- The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada), 19 Apr 2001, p. 326-335
- Leblanc, Michel, Speaker
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- Exciting times for Canada's airline industry, and how that is so. Change and opportunity. Canada 3000 and Royal offering an alternative to Air Canada. Some details of schedules and services. The demand for such services. The decision to merge Canada 3000 and Royal and later CanJet. Building on the public's desire for reliable, discount-priced airline service. What the speaker's company will begin to offer starting May 1 in terms of a domestic network. Details of the international network, and what will be offered starting in October. The issue of cabotage. Giving the consumer some choice and real selection on price. A brief anecdote to conclude.
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- 19 Apr 2001
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Vice-Chairman and Managing Director, Canadian Scheduled Services, Canada 3000 Airlines
CREATING CANADA'S ALTERNATIVE NATIONAL AIRLINE
Chairman: Catherine Steele
President, The Empire Club of Canada
Head Table Guests
Rev. Kim Beard, Rector, Christ Church, Brampton; Malcolm J. MacKillop, Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP and Director, The Empire Club of Canada; Montague Larkin, CA, Director, The Empire Club of Canada; John MacNeill, President, Signature Vacations; Donald Kennedy, Senior Vice-President, Corporate Affairs and CFO, Canada 3000 Airlines; Robert Foster, President, Capital Canada; and Jacques Kavafian, Vice-President and Director, Yorkton Securities.
Introduction by Catherine Steele
It is my privilege to welcome our guest speaker, Michel Leblanc, Vice-Chairman and Managing Director, Canadian Scheduled Services, Canada 3000 Airlines.