Local Chef Is A Hero
While hockey fans were rioting in the streets of Vancouver, Sous Chef Robert Mackay was standing outside the Hudson’s Bay flagship store. Instead of enjoying the festivities, or at least staying out of the way of the rioting mob, Mackay did all he could to stop the violence occurring after the Boston Bruins beat the Vancouver Canucks in game seven of the Stanley Cup Finals. Governor, Chairman and CEO of Hudson’s Bay and President of Great Canadian Gaming will present Mackay with the Chairman’s Award of Merit.
If you’re in the neighbourhood, make plans to drop by. The ceremony will be public, and cheering on a good Samaritan would probably make Mackay very special, indeed.
Here are the details:
Date: Thursday July 7
Time: 10 am outside
Where: The Bay Downtown (674 Granville Street, Vancouver)