Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

September 12, 2011 09:26 ET

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

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 12, 2011) - CUPE Nova Scotia will be launching a campaign in Sydney on Tuesday 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 1:00 pm. 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 (o)

    John McCracken
    CUPE Communications Rep.
    455-4180 (o)