CALGARY, May 7, 2015 /CNW/ - Boardwalk Real Estate Investment Trust ("BEI.UN" – TSX)
Boardwalk Rental Communities ("Boardwalk") is proud to be an Official Sponsor of the 2015 MasterCard Memorial Cup. The 97th Memorial Cup Championship will take place in Quebec City, QC from May 21 – 31, 2015. The MasterCard Memorial Cup Championship determines the champion of the Canadian Hockey League (CHL).
Boardwalk is pleased to be a part of an event that showcases the tremendous talents of these young athletes. In addition to being an Official Sponsor, Boardwalk will also be inviting its Resident Members and Associates in Quebec City to cheer on their home team, the Quebec Remparts, on May 24, 2015.
"We continually look for opportunities and ways in which we can support our communities," said Sam Kolias, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Boardwalk Rental Communities, "We are excited to see our Resident Members, Associates and members of the community come together to enjoy this event."
Rob Geremia, President of Boardwalk Rental Communities added, "Boardwalk believes that sports have the power to inspire and strengthen communities. We are very much looking forward to being a part of the Memorial Cup."
The Memorial Cup was created in 1919 to honour the sacrifices of the fallen soldiers during the World War I. Since 2010, the Memorial Cup honours all soldiers who have given their lives while serving Canada. For more information, visit http://www.mastercardmemorialcup.ca/
About Boardwalk REIT
Boardwalk REIT strives to be Canada's friendliest landlord and currently owns and operates more than 220 properties with over 34,000 residential units, totaling over 29 million net rentable square feet. Boardwalk's principal objectives are to provide its Residents with the best quality communities and superior customer service, while providing Unitholders with sustainable monthly cash distributions, and increase the value of its Trust Units through selective acquisition, disposition, development and effective management of its residential multi-family communities. Boardwalk REIT is vertically integrated and is Canada's leading owner/operator of multi-family communities with over 1,500 associates bringing Resident Members home to properties located in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario, and Quebec.
Additional information about Boardwalk REIT can be found on the Trust's website at www.BoardwalkREIT.com.
SOURCE Boardwalk Real Estate Investment Trust
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