MONTREAL, July 15 /CNW Telbec/ - The West Island of Montreal Chamber of
Commerce (WIMCC) is proud to announce that Desjardins will be the Official
Presenter of the 2008 West Island Business and Job Fair. The event, to be held
September 19 & 20 at the Holiday Inn, Pointe-Claire, will be a strategic
exchange forum for people contemplating a career change, offering professional
services or seeking professional training as well as a meeting place for those
providing employment or wishing to enter the job market.
About Desjardins Group
Desjardins Group is the largest integrated cooperative financial group in
Canada, with overall assets of $144 billion, as at December 31, 2007. It
comprises a network of caisses, credit unions and business centres in Québec
and Ontario, and some twenty subsidiary companies in life and general
insurance, securities brokerage, venture capital and asset management, many of
which are active across the country.
Drawing on the expertise of its 40,000 employees and the commitment of
more than 6,500 elected officers, Desjardins offers its 5.8 million individual
and corporate members and clients a full range of financial products and
services. Its physical distribution network is complemented by leading-edge
virtual access methods. To find out more, consult www.desjardins.com.
The goal of the WIMCC is to provide opportunities for economic
development and activities in the area, to be a spokesperson for its business
community, to meet the needs and expectations of its members and anticipate
those of the business world, to consider the stakes and become involved in the
economic challenges facing the West Island.
For further information:
For further information: Andrée Bélanger, Executive Director, West
Island of Montreal Chamber of Commerce, (514) 697-4228, firstname.lastname@example.org