EDMONTON, May 13 /CNW/ - AutoCanada Inc. ("AutoCanada") (TSX: ACQ) today
announced the election of Mr. Christopher Cumming as an independent
Director effective immediately. AutoCanada also announced the election
of Mr. Tom Orysiuk as Director effective immediately.
At the Annual General Meeting held this morning, Mr. Gordon Barefoot,
Chairman of the Board of Directors stated, "I would like to welcome to
the Board of Directors Mr. Chris Cumming who, as both a large
shareholder and a person with market experience, we look forward to the
benefit of his counsel and expertise, as well as Mr. Tom Orysiuk,
President of AutoCanada."
AutoCanada is one of Canada's largest multi-location automobile
dealership groups, currently operating 23 franchised dealerships in
British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova
Scotia. In 2010, our dealerships sold approximately 24,000 vehicles and
processed approximately 317,000 service and collision repair orders in
our 339 service bays.
Additional information about AutoCanada Inc. is available at the
Company's website at www.autocan.ca and www.sedar.com.
SOURCE AutoCanada Inc.
For further information:
Jeff Christie, CA
Phone: (780) 732-7164