Media Advisory - Broadcast & Photo Opportunity - Olympic gold medalist Simon Whitfield to capture another first for Canada by

Media Advisory - Broadcast & Photo Opportunity - Olympic gold medalist Simon 
Whitfield to capture another first for Canada by using CIBC credit card and 
Rogers smartphone to complete first mobile credit card payment in the country 
TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - 
What:     CIBC and Rogers Communications and Olympic athlete, Simon 


          Whitfield, to complete first mobile credit card payment in
          Canada
           

When:     Friday, November 2, 11:00 am (media sign in begins 10:45 am)
           

Who:      David Williamson, Senior Executive Vice President and Group
          Head, Retail & Business Banking, CIBC
          David Robinson, Vice-President of Emerging Business, Rogers
          Communications
          Simon Whitfield, Olympic Triathlete and medalist
           

Where:    Tim Hortons, 56 Wellesley Street W, Toronto
          (North West corner of Bay & Wellesley)

There will be media availability immediately following the photo opportunity.

Accredited media are required to pre-register for the event. For 
pre-registration please contact Sean Hamilton, 416-304-8456 or 
sean.hamilton@cibc.com.

It is advised to arrive 15 minutes early.

About CIBC

CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with nearly 11 million 
personal banking and business clients. CIBC is committed to supporting causes 
that matter to our clients, our employees and our communities. We aim to make 
a difference in communities through corporate donations, sponsorships and the 
volunteer spirit of employees. In 2011, CIBC contributed more than $35 million 
to charitable and non-profit initiatives in Canada to support national, 
regional and local organizations. You can find other news releases and 
information about CIBC in our Press Centre on our corporate website at 
www.cibc.com.

About Rogers
Rogers Communications is a diversified Canadian communications and media 
company. We are Canada's largest provider of wireless voice and data 
communications services and one of Canada's leading providers of cable 
television, high-speed Internet and telephony services. Through Rogers Media 
we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, 
magazines and trade publications, sports entertainment, and digital media. We 
are publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and 
on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RCI).




Sean Hamilton, 416-304-8456 orsean.hamilton@cibc.com.

SOURCE: CIBC

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CO: Rogers Wireless and Cable
ST: Ontario
NI: FIN MED NP 

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