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MEDIA AND PHOTO ALERT – Ted Rogers to be Honoured with Bronze Statue at Rogers Centre, July 23

July 19, 2013

News Releases

12-foot bronze statue to be unveiled at dedication ceremony outside
Rogers Centre

Rogers family, Rogers Communications President and CEO Nadir Mohamed,
The Tenors, close friends, and dignitaries pay tribute to the iconic
business leader

TORONTO, July 19, 2013 /CNW/ – To celebrate the legacy of one of
Canada’s most innovative leaders, a 12-foot bronze statue of Edward S.
“Ted” Rogers
will be unveiled at a dedication ceremony on Tuesday, July 23 at 5 p.m. ET outside Rogers Centre.

What:     A Tribute to Ted
      Unveiling of bronze statue of Ted Rogers
       
When:     Tuesday, July 23                       
      Camera call and media check-in at 4:30 p.m. ET
      Dedication ceremony to commence at 5:20 p.m. ET
      Photo of statue surrounded by Rogers family at 5:40 p.m. ET
      Media interview opportunities begin at 5:45 p.m. ET
       
Where:      Rogers Centre
      1 Blue Jays Way; Outside Gates 5 and 6
       
Who:                                          
  • Loretta Rogers, Company Director, Rogers Communications; wife of the late Ted Rogers
  • Lisa Rogers, daughter of Loretta and the late Ted Rogers
  • Edward Rogers, Deputy Chairman, Rogers Communications; son of Loretta and the late
    Ted Rogers
  • Melinda Rogers, Senior Vice President, Strategy & Development, Rogers Communications;
    Founder & Managing General Partner, Rogers Venture Partners; Chairman
    of Jays Care Foundation; daughter of Loretta and the late Ted Rogers
  • Martha Rogers, Company Director, Rogers Communications and Dr. of Naturopathic
    Medicine; daughter of Loretta and the late Ted Rogers
  • Nadir Mohamed, President and CEO, Rogers Communications
  • Alan Horn, Chairman of the Board, Rogers Communications, and President and CEO,
    Rogers Telecommunications Limited John Hinnen, Vice President, News, Rogers Media
  • The Tenors, Fraser Walters, Clifton Murray, Remigio Pereira, and Victor Micallef
  • Dina Pugliese and Kevin Frankish, hosts, Breakfast Television                         
     

 

SOURCE Rogers Communications Inc.