Ottawa Senators Hockey Club

Ottawa Senators Hockey Club

May 03, 2007 10:53 ET

Media Advisory: Senators Owner Featured Guest Speaker at 'Eggs 'N Icons' Event

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - May 3, 2007) - The Ottawa Chamber of Commerce has invited Eugene Melnyk, owner of the Ottawa Senators and Scotiabank Place, to be its guest speaker at its Eggs 'N Icons event on Friday, May 4, from 7:15 a.m. to 9 a.m., at Scotiabank Place.

Melnyk will be joined by the Hon. Jim Watson, MPP, Ottawa West-Nepean and Minister of Health Promotion, who is also this event's honorary host.

2009 IIHF World Junior Championship and Government of Ontario Ceremony: Immediately following the breakfast event, Melnyk, the chair of the 2009 IIHF World Junior Championship's host committee in Ottawa, and the Hon. Jim Watson will have a ceremonial signing of the agreement between the province and host committee, as well as exchange jerseys.

Itinerary:

- 7:15 a.m. - Registration for Eggs 'N Icons.

- 7:45 a.m. - Guests will be welcomed by Richard Clayman, first vice-chair of the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce.

- 8 a.m. - The Hon. Jim Watson will provide an update from Queen's Park and introduce the Senators owner.

- 8:10 a.m. - Mr. Melnyk will address the guests.

- 8:30 a.m. - 2009 IIHF World Junior Championship and Government of Ontario Signing Ceremony.

Eggs 'N Icons Sponsors: AVW Telav, Bell, Hillary's Cleaners, Ottawa Citizen, Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP, Sheraton Ottawa, University of Ottawa School of Management, CMA Ontario, the Ottawa Senators and Scotiabank Place.

Contact Information

  • Phil Legault, Ottawa Senators, 613-599-0327
    Allison Shalla, Chamber of Commerce, 613-236-3631 ext. 24