Appointments to Canada Lands Company Limited



    OTTAWA, Jan. 31 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister
of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, today announced the appointments
of Mr. Lloyd S. D. Fogler, Q.C., and Ms. Alana G. McPhee to the board of
directors of the Canada Lands Company Limited.
    "I am pleased to announce the appointments of Mr. Fogler and Ms. McPhee,"
said Minister Cannon. "Their combined experience in project management,
business, finance and law will be an asset for the company."
    Mr. Fogler holds a bachelor of commerce from the University of Toronto
and a bachelor of laws from Osgoode Hall Law School. He was appointed Queen's
Counsel in 1970 and is currently a senior partner at Fogler, Rubinoff LLP,
Barristers and Solicitors in Toronto. Mr. Fogler is a director of the Brampton
Brick Limited, as well as past chair and now director and honorary officer of
both the Mount Sinai Hospital and the Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation. He is
also a member of the board of trustees of the Royal Ontario Museum. Mr. Fogler
has been appointed to the board of directors of the Canada Lands Company
Limited for two years.
    Ms. McPhee holds a bachelor of commerce in finance and marketing from  
St. Mary's University and a bachelor of laws from Dalhousie Law School. She is
presently leader of a portfolio management group at Coventree Inc., a niche
investment bank specializing in structured finance using securitization-based
funding technology. She has also served as a member of the board of trustees
of the Toronto International Dance Festival and as treasurer and director of
the Women in Capital Markets Association. Ms. McPhee has been appointed to the
board of directors of the Canada Lands Company Limited for three years.

    Canada Lands Company Limited is a Crown corporation created by the
Government of Canada with a mandate to ensure the commercially oriented,
orderly disposition of selected surplus federal real properties with optimal
financial and community values to Canadians, and the holding of certain
properties.




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