Toronto Board of Trade

Toronto Board of Trade

December 06, 2007 09:04 ET

Transport/Infrastructure Minister to speak at Toronto Board of Trade

Lawrence Cannon to make "important statement" at exclusive event

Attention: Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO, MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - Dec. 6, 2007) - The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, federal Minister of Transportation, Infrastructure and Communities, says he will make "an important statement" at the Toronto Board of Trade tomorrow.

Cannon's breakfast speech promises to explain how the federal government's infrastructure plan will benefit Toronto and the entire GTA.

The Minister's appearance is part of the Accenture C-Suite Series, a special program of events at the Toronto Board of Trade designed for senior executives. A capacity crowd is expected for the speech and a Q&A session with attendees.

DATE: Friday, December 7, 2007
TIME: Breakfast @ 7:30 a.m. Remarks @ approx. 8:00 a.m.
PLACE: Toronto Board of Trade, Downtown Centre, First Canadian Place, 4th Floor Ballroom

NOTES FOR MEDIA: Event is open to all accredited media. Audio feed will be provided. Minister Cannon will be available for a scrum in the National Post Lounge adjoining the Ballroom at approx. 9:00 a.m.

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Contact Information

  • Glen Stone, Public Affairs Director, Toronto Board of Trade
    Primary Phone: 416-862-4565
    Secondary Phone: 416-998-9458
    E-mail: gstone@bot.com