CALGARY, May 27 /CNW/ - WestJet will host an Investor Day in Calgary, Alberta on Tuesday, June 1, 2010. Investors and analysts will hear about the airline's current key initiatives and strategy for continued growth. Attendance is by invitation only; media, investors and interested members of the public are welcome to listen in via webcast. The presentations start at 9 a.m. MDT (11 a.m. EDT).
A webcast of the day's presentations will be available in the Investor Relations section of westjet.com or at the following link:
The approximate presentation schedule is as follows:
9 a.m. Opening remarks by Gregg Saretsky, President and CEO
9:30 a.m. Financial update
10:45 a.m. Leveraging our capabilities: WestJet Vacations, channel
strategy and ancillary revenue
12 p.m. People: culture, engagement and compensation
12:45 p.m. Capacity management: network planning, revenue management
and airline partnerships
2 p.m. Boeing presentation
3 p.m. Executive team panel question and answer session
3:55 p.m. Closing remarks
WestJet is Canada's preferred airline, offering scheduled service throughout its 68-city North American and Caribbean network. Inducted into Canada's Most Admired Corporate Cultures Hall of Fame and named one of Canada's best employers, WestJet pioneered low-cost flying in Canada. WestJet offers increased legroom, leather seats and live seatback television provided by Bell TV on its modern fleet of 88 Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft. With future confirmed deliveries for an additional 47 aircraft through 2016, WestJet strives to be one of the five most successful international airlines in the world.
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