Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

March 04, 2009 15:25 ET

Media Advisory-DND: British Columbia Employers to Receive Awards for Support to the Reserve Force

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 4, 2009) - Eight organizations will receive awards for their support to Canada's Reserve Force, Friday, March 6, 2009. Organized by the Canadian Forces Liaison Council (CFLC), the ceremony will be attended by Mr. Scott Shepherd, Provincial Chair for CFLC.



Where: Seaforth Highlanders of Canada Armoury, 1650 Burrard St,
Vancouver, BC

When: Friday, March 6, 2009 at 2:30 p.m.
(Media are asked to arrive between 2:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. and
present themselves to Commander King Wan.)

What: The Canadian Forces Liaison Council will present provincial awards
to British Columbia employers who have been supportive of the
Reserve Force.

Who: Organizations receiving awards will include:

- Medical Imagery Group, McKesson Provider
- Delta-Q Technologies Corporation
- Re-invent Incorporated
- Ladner St. Stephen's Pastoral Charge, United Church of Canada
- Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada, Local 2000
- Canada Border Services Agency
- Helifor Industries
- Rakes and Ladders Landscaping


Further details about CFLC or the Reserve Force Employer Support Program can be found on the Internet at www.cflc.forces.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Forces Liaison Council (CFLC)
    Commander King Wan
    Provincial Liaison Officer
    604-928-0520
    or
    Chief Reserves and Cadets
    Captain John Weingardt
    Public Affairs Officer
    613-996-6135
    or
    Canadian Forces Liaison Council (CFLC)
    Secretariat
    1-800-567-9908
    cflc@forces.gc.ca
    www.cflc.forces.gc.ca