HEC Montreal and Gildan celebrate the School's 100th anniversary by ringing The Closing Bell at the NYSE

    MONTREAL, Nov. 8 /CNW Telbec/ - Gildan Activewear Inc. (NYSE:   GIL) and
HEC Montréal will visit the NYSE today to celebrate the School's 100th
anniversary. To mark the occasion, Gildan Activewear Inc.'s President & CEO,
Glenn J. Chamandy and HEC Montréal's Dean, Michel Patry will jointly ring The
Closing Bell.
    HEC Montréal, rated by BusinessWeek as one of the top 10 business schools
outside the U.S., is honoured that Glenn J. Chamandy, an associate member of
Réseau HEC Montréal, has extended this invitation to jointly celebrate this
milestone in such a prominent setting.

    For more information on the event

    For a live link (this will be active on November 8, at 3:55 p.m.)

    An archive of the event will be available on November 8, as of 6 p.m. at
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    HEC Montréal, founded in 1907, was the first Business School to open its
doors in Canada. Internationally recognized for its achievement in teaching
and research, HEC Montréal holds the three most prestigious certifications in
the world in management teaching: AACSB International (US), EQUIS (Europe) and
AMBA (UK) and is listed in the Forbes and BusinessWeek rankings as one of the
best international MBAs. HEC Montréal welcomes 12,000 students, coming from
100 countries, in its 35 undergraduate and graduate study programs. With 50
research chairs and centres, HEC Montréal is also a leader in management
research, in Canada and abroad.

    Gildan Activewear is a vertically-integrated marketer and manufacturer of
quality branded basic apparel. For more information on Gildan, please visit
their website at www.gildan.com
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    website at http://photos.newswire.ca. Images are free to accredited
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