Media Advisory & Photo Opportunity - CIBC, together with Visa, is giving GTA soccer fans a chance to see the 2014 FIFA World

Media Advisory & Photo Opportunity - CIBC, together with Visa, is giving GTA 
soccer fans a chance to see the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ Winner's Trophy 
TORONTO, April 10, 2013 /CNW/ - This Saturday CIBC (CM: TSX; NYSE) and Visa 
are giving Toronto soccer fans a rare opportunity to see the 2014 FIFA World 
Cup Winner's Trophy and have their photo taken with it. This free public event 
will also include plenty of soccer activities and fun for the whole family. 
WHAT:   Soccer fans will be able to: 

            --  Get their photo taken with the 2014 FIFA World Cup
                Winner's Trophy - the same trophy awarded to the
                champions of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil
            --  Show soccer support by getting their faces painted in
                their team or country colours
            --  Participate in drills with CSA coaches
            --  Play soccer video games and human foosball

WHEN:   Saturday, April 13, 12 -7 pm

WHERE:  TRIO Sportsplex, 601 Cityview Boulevard, Vaughan, Ontario

WHO:    Freestyle soccer players
        OSA coaches
        Larry Tomei, CIBC Senior Vice-President, National Sales
        Monique Giroux, CIBC Vice-President of Sponsorship

WHY:    As the Official Canadian Bank in Association with Visa of the
        2014 FIFA World Cup, CIBC is proud to give GTA soccer fans a
        rare chance to be inspired by the 2014 World Cup Winner's

"CIBC is proud to support the spirit of competition that unites us all and to 
celebrate Canada's rich multicultural mosaic. We are thrilled to give soccer 
fans this exclusive chance to be inspired by the 2014 FIFA World Cup Winner's 
Trophy," said Larry Tomei, Senior Vice-President, Retail and Business Banking, 
Fans are encouraged to like CIBC on and join the countdown 
to the 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM).

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 2012, CIBC contributed more than $38 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

About Visa
Visa is an Official FIFA Partner with global rights in the financial services 
product category for all FIFA competitions. As a FIFA Partner, Visa receives 
worldwide exclusive access to the FIFA World Cup™ and more than 40 other 
FIFA competitions, providing opportunities to tap into the passions and reach 
of the "world's favorite sport." For more information on Visa's FIFA 
sponsorship, visit

Media contact:Roderick Cumming, Senior Director, Communications & Public 
Affairs, CIBC, 416-304-5567.

Image with caption: "2014 World Cup Winner's Trophy (CNW Group/CIBC)". Image 
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CO: Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
ST: Ontario

-0- Apr/10/2013 18:30 GMT

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