HALIFAX, April 3, 2013 /CNW/ - On Monday, April 8, 2013, the Rowe School of Business at Dalhousie University will receive a donation from Scotiabank to establish a new ethical business leadership initiative for business students and the Canadian business community.
The donation will be presented at a reception in advance of Scotiabank's Annual General Meeting, to be held in Halifax on April 9.
|Who:||Dr. Tom Traves, President of Dalhousie University|
|Dr. Peggy Cunningham, Dean of Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University|
|Rick Waugh, CEO, Scotiabank|
|Brian Porter, President, Scotiabank|
|Islay McGlynn, Regional Vice President, Atlantic Region, Scotiabank|
|Members of the Dalhousie university community and Scotiabankers|
|What:||Announcement of Scotiabank donation to The Rowe School of Business at|
|When:||Monday, April 8, 2013 at 6 p.m. See note to media below|
|Where:||1800 Argyle Street, Halifax, NS B3J 2V9|
Note: Media representatives are invited to attend. Please note that the formal program will begin promptly at 6:50 p.m. and conclude at 8 p.m.
Scotiabank is a leading multinational financial services provider and Canada's most international bank. With more than 82,000 employees, Scotiabank and its affiliates serve some 19 million customers in more than 55 countries around the world. Scotiabank offers a broad range of products and services including personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking. In December 2012, Scotiabank became the first Canadian bank to be named Global Bank of the Year and Bank of the Year in the Americas by The Banker magazine, a Financial Times publication. With assets of $736 billion (as at January 31, 2013), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (BNS) and New York Exchanges (BNS). For more information please visit www.scotiabank.com
Scotiabank is committed to supporting the communities in which we live and work, both in Canada and abroad, through our global philanthropic program, Scotiabank Bright Future. Recognized as a leader internationally and among Canadian corporations for our charitable donations and philanthropic activities, Scotiabank has provided on average approximately $47 million annually to community causes around the world over each of the last five years. Visit us at www.scotiabank.com.
About Dalhousie University Faculty of Management
Dalhousie University's Faculty of Management, which includes programs in Business, Public Administration, Information Management, Marine Affairs and Resource and Environmental Studies, offers a holistic and values-based approach to management education and research. The Faculty's vision is to be the acknowledged centre of values-based management whose graduates become private sector, public sector and civil society leaders who manage with integrity, focus on sustainability and make things happen.
For further information:
Colin Craig, Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University, 902.494.3610, [email protected]
Nadine Jahangir, Scotiabank Media Communications, 416-933-2927, [email protected]
Ann DeRabbie, Scotiabank Media Communications, 416-933-1344, Cell: 416-771-4441, [email protected]