The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited

The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited

September 28, 2009 17:07 ET

Media Advisory: Grand Opening of Downtown Toronto's Greenest Office Tower

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 28, 2009) -

Attention: Photo desk, assignment, business, architecture, real estate and environmental editors

Media are invited to come celebrate the grand opening of the $420-million RBC Centre, one of downtown Toronto's most innovative and environmentally-friendly new office towers.

The 1.2-million-square-foot-tower, designed to meet LEED NC (new construction) Gold Standards, was completed in September 2009. Anchor tenants, RBC and RBC Dexia commenced their move-in on June 26, 2009, and substantial completion will be achieved by September 30, 2009.

The celebration, hosted by Peter Sharpe, President and CEO of Cadillac Fairview, will feature a ribbon-cutting ceremony followed by speeches and a cocktail reception including special guest Gord Nixon, President and CEO, RBC Financial Group.

Date: Thursday, October 1, 2008
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: RBC Centre, 151 Wellington Street West
Tour: Guests are invited to tour the model suite on the
29th floor at 5:30 p.m.
Interview opportunity: Wayne Barwise, Senior Vice President, Office
Development, Cadillac Fairview, availability between
5:45 - 6:15 p.m.

RBC Centre is owned and operated by The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited, one of North America's largest investors, owners and managers of commercial real estate. For more than 50 years Cadillac Fairview has been leading the way in commercial real estate with innovative design, development and management. Cadillac Fairview and its affiliates currently own and manage 84 properties across North America.

Cadillac Fairview is wholly-owned by the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, which invests to secure the retirement income of 284,000 active and retired teachers in Ontario.

For more information, please visit us at

For more information about RBC Centre visit

Contact Information

  • For inquiries, photos or a media pass, please contact:
    The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd.
    Heath Applebaum, Manager Corporate Communications &
    Media Relations