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Media Advisory - From Sochi 2014 with love: CIBC celebrates Canadian Paralympian Gold and double-Bronze Medallist Mac Marcoux in Sault Ste. Marie

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) is proud to welcome home Canadian Paralympian Mac Marcoux, a Gold Medallist in Giant Slalom, who also captured the Bronze Medal in Downhill and the Super G, to a community celebration on April 4 following his performance at the recent Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. He will be joined by his older brother and guide B.J. Marcoux.

Please join us at the CIBC branch at the Cambrian Mall, 44 Great Northern Road in Sault Ste. Marie to celebrate their return. To mark Mac's performance in Sochi, CIBC will present him with a gold-plated coin and a personalized sports pennant commemorating their participation at the Sochi Games.

Mac will be available to speak about their experience at Sochi, their involvement with parasport and next steps in their athletic careers.

Who:  Mac Marcoux, Gold and double-Bronze Medallist - Visually Impaired, Para-Alpine Skiing, Sochi 2014
BJ Marcoux, Guide, Para-Alpine Skiing
Brenda Telik, CIBC, District Branch Manager
What:    CIBC Paralympian Welcome Home Celebration
Where:  CIBC Cambrian Mall, 44 Great Northern Rd., Sault Ste. Marie, ON
When:  9:30 - 11 a.m. on April 4, 2014

CIBC is a proud banking partner of the Canadian Paralympic Team. CIBC's four-year sponsorship of the Canadian Paralympic Committee, announced in October, broadens CIBC's support of Canada's up-and-coming amateur athletes and reflects the bank's passion for sports as a way of enriching communities and inspiring the next generation of youth.


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To arrange an interview please contact:
Johnny Santilly / Auravelia Colomer
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Direct: 416-342-1841 / 416-342-1820