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March 28, 2011 13:28 ET

Media Advisory: BMO to Host Media Roundtable on Economic and Business Outlook for Alberta

Edmonton Chamber of Commerce Chief Economist joins BMO experts

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 28, 2011) - The business-led recovery is gaining momentum across Canada. Media are invited to join BMO and Rick Hersack, Chief Economist, Edmonton Chamber of Commerce as they share the provincial economic outlook and discuss what is on the minds of business owners in Edmonton and Alberta.

Panellists will discuss:
  • The provincial economic landscape and key sectors
  • Business strategies to take advantage of the high Canadian dollar
  • How businesses in Alberta feel about the economic recovery including results from an Edmonton Chamber of Commerce survey of members
  • Local business issues, opportunities, and perspectives
What: BMO Bank of Montreal – Economic and Business Outlook for Alberta
   
Who: Bill Hogg, Commercial Vice-President, Alberta /NT, BMO Bank of Montreal
  Robert Kavcic, Economist, BMO Capital Markets
  Rick Hersack, Chief Economist, Edmonton Chamber of Commerce
   
When: Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at 10 a.m. MDT
   
Media Dial-in:  1 866-696-5910  Passcode: 8262633

Contact Information

  • To confirm your attendance or if you have any questions,
    please contact:
    Laurie Grant
    BMO Financial Group
    604-665-7596
    laurie.grant@bmo.com