Media advisory - Connected to the Community - Saskatchewan

REGINA, March 16, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) celebrates the 30th anniversary of cell phones in Canada with an event honouring outstanding Saskatchewan organizations that use wireless technology to improve the lives of Canadians.

When:
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
5pm - 7pm

Where:
Radisson Plaza Hotel Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan Suite
2125 Victoria Avenue, Regina

Host: Bernard Lord, President & CEO, CWTA

Welcoming Remarks: Kelly Block, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar

Connected to the Community Award Recipients:
Regina and District Association for Community Living
• Saskatchewan Bleeding Disorders Program
• Canadian Red Cross – Imagine No Bullying
City of Saskatoonnotifynow
Athabasca Basin Development

Guest Award Presenters:
• The Honourable Jeremy Harrison, MLA for Meadow Lake, and Saskatchewan's Minister Responsible for Immigration, Jobs, Skills and Training; Tourism Saskatchewan; Innovation; and Trade
Rob Clarke, Member of Parliament for Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River
Kelly Block, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar
Ron Styles, President & CEO, SaskTel
Laura Markle, Manager, Public Affairs, Huawei Canada

The 2015 National Connected to the Community Tour is sponsored by Bell, Huawei and Rogers. The Saskatchewan regional event is also sponsored by SaskTel.

About the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association
The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) is the authority on wireless issues, developments and trends in Canada. It represents wireless service providers as well as companies that develop and produce products and services for the industry, including handset and equipment manufacturers, content and application creators and business-to-business service providers.

 

SOURCE Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association

For further information: Media information and interview opportunities: Marc Choma, 613-233-4888 ext. 207, mchoma@cwta.ca

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