Tuesday 20 April 2010

Scotiabank Caribana 2010 - it all begins Tuesday April 27 at the Royal Ontario Museum 10am sharp. Media EvenT

Scotiabank Caribana 2010 Launch / Press Conference

* Release of IMPORTANT Ipsos Reid Economic Impact Study
* Introduction of MAJOR Media Partner
* Introduction of NEW sponsors
* Release of OFFICIAL schedule/programme
* Minister of Tourism/Culture to speak

Tuesday April 27, 2010 10am sharp
Royal Ontario Museum
Main Floor Rotunda, Bloor St Entrance, Toronto

On Tuesday morning the Festival Management Committee will be holding a media launch for the 2010 Scotiabank Caribana Festival. The press conference is scheduled to last 45-minutes. There will be opportunities to interview Minister Michael Chan and Joe Halstead and our stakeholders.

Scheduled to speak:

* The Honourable Michael Chan, Minister of Tourism and Culture
* Scotiabank Caribana Chairman Joe Halstead
* Federal Government - TBA
* City of Toronto - Councillor Joe Mihevc
* John W. Doig, Senior Vice-President, Marketing
* Joel Peters, Vice-President Tourism Toronto
* William Thorsell CEO Royal Ontario Museum
* New major media partner

Costumed Mas Dancers (who appeared on stage at the Ontario Pavillion during the British Columbia Olympics) will be in attendance.
Live Pan Music.

CUTLINE: Minister Michael Chan

For further information contact:

Stephen Weir publicist