Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

January 23, 2013 14:50 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Valcourt to Participate in an Important Announcement

LONDON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 23, 2013) - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Associate Minister of National Defence, Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie), and Member of Parliament for Madawaska-Restigouche, will participate in an important announcement related to how the Government of Canada's investments in our Canadian Armed Forces are supporting jobs in communities across the country.

When: Thursday January 24, 2013 at 1:00 p.m.
Where: Kongsberg Protech Systems Canada
2391 Huron Street
London, ON
N5V 0A8

Notes to editor / news director: To confirm attendance, interested media are requested to contact Melanie McDonald of Kongsberg Protech Systems Canada at (519) 951-5442 (office), (519) 639-5034 (mobile), or by email at Melanie.McDonald@kongsberg.com, no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday January 23, 2013. Media representatives are asked to arrive before 12:30 p.m. to ensure enough time for the security clearance process. Please be ready to present proper press identification.

Contact Information

  • Jørn Buø
    Kongsberg Protech Systems Canada
    519-951-5440

    Andrea Richer
    Office of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, P.C., M.P.
    613-996-3100

    Information: 1-866-377-0811/(613) 996-2353
    www.forces.gc.ca