Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

September 13, 2011 09:17 ET

CUPE NS to launch 'My Wages Equal Your Profits' awareness campaign in Sydney

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 13, 2011) - CUPE Nova Scotia will be launching a campaign in Sydney today designed to remind business leaders and the province's business community about the central role that the public sector – and public employees - play in our province's economy.

(ASSIGNMENT/PHOTO EDITORS: The campaign kickoff will take place Tuesday, September 13 at the Kwik Kopy store at 200 Charlotte Street in downtown Sydney at 12:00 noon CUPE Nova Scotia President Danny Cavanagh will be making a brief statement at that time.)

CUPE's 18,000 members who live, work and shop in every corner of the province will play a central role in the campaign. It will also feature radio and newspapers ads as well as meetings with the Chambers of Commerce and Regional Development Authorities across the province.

Contact Information

  • Danny Cavanagh
    CUPE N.S. President
    (902) 957-0822 (Cell)

    Tammy Provost
    Campaign Co-ordinator
    (902) 539-4933

    John McCracken
    CUPE Communications Rep.