From Sochi 2014 with love: CIBC celebrates hometown heroes, Bronze Medallists and sledge hockey team members at its Brampton branch

March 25, 2014

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BRAMPTON, Ontario, March 25 – CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM)  is proud to welcome home Canadian Paralympians Anthony Gale and Karl Ludwig, Bronze Medallists in Sledge Hockey, to a community celebration on March 27 following their performances at the recent Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. 

Please join us at the CIBC Brampton branch on 7940 Hurontario Street to celebrate their return. To mark their accomplishments in Sochi, CIBC will present the athletes with gold-plated coins and personalized sports pennants commemorating their participation at the Sochi Games.

The athletes will be available to speak about their experiences at Sochi, their involvement with parasport and next steps in their athletic careers.

Who: 

  • Anthony Gale, Bronze Medallist, Sledge Hockey, Sochi 2014
  • Karl Ludwig, Bronze Medallist, Sledge Hockey, Sochi 2014
  • Steve Ho, CIBC District Vice President

What: CIBC Paralympian Welcome Home Celebration

Where: CIBC Branch Brampton, 7940 Hurontario Street, Brampton, ON

When: 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. on March 27, 2014

CIBC is a proud banking partner of the Canadian Paralympic Team. CIBC’s four-year sponsorship of the Canadian Paralympic Committee, announced in October, broadens CIBC’s support of Canada’s up-and-coming amateur athletes and reflects the bank’s passion for sports as a way of enriching communities and inspiring the next generation of youth.

To arrange an interview please contact:

Johnny Santilly / Auravelia Colomer
Media Profile
johnny.santilly@mediaprofile.com / auravelia.colomer@mediaprofile.com
Direct: 416-342-1841 / 416-342-1820