The Sixth Annual Douglas C. Frith Fundraising Dinner took place at the Fairmont Château Laurier in Ottawa on October 27, 2010. Mr. John Furlong, CEO of the Vancouver Organizing Committee spoke about the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games to an audience of more than 300 senior representatives of Canada's business community, serving Senators and Members of the House of Commons, former Parliamentarians, senior public servants and youth representatives.
Left, the dinner took place on October 27, 2010 at the Château Laurier in Ottawa. Right, the Hon. Peter Milliken, Speaker of the House of Commons, guest speaker John Furlong, CEO President Léo Duguay and the Hon. Gary Lunn, Minister of State (Sport). Additional pictures are available at on photographer Denis Drever's Flickr page.
Mr. Léo Duguay
President, Canadian Association of Former Parliamentarians
Beginning of Dinner
Introduction of Guest Speaker
The Honourable Peter Milliken, M.P.
Speaker of the House of Commons
Mr. John Furlong, CEO Vancouver Organizing Committee
2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games
Thank You to Guest Speaker
Mr. Russell Williams, Rx&D, Presenting Sponsor
Mr. Léo Duguay
End of Dinner
Patrons and Sponsors
The Educational Foundation of the Canadian Association of Former Parliamentarians would like to thank our 2010 Presenting Sponsor for their generous contribution.
We would also like to thank our 2010 Dinner Patrons for their generous contributions.
And our thanks to our 2010 Dinner Sponsors:
Association of Consulting Engineers of Canada
Brewers Association of Canada
Business Development Bank of Canada
Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association
Envoy Relocation Services Inc.
Genworth Financial Canada
Global Public Affairs
Insurance Bureau of Canada
Pratt & Whitney Canada
RBC Financial Group
Rio Tinto Alcan
Sussex Strategy Group
The Canadian Real Estate Association
The Mining Association of Canada
The Railway Association of Canada
VIA Rail Canada Inc.