Public Works and Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada

September 22, 2005 09:00 ET

MINISTER BRISON HOLDS HALIFAX WORKSHOP FOR SMEs

Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor GATINEAU, QUÉBEC--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 22, 2005) - The Honourable Scott Brison, Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada, will participate in the first all-day consultation workshop with Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) owners and senior managers.

Further sessions will be held in Toronto, the Ottawa region, Montreal, Edmonton and Vancouver. They will be held to consult with SMEs on changes to government purchasing.

Date: Friday, September 23, 2005

Time: The Minister will be speaking at 12:45 p.m., followed by a question and answer session
(open to the media).

Place: Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre
Highland Suite 7
1800 Argyle Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia

The Minister will be available for a scrum after his speech.

For further information, please contact:

Renée David
Press Secretary
Public Works and Government Services Canada
(819) 997-5421
IN: ECONOMY

Contact Information

  • Mario Baril
    Primary Phone: 819-956-2315