Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 10, 2012 16:00 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of State Yelich to Participate in an Important Announcement

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwire - July 10, 2012) - The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State (Western Economic Diversification), on behalf of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Associate Minister of National Defence and Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie), will participate in an announcement related to how the Government of Canada's investments in our Canadian Forces are supporting jobs in communities across our country. Media are welcome to attend Minister Yelich's remarks at the Atrium of the SED Systems facilities in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

When: Wednesday, July 11, 2012. Members of the media are invited to arrive for registration at 10 a.m.; Minister Yelich will address attendees at 10:30 a.m.

Where: SED Systems - Atrium Area, 18 Innovation Blvd, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

What: Announcement of economic benefits resulting from a Government of Canada contract.

Notes to editor / news director: Media wishing to attend the event must have valid photo identification for security purposes.

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