Canadian Investor Relations Institute - Alberta Chapter

Canadian Investor Relations Institute - Alberta Chapter

September 18, 2008 10:30 ET

Diane Francis to Address Business Community at Gala Event

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 18, 2008) -

A photo for this release will be available via Marketwire on the picture wire of The Canadian Press.

Join Canadian Investor Relations Institute (CIRI) Alberta members, investor relations (IR) professionals, and the investment and media communities for a gala evening of networking and recognition as we honor outstanding contributions to the investor relations profession in Alberta.

When: Thursday, Sept 25, 2008, 5:30 PM

Where: Metropolitan Centre, 333 Fourth Avenue SW, Calgary, AB

Keynote Speaker: Diane Francis

Diane Francis is Editor-at-Large for the National Post, a well known columnist, blogger, broadcaster and author of nine best-selling books about Canadian business and politics. Francis will offer her unique insight into the opportunities and challenges faced by investor relations professionals and the companies they represent in a discussion with the Alberta business community on "who owns Canada now?"

CIRI is a professional association with members from an assortment of industries and backgrounds, that all share a desire to enhance the recognition of the Investor Relations (IR) role as critical to investing and business communities.

The Fifth Annual CIRI Alberta Awards Gala will feature a silent auction in support of the Millican-Ogden Community Association (MOCA) Family Resource Centre. This after-school program offers a safe refuge for 30-50 at-risk youth each day, in one of Calgary's highest needs communities.


Contact Information

  • Sheldon Bailey
    CIRI AB Gala Committee, Media and Publicity
    (403) 269-7925
    Andrew McIntyre
    CIRI AB Gala Committee, Media and Publicity
    (403) 269-4793