What: On October 23, 2014, His Worship Mayor Brad Woodside will announce a world-class, telecommunications infrastructure initiative and strategic partnership through GoFred – a product of the city-owned telecommunications company, e-Novations.
Why: To reveal details about a ground-breaking initiative, which will enhance Fredericton’s position as a premiere place to do business in the ICT sector and knowledge-based industries. This initiative will set Fredericton apart from Atlantic Canada in terms of unique value proposition and competitive advantage. It will well-position Fredericton to attract foreign direct investment from companies looking to establish or outsource their product development divisions globally.
Who Should Attend: Members of the Media (including business/community reporters and editors), business community at-large, government and institutional stakeholders.
When: Thursday, October 23rd, 10:00 a.m.
Where: 40 Crowther Drive, Knowledge Park-Building 4, Fredericton, NB
Slated Speakers: His Worship Mayor Brad Woodside, City of Fredericton; Larry Shaw, CEO of Ignite Fredericton & Knowledge Park; Tom Rivington, CEO of F6 Networks; and Mike LeBlanc, CEO of BlueSpurs
Media Contact: Laurie Guthrie, Economic Development Specialist, Ignite Fredericton, 462-5126, firstname.lastname@example.org