Charlottetown, PE – Geoff MacDonald, Island-born entrepreneur and Founding Partner at EdgePoint Investment Group in Toronto, will provide the keynote address at the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce President’s Annual Luncheon. The luncheon will take place on Tuesday, May 3, at 12:15 p.m. at the Delta Prince Edward Hotel with support from title sponsor, Richardson GMP.
MacDonald has been honoured by the World Economic Forum as a “Young Global Leader” in 2009; recognized by his alma mater in its Top 10 After 10 program; and was named by Barron’s as one of the top 50 portfolio managers of 2007. MacDonald earned his BBA from Bishop’s University, an MBA from the University of Windsor and is a CFA charterholder. He joined Invesco Ltd. in 1998 as a vice president and portfolio manager for 10 years, and co-founded EdgePoint Investment Group in 2008. Born in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, MacDonald has held on to his east-coast roots and currently owns a blueberry farm in the province.
The Chamber will hold the 129th Annual General Meeting in the Langevin Tilley Room of the Delta Prince Edward Hotel at 10:30 a.m. on May 3, prior to the President’s Annual Luncheon. The Honourable Wade MacLauchlan, Premier of Prince Edward Island, will provide his “Outlook 2016” for Chamber members at 11:45 a.m. All members of the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce are invited to attend.
Tickets for the President’s Annual Luncheon are $75 for Chamber members and $85 for non-members. Tickets can be purchased online at www.charlottetownchamber.com, by calling the Chamber office at 902-628-2000 x226 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce serves as the “Voice of Business” on economic issues for its 975 members, representing more than 17,500 employees in small, medium and large enterprises in the capital region. For further information on the Chamber, visit the website atwww.charlottetownchamber.com or call 902-628-2000.
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Photo: Island-born entrepreneur and Founding Partner at EdgePoint Investment Group, Geoff MacDonald to provide keynote address at Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce President’s Annual Luncheon on May 3 at the Delta Prince Edward.