ALBERTA, Canada (June 6, 2012) - ARAMARK Remote Workplace Services, an industry leader in the field of remote camp and hospitality services, recently signed a historic Master Relationship Agreement with Chipewyan Prairie Dene First Nation (CPDFN).
CPDFN takes a progressive approach to industry development within their community and has chosen to partner with progressive organizations. This agreement continues the strategic partnership that has existed between CPDNF and ARAMARK since 2002.
CPDFN and their traditional lands are strategically located in the heart of Canada’s Oil Sands region of Alberta, Canada. This agreement establishes ARAMARK, which has worked alongside the Nation for more than 10 years, as the preferred provider of lodge and hospitality services for resource developments within CPDFN’s traditional lands.
At the ceremonial signing on May 13, 2012, Chief Vern Janvier stated this agreement “will provide training, employment and business opportunities for our people and will enable the Nation to plan and build a sustainable future.”
“We look forward to continuing our partnership with Chipewyan Prairie Dene First Nation and are excited about our future business opportunities together,” said Osman Ismail, Regional Vice President, ARAMARK Remote Workplace Services.
ARAMARK also provides members of the Nation with employment and training opportunities, community and educational support, and collaborative business opportunities.
ARAMARK is committed to working with all of Canada’s Aboriginal and First Nation people and providing and engaging in fair, equitable and mutually beneficial business relationships.
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