Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

January 15, 2013 14:08 ET

Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Alexander and MP Opitz to Participate in an Important Announcement

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 15, 2013) - Mr. Chris Alexander, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence and Member of Parliament for Ajax-Pickering, joined by Mr. Ted Opitz, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke Centre, 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 important announcement related to how the Government of Canada's investments in our Canadian Armed Forces are supporting jobs in communities across our country.

When: Wednesday January 16, 2013 at 1 p.m.
Where: Qualified Metal Fabricators Ltd.
55 Steinway Blvd.
Toronto, Ontario
M9W 6H6

Notes to editor / news director: To confirm attendance, interested media are requested to contact Ken Yamashita at 519-670-5887 or by email at yamashik@gdls.com. Please be ready to present proper press identification.

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries:
    General Dynamics Land Systems - Canada
    Ken Yamashita
    519-670-5887
    yamashik@gdls.com

    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