter Games are returning to the city where they were first held in 1967 and ATCO wants to engage our people and all people of the North in celebrating this great Canadian sporting event," said Ms. Southern. "Our colourful signage reflects the sports, the culture and ATCO's commitment to the North and the success of these Games."

The buildings are the Nunasi Corporation building, (5109 49th Street) where the Arctic Winter Games Host Society is head quartered as well as ATCO Frontec offices. The ATCO building on Range Lake Road that is home to Northland Utilities is also wrapped to celebrate the spirit of the Games, which are expected to attract 1850 participants next March 9-15.

"It is very exciting to be a part of something so important not only for the community of Yellowknife but for all of the North," said Fred Hunt, President and CEO of Nunasi Corporation, "The artwork on our building is only one way that we are getting ready to welcome our guests next year".

ATCO Group is an Alberta based, worldwide organization of companies with more than 7,000 employees actively engaged in Power Generation, Utilities, and Global Enterprises & Industrials. More information about ATCO can be found on its website,

Nunasi Corporation is a special corporate body established for the benefit of its Inuit shareholders. Nunasi's uniqueness is based on the tempering of bottom line considerations with concern for its shareholders, environmental, cultural and social well being. More information about Nunasi Corporation can be found at

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Contact Information

  • ATCO Group
    Nancy Southern
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    (403) 292-7561
    Nunasi Corporation
    Fred Hunt
    CEO & President
    (867) 920-4587