Fiera Capital Calgary spends an evening with The Great One for a great cause
Fiera Capital is the proud presenting partner of the 2013 Edge Legacy Dinner
MONTREAL and CALGARY, Oct. 25, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - As presenting partner of
the 2013 Annual Edge Legacy Dinner featuring Wayne Gretzky held last night at
the BMO center in Calgary, Fiera Capital Corporation (TSX: FSZ) is pleased to
support the Calgary-based Edge School whose mission is to make a positive
difference in the lives of student-athletes through the purposeful integration
of excellence in academics, athletics and character-building.
"We are delighted about the opportunity to give back to our community and to
help contribute to the well-being of Calgary area youth. Besides being huge
fans of hockey, we chose to partner with the Edge School because we share many
of the same values, including teamwork, professionalism and integrity," stated
Paul Vaillancourt, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Fiera Capital
Private Wealth - Western Canada.
Hosted by broadcaster Darren Pang, and featuring an engaging and interactive
discussion with The Great One Wayne Gretzky as well as Hockey Legends Lanny
McDonald, Paul Coffey, Theo Fleury and Marty McSorley, this year's sold-out
event helped raise over $275,000 to the benefit of Edge School's current and
future student-athletes and programming. Held annually since 2004, the Edge
Legacy Dinner is the organization's major annual fundraising event, raising
funds towards academic and athletic programs.
"We would like to thank our presenting partner Fiera Capital for helping make
the 2013 Edge Legacy Dinner a huge success. This fundraising event is crucial
to making our education programming more accessible to our current and future
student-athletes, and we are very pleased with this year's event," stated Pat
McLaughlin, Edge School Chief Operating Officer.
About Fiera Capital Corporation
Fiera Capital Corporation is a leading publicly traded, independent investment
firm. The Firm is one of only a handful of full service, multi-product
investment firms in Canada, offering clients a proven top tier track record in
Canadian and foreign equity and fixed income management as well as depth and
expertise in asset allocation and non-traditional investments.
About Edge School
Edge School is where busy student-athletes can achieve a balanced life while
pursuing their personal best through the purposeful integration of excellence
in Academics, Athletes and Character building. Edge School provides financial
assistance to over twenty percent of its student population, affording them
the opportunity to attend Edge School and pursue their passion.
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Chief Operating Officer, Fiera Capital Corporation, Wayne Gretzky and Paul
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