From Sochi 2014 with love: CIBC celebrates hometown heroes, Canadian Paralympians at its Montreal branch

March 26, 2014

MONTREAL, Quebec, March 26 – CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) is proud to welcome home Canadian Paralympians, gold medallist Graham Nishikawa, a Para-Nordic Ski Team guide to Brian McKeever, and Robin Fémy, who won a gold and two bronze medals as the Para-Alpine Ski Team guide to Mac Marcoux, to a community celebration on March 28 following their performances at the recent Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. 

Please join us at the CIBC Banking Centre at 1155 Boul. René-Lévesque Ouest in Montreal 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 experience at Sochi, their involvement with parasport and next steps in their athletic careers.

Who:             

  • Graham Nishikawa, Gold Medallist, Para-Nordic Ski Team Guide, Sochi 2014
  • Robin Fémy, Gold and double Bronze Medallist, Para-Alpine Ski Team Guide, Sochi 2014
  • Denis Charbonneau, CIBC, Branch Manager

What: CIBC Paralympian Welcome Home Celebration
Where: CIBC Banking Centre, 1155 Boul. René-Lévesque Ouest, Montréal, QC
When: 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on March 28, 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