CALGARY, May 27 /CNW/ - WestJet will host an Investor Day in Calgary,
Alberta on Thursday, May 28, 2009. Investors and analysts will hear about the
airline's strategy and plans for future profitable and sustainable growth.
Attendance is by invitation only; media, investors and interested members of
the public are welcome to listen in via webcast. The presentations start at 9
a.m. MDT (11 a.m. EDT).
A webcast of the day's presentations will be available in the Investor
Relations section of westjet.com or at the following link:
The presentation schedule is as follows:
9 a.m. Opening remarks by Sean Durfy, President and CEO
9:30 a.m. Capacity management
10 a.m. Financial update: IFRS, fuel strategy, cash management and
10:45 a.m. Reservation system; airline partnerships
11:15 a.m. WestJet Vacations
12 p.m. People: culture, engagement and compensation
1 p.m. Building brand and loyalty
1:30 p.m. Operations update
2 p.m. Executive team panel
2:45 p.m. Closing remarks
WestJet is Canada's leading high-value, low-cost airline offering
scheduled service throughout its 55-city North American and Caribbean network.
Named one of Canada's most admired corporate cultures in 2005, 2006, 2007 and
2008, WestJet pioneered low-cost flying in Canada. WestJet offers increased
legroom and leather seats on its modern fleet of 79 Boeing Next-Generation 737
aircraft and live seatback television provided by Bell TV. With future
confirmed deliveries for an additional 42 aircraft, bringing its fleet to 121
by 2013, WestJet strives to be the number one choice for travellers.
For further information:
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