Anderson Cooper Is Coming To Windsor

Published On January 9, 2019 | By Kendal Malewicz | Entertainment News

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The WFCU Credit Union (WFCU) is bringing one of the biggest names in television to Windsor. CNN’s Anderson Cooper is coming to Windsor!

WFCU announced  that journalist Anderson Cooper will be coming to The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor on March 29. Cooper will be the inaugural speaker of the WFCU Credit Union Speaker Series.

WINDSOR, ONTARIO – JANUARY 8, 2019 – Today, WFCU Credit Union (WFCU) announced its inaugural speaker, Anderson Cooper, a renowned journalist, television personality and author, as the first headliner of the WFCU Credit Union Speaker Series on March 29, 2019 at the Colosseum at Caesars Windsor. From left, Jhoan Baluyot, Manager of Public Relations and Communications, Caesars Windsor, Scott Jenkins, Director of Advertising, Caesars Windsor, Eddie Francis, President and CEO, WFCU Credit Union, and Marty Gillis, Chair, Board of Directors, WFCU Credit Union. (WFCU Credit Union Handout)


The Speaker Series is part of their Inspire Program which was announced in October 2018. The Speaker Series will provide chances for WFCU members and members of the community to attend shows that will feature appearances by renowned personalities. Each speaker will share their perspectives on a variety of topics.

“We’re excited to welcome Anderson Cooper to Windsor as the first headliner of WFCU Credit Union’s Speaker Series,” said the chair of WFCU Credit Union Board of Directors, Marty Gillis.

According to Gillis, bringing Cooper to town illustrates the calibre of not only the Speaker Series and the commitment WFCU has to the community.

“In introducing our Speaker Series and bringing renowned, high calibre speakers and personalities to our area we hope to provide our Members and the community with unique opportunities that may otherwise not have been available to them,” said Eddie Francis, president and CEO of WFCU Credit Union. “Our goal with not only our Speaker Series, but our entire Inspire Program, is to bring the community together through engaging, entertaining and educational opportunities the whole family can enjoy.”

Cooper is the anchor of  CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360° as well as a correspondent for 60 Minutes on CBS and an author.

Tickets for Cooper’s show start at $48 Canadian and go on sale at noon at the Colosseum box office and online on January 12, 2019.





Photo: WFCU Credit Union Handout


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