CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.
TSX : CWX.UN

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.

October 05, 2005 07:30 ET

CanWel Building Materials Income Fund: Amar Doman Named As 'Business To Business Entrepreneur Of The Year' At The Ernst & Young 2005 Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 5, 2005) -

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CanWel Building Materials Income Fund (the "Fund") (TSX:CWX.UN) is pleased to announce that Amar Doman, Chairman of CanWel, was the recipient of the Business to Business Products and Services category award at the Pacific region Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2005 gala celebration in Vancouver.

Since 1994, Ernst & Young has honoured over 2,000 finalists and award recipients for their relentless pursuit of success that has epitomized the entrepreneurial spirit. These awards are presented to Canada's top entrepreneurs for their hard work and perseverance with significant contribution to our future economic growth.

About CanWel

The Fund trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol CWX.UN and is one of Canada's largest national distributors in the building materials and related products sector, with over $1 billion in revenues, operating 17 distribution centres across Canada. The Fund distributes a wide range of hardware, building materials, lumber, and renovation products.

Further information can be found in the disclosure documents filed by CanWel Building Materials Income Fund with the securities regulatory authorities, available at www.sedar.com.

Contact Information

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    Ali Mahdavi
    Investor Relations
    (416) 962-3300
    amahdavi@genoa.ca