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Breakfast with a Fascinating Canadian:
Lino A. Saputo, Jr.

Date: Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Location: Kenneth C. Rowe Hall, Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
Language: Presented in English
Cost: $100/ticket or $1000/table of 10

Lino A. Saputo, Jr. first started working in his family business when he was only 13 years old, and has now been actively involved in Saputo’s operations for over 30 years. In March 2004, he became Chief Executive Officer, and has served as Chair of the Board since 2017.

Since its founding in 1954, Saputo has evolved vastly. Today, this Québec based company is comprised of approximately 16,800 employees and has 65 plants worldwide. Saputo is one of the top ten dairy processors in the world.

Lino A. Saputo, Jr. and his family support multiple organizations and contribute to various projects and initiatives. In 2011, Mr. Saputo and his wife Amelia founded the Amelia and Lino A. Saputo, Jr. Foundation, dedicated to supporting causes that contribute to the betterment of the community for future generations.

The Breakfast with a Fascinating Canadian speaker series features well known Canadians, like Lino A. Saputo, Jr., speaking about their connection to immigration and the important role it plays in our economy, culture and way of life. We invite you to attend this year’s event to learn more about Mr. Saputo’s story and continue the dialogue about the importance of immigration in shaping our nation. Support the Museum by purchasing your table or tickets today. All are welcome to attend.

Please contact Daphne Carter, Development Manager, at (902) 425-7770 ext. 259 or download the ticket order form and email the completed form to

Tickets can also be purchased via Eventbrite.

Presenting Sponsor:

Province of Nova Scotia home page

Patron Sponsors:

Clearwater home page.
RBC home page.