Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

January 19, 2012 14:00 ET

Minister Raitt Speaks to Industry Executives at the Marine Club Luncheon

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 19, 2012) - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Canada's Labour Minister, met today with business leaders as she provided the keynote address at the Chamber of Marine Commerce's Marine Club Luncheon.

"Our government remains focused on stimulating the Canadian economy by creating and maintaining jobs," said Minister Raitt. "We are committed to sustaining and strengthening Canada's global reputation as a reliable and efficient shipping gateway that businesses can depend on."

The Annual Marine Club Luncheon was attended by senior executives from the Canada and U.S. commercial marine industry and transportation sector. The Luncheon provides an opportunity for Chamber of Marine Commerce members to network and discuss current issues and best practices.

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Contact Information

  • Ashley Kelahear
    Press Secretary
    Office of Minister Raitt
    819-953-5646

    Media Relations Office
    Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
    819-994-5559