May 4, 2011 (Canada NewsWire Group) --
TORONTO, April 28 /CNW/ - TELUS is holding its 2011 annual general meeting of shareholders at 11 a.m. EST on Thursday, May 5. A media conference with TELUS executives will follow.
Media are invited to attend the AGM and media conference in person or by teleconference.
|What:||TELUS 2011 AGM|
Royal Conservatory - TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning - Koerner
273 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON
Media Conference Room: Conservatory Theatre
May 5, 2011
AGM: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. EST
Media conference: 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. EST
Teleconference dial-in instructions:
AGM - Dial-in number toll free Canada and USA: 1-877-353-4370.
English language participant access code: 3019874#
French language participant access code: 6812837#
Media conference - Dial-in number toll free Canada and USA: 1-877-353-4370
Participant access code: 5470871#
During the press conference a bilingual moderator will manage questions.
Several TELUS products and services will be on display and available for demonstration prior to and following the AGM and media conference, including OPTIK TV and the latest wireless devices such as the Motorola XOOM tablet, Motorola Defy, Samsung Nexus S, HTC Desire HD and BlackBerry PlayBook. Also featured will be TELUS' Flexible Workstyles program, TELUS Business Stores for small business, TELUS' Diversity and Inclusiveness programs, Personal Health Records and Black's Stores.
TELUS (TSX: T, T.A; NYSE: TU) is a leading national telecommunications company in Canada, with $9.8 billion of annual revenue and 12.3 million customer connections including 7 million wireless subscribers, 3.7 million wireline network access lines and 1.2 million Internet subscribers and more than 300,000 TELUS TV customers. Led since 2000 by President and CEO, Darren Entwistle, TELUS provides a wide range of communications products and services including data, Internet protocol (IP), voice, entertainment and video.
In support of our philosophy to give where we live, TELUS, our team members and retirees will, by year-end 2011, have contributed $245 million to charitable and not-for-profit organizations and volunteered 4.1 million hours of service to local communities since 2000. 10 TELUS Community Boards across Canada lead TELUS' local philanthropic initiatives. TELUS was honoured to be named the most outstanding philanthropic corporation globally for 2010 by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, becoming the first Canadian company to receive this prestigious international recognition.
For more information about TELUS, please visit telus.com. To learn more about TELUS' commitment to the community, please visit TELUS.com/csr.
TELUS Media Relations