April 27, 2016 - 2nd Surrey Board of Trade Mayor's Breakfast Series
The Surrey Board of Trade is 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 on issues and initiatives. The Mayor’s Breakfast Series is anticipated to be a popular event where guest speakers will include high-profile political, business and community leaders.
Mayor Linda Hepner
Minister of National Defence (Canada), the Honourable Harjit Sajjan
About the Speaker:
Minister Sajjan is responsible for the management and direction of all matters relating to the national defence of Canada. Harjit is a retired Lieutenant-Colonel in the Canadian Armed Forces and a combat veteran. He was deployed to Bosnia-Herzegovina and served three separate deployments to Kandahar, Afghanistan. Harjit has received numerous recognitions for his service, including the Meritorious Service Medal for reducing the Taliban’s influence in Kandahar Province. He is also a recipient of the Order of Military Merit, one of the military’s highest recognitions. Harjit also served as an Aide-de-Camp to the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia.