TORONTO, May 25, 2012 /CNW/ - Veronica Tennant will moderate the opening round of a Canada-wide conversation about the future direction of our national public broadcaster which will be webcast from a public launch event in Waterloo, Ontario on Thursday, May 31st.
|When:||3 pm EDT - Media availability with television producer, director and prima ballerina, Veronica Tennant, and Friends' spokesperson Ian Morrison - also accessible via teleconference. Dial 416-343-4997, access code 7599008#.|
|4 pm EDT - Launch event (to 6 pm)|
|Where:||Knox Church, 50 Erb Street West, Waterloo; Online: www.friends.ca/TheCBCWeWant|
|| Veronica Tennant will moderate the discussion which will feature a live audience and contributions from some of Canada's most creative thinkers, artists and broadcasters:
The watchdog group Friends of Canadian Broadcasting is sponsor of The CBC We Want. Friends is an independent watchdog for Canadian programming and is not affiliated with any broadcaster or political party.
For further information:
Jim Thompson 613-447-9592 • www.friends.ca/TheCBCWeWant