Canadian Commercial Corporation

Canadian Commercial Corporation

May 12, 2008 09:39 ET

Canadian Commercial Corporation Will Hold its First Annual Public Meeting Tomorrow

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 12, 2008) - The Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) will hold its first Annual Public Meeting tomorrow, May 13, 2008. Expected participants come from a wide-range of organizations, including Canadian companies, government, business associations, non-governmental organizations, academia and the public.

The Chair of the Board of Directors, Mr. Alan R. Curleigh, will make introductory remarks, followed by presentations from the President and CEO, Marc Whittingham, the Vice-President for Defence, Robert Ryan and Pierre Lemay, Vice-President for Emerging and Developing Markets.

The Annual Public Meeting will take place in conjunction with the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters' (CME) Global Business Reception at the Direct Energy Centre.

Event: CCC Annual Public Meeting
Date: Tuesday, May 13, 2008
Time: 2:00PM to 4:00PM EST
Location: Salon 105, Direct Energy Centre, 100 Prince' Blvd.,
Toronto, Ontario

To register for the event or to submit a question, please visit CCC's website at www.ccc.ca/apm.

Headquartered in Ottawa, the Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) is a federal Crown corporation mandated to promote and facilitate international trade on behalf of Canadian industry, particularly within government markets. The Corporation's two business lines are structured to support Canadian companies contracting into the defence sector, primarily with the United States, and Canadian exporters contracting into emerging and developing country markets. CCC manages over $1 billion of export contracts, and is able to offer exporters exceptional access to foreign government procurement opportunities through its government-to government contracting and procurement services.

The CCC reports to Parliament through the Minister of International Trade.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Commercial Corporation
    Emilie Girard-Ruel
    Communications Manager
    613-947-0390