Media Release – April 18, 2016
The 2nd Surrey Board of Trade Mayor’s Breakfast Series. This event is co-hosted with SABA (the South Asian Business Association). The keynote speaker’s relevance as a former police officer with the Vancouver Police Department and his work as a Detective-Constable with the Gang Crime Unit specializing in organized crime, gang violence and drug crimes is relevant to some of the issues that Surrey is currently facing.
Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 – 7:30am – 9:00am
Location: Surrey City Hall (13450 104 Ave, Surrey)
Admission: $45 + tax
Connecting the business community to Surrey City Hall
Join Mayor Linda Hepner in this high-profile breakfast series where issues vital to Surrey’s prosperity and quality of life are presented. The purpose of the Mayor’s Breakfast Series is to continually engage businesses and provide ongoing updates from Surrey City Hall.
Municipal update: Mayor Linda Hepner
Federal update: The Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence
Harjit Singh Sajjan has served Canada and his community as both a soldier and a police officer. Harjit is a retired Lieutenant-Colonel in the Canadian Armed Forces and a combat veteran. He is also a recipient of the Order of Military Merit, one of the military’s highest recognition. The Minister was a police officer with the Vancouver Police Department for 11 years.