OTTAWA, May 21 /CNW Telbec/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) will host
its Annual Public Meeting on May 26, 2009, starting at 2:00 p.m. (EDT). The
public are invited to attend or participate via the web.
The purpose of the meeting is for EDC to demonstrate its ability to
operate as an open and accountable federal Crown corporation, to share results
from 2008 and the first quarter 2009, to discuss EDC's new domestic powers,
and to show how EDC is working to increase value to our customers.
Media are invited to attend or may participate via the web.
WHAT: EDC ANNUAL PUBLIC MEETING
WHEN: Tuesday, May 26, 2009
2:00 PM to 3:45 PM (EDT)
WHO: Chair Jim Dinning
CEO Eric Siegel
CFO Ken Kember
Senior VP Sherry Noble
Members of the public who might want to ask questions or offer
WHERE: International Centre, Conference Centre
6900 Airport Road
HOW: By attending in person or via the web by visiting:
The proceedings will be recorded and posted within 24 hours after the
EDC is Canada's export credit agency, offering innovative commercial
solutions to help Canadian exporters and investors expand their international
business. EDC's knowledge and partnerships are used by more than 8,300
Canadian companies and their global customers in up to 200 markets worldwide
each year. EDC is financially self-sustaining and a recognized leader in
financial reporting, economic analysis and has been recognized as one of
Canada's Top 100 Employers for eight consecutive years.
For further information:
For further information: Phil Taylor, Corporate Communications, (613)