SHAWINIGAN, QC, Feb. 15 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development and
the SADC Centre-de-la-Mauricie are pleased to invite representatives of the
media to Business Contact, a Government of Canada initiative designed to help
guide business leaders through their entrepreneurial undertakings.
Business Contact will be an opportunity for participants to take part in
a series of conferences on topics ranging from the economic diversification of
the Mauricie region to new market development. A Business Forum and various
networking activities will also be featured items on the day's schedule of
Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2008
Time: beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Location: Espace Shawinigan
1882 Cascades St.
Please note that the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Labour
and Minister of Canada Economic Development, will take part in the following
9:15 to 9:25 a.m. Opening speech
9:35 to 10:00 a.m. Media briefing (centre de rendez-vous)
10:00 to 10:15 a.m. Meeting with participants on the Business Floor
10:15 to 10:30 a.m. Interview with Business Forum animator Denise
Poirier (interactive sound stage)
For further information:
For further information: Nathalie Jutras, Communications, Canada
Economic Development, (514) 283-2800, firstname.lastname@example.org;
Jean-Philippe Payment, Press Secretary; Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre
Blackburn, Canada Economic Development, (819) 953-5646,
email@example.com; Canada Economic Development is online
at www.dec-ced.gc.ca. Subscribe to the Agency's media advisories at
www.dec-ced.gc.ca/asp/SalleNouvelles/acces_personnalise.asp?LANG=EN to keep up
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