Media Advisory - From Sochi 2014 with love: CIBC celebrates hometown hero, Canadian sledge hockey Bronze Medallist Tyler McGregor at its Forest branch

FOREST, ON, April 1, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) is proud to welcome home Tyler McGregor, a Bronze Medallist in Sledge Hockey, to a community celebration on April 3 following his performance at the recent Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games.

Please join us at the CIBC branch at 2 King Street West in Forest to celebrate Tyler's return. To mark his performance in Sochi, CIBC will present him with a gold-plated coin and a personalized sports pennant commemorating his participation at the Sochi Games.

Tyler will be available to speak about his experience at Sochi, his involvement with parasport and next steps in his athletic career.

Who:       Tyler McGregor, Bronze Medallist, Sledge Hockey, Sochi 2014
      Ashlee McInnis, CIBC, District Branch Manager
      Barb Woodhouse, CIBC, District Vice President
       
What:        CIBC Paralympian Welcome Home Celebration
       
Where:      CIBC Forest, 2 King Street W, Forest, ON
       
When:     9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. on April 3, 2014

CIBC is a proud banking partner of the Canadian Paralympic Team. CIBC's four-year sponsorship of the Canadian Paralympic Committee, announced in October, broadens CIBC's support of Canada's up-and-coming amateur athletes and reflects the bank's passion for sports as a way of enriching communities and inspiring the next generation of youth.

SOURCE Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce

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