Media Advisory - Donovan Bailey and other celebrities on the trading floor for CIBC World Markets MIRACLE DAY
Dec 4, 2007
TORONTO, Dec. 4 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX;NYSE) - At 9:30 a.m., Wednesday, December 5, Donovan Bailey will be visiting the CIBC trading floor during the 23rd annual CIBC World Markets Miracle Day campaign. Mr. Bailey, five-time World and Olympic Champion, is the celebrity spokesperson for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada's Bowl For Kids Sake. Other celebrities will be visiting the trading floor over the course of the day. Miracle Day is all about the kids. On Miracle Day, CIBC World Markets and CIBC Wood Gundy work for the kids and will be donating fees and commissions to children's charities that support children who are at risk or in need in the communities where CIBC works and does business. Since 1984, Miracle Day has raised over CDN $180 million for children's charities. More information can be found at www.cibcwmmiracleday.com.Who: Speak with the Co-Chairs of CIBC World Markets Miracle Day: 1. Catherine Ng Graney, Executive Director, CIBC World Markets (also speaks Mandarin, Cantonese and Japanese) 2. Ronald Schwarz, Managing Director, CIBC World Markets 3. Sean McIntyre, Executive Director, CIBC World Markets What: CIBC World Markets and CIBC Wood Gundy employees donate their fees and commissions to children's charities. When: Wednesday, December 5, 2007 Media invited on the trading floor between 9:30 and 11 a.m. ----------------------------------------------------------- Where: Trading Floor, 5th floor, Brookfield Place Canada Trust Tower, 161 Bay Street, Toronto Why: For the kids. In partnership with clients and employees, CIBC World Markets and CIBC Wood Gundy continue to improve the quality of life for children who are at risk or in need. RSVP: Doug Maybee, CIBC, office: 416-980-7458, cell: 416-312-3825, firstname.lastname@example.org.CIBC World Markets is the wholesale banking arm of CIBC, providing a range of integrated credit and capital markets products, investment banking, and merchant banking to clients in key financial markets in North America and around the world. We deliver innovative full capital solutions to growth-oriented companies and are active in all capital markets. We offer advisory expertise across a wide range of industries and provide top-ranked research for our corporate, government and institutional investor clients.
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For further information: Doug Maybee, Director, External Communications and Media Relations, CIBC, Tel: (416) 980-7458, Cell: (416) 312-3825, email@example.com