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MEDIA ADVISORY: Update on contract talks with Ford Tuesday

Jerry Dias and the Unifor Master Bargaining Committee at a press conference.
September 21, 2020 - 12:00 AM

TORONTO—On Tuesday September 22, 2020 Unifor’s National President will provide an update live on Facebook about the negotiations with Ford Motor Company.

WHAT:           News Conference to update media on auto bargaining

WHEN:          11 a.m., Tuesday September 22, 2020 

WHERE:        Provincial Ballroom, Sheraton Centre, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto

WHO:            Unifor National President Jerry Dias and Unifor Bargaining Committee representatives

Journalists wishing to participate in the Question & Answer portion of the news conference by phone must register by 11 a.m. Monday by emailing and we will send you dial in information.

In-person attendance will be restricted due to the COVID-19 pandemic in compliance with Ontario health directives. Those wishing to attend in person must register in advance via email on a first come first serve basis. A pool camera arrangement is preferred.

The news conference will streamed live on Unifor’s Facebook page.  Broadcast quality footage of the event will be available afterward for download upon request via email.

A digital media kit including background on Canada’s auto industry and details on plant locations, products produced and number of workers represented by Unifor can be found on this website.

For media inquiries or to arrange interviews after the news conference via Facetime, Zoom, or Skype please contact Unifor’s Director of Communications, Natalie Clancy at or 416-707-5794 (cell).