WHEN: Friday, January 15, 10 am
WHERE: Brookfield Renewable Power, 480 Boulevard de Cité, Gatineau, QC
GATINEAU, QC, Jan. 14 /CNW Telbec/ - Forestry pensioners and their union leaders will gather at the head office of Brookfield in Gatineau QC, Friday at 10 am. The group has a message for CEO, Bruce Flatt, and Board of Directors member Frank McKenna : Respect retired forestry workers and pay their pensions.
"As the controlling shareholder of Fraser Papers, with $649 million in profits last year, Brookfield Asset Management is planning to purchase Fraser Papers," says Gaétan Ménard, Secretary-Treasurer of the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada. "However, it is using the bankruptcy process to get out of its pension obligations."
SOURCE Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada
For further information: For further information: Gaétan Ménard at (613) 230-5200 or (819) 775-6980