Public to have unique chance to be part of Olympic history
VANCOUVER, Feb. 24 /CNW/ - The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the
2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) will hold a media briefing on
Thursday, February 26 detailing how the public can get involved as volunteer
performers in the Opening and Closing Ceremonies for the Vancouver 2010
Olympic Winter Games.
When: Thursday, February 26, 2009
9:30 am (Pacific Time)
Timing note: Media are asked to arrive at 9 am to sign in. After
the half-hour formal program, there will be 30
minutes of media availability with VANOC officials.
Where: VANOC Headquarters
400-3585 Graveley Street
Who: John Furlong, VANOC Chief Executive Officer
David Guscott, executive vice-president,
celebrations and partnerships
David Atkins, executive producer of the Vancouver
2010 Olympic Winter Games Ceremonies
Ceremonies performer from Calgary 1988 Olympic
(xx)Please note: There is limited parking at VANOC headquarters.
For further information:
For further information: Media Contact: Erin Mikaluk, VANOC
Communications, Tel.: (604) 403-2471, E-mail: email@example.com