HALIFAX, April 29, 2013 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX) (CM: NYSE) - The Honorable Jim Prentice, P.C., Q.C., Senior Executive Vice-President and Vice Chairman of CIBC, will deliver a keynote luncheon address to the Maritimes Energy Association on April 30.
In his remarks, Mr. Prentice will share his thoughts on the unprecedented evolution of the North American energy marketplace - specifically, the prospect for continental energy independence and its implications for the United States, for Canada and for Atlantic Canada.
Mr. Prentice joined CIBC in January 2011 and has responsibility for expanding CIBC's relationships with corporate clients across Canada and abroad, and for providing leadership on strategic initiatives to enhance CIBC's position in the market. He joined the bank following a successful career as a lawyer, Member of Parliament and one of the most senior Ministers in the Canadian Government. He served variously as the Minister of Industry, the Minister of the Environment, the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and was the Minister responsible for major pipeline projects. He was also the Co-Chair of the Indian Claims Commission of Canada from 1993 until 2000.
|What:||Maritimes Energy Association|
|Who:||Hon. Jim Prentice, P.C., Q.C., Senior Executive Vice President and Vice Chairman, CIBC|
|When:||Tuesday, April 30, 2013, noon|
|Where:||The Marriott Harbourfront|
|1919 Upper Water Street|
| Halifax, N.S.
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SOURCE: Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
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