IMPORTANT INFORMATION CONCERNING COVID-19

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, we are all experiencing uncertain times. In light of the current situation, in consultation with our partners and the FTEC Fight Team, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the Fight To End Cancer for 2020. We are working to reestablish dates for and will be in touch with all event partners, sponsors and attendees when new dates have been identified. For Full Statement, Updates and Protocols, please visit:
[COVID-19 UPDATE] Fight To End Cancer 2020

Welcoming The Newest Hero In The Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Michael Burns

November 1, 2017
Filed Under: Ambassador Features, Press Releases, Top Stories

Fight for the Future of Henry and Eddie

Michael Burns, 2017 (CNW Group/Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation)

Michael Burns, 2017 (CNW Group/Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation)


Welcoming The Newest Hero In The Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Michael Burns


The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation is one of the Top 5 Cancer Research Centres in the world and is attracting world-class talent.  This is epitomized by its latest announcement, the appointment of Michael Burns to the position of President  & CEO of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, effective January 2, 2018.

FTEC is an official partner supporting The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation and we are delighted to see this appointment.  We look forward to the continuous growth of our partnership under Michael Burns’ leadership.  #FTEC2018

“I’m honoured to be joining this world-class foundation and I look forward to working with our stakeholders to help conquer cancer in our lifetime”

~ Michael Burns, 2017 (CNW Group/Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation)

Burns was most recently CEO of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017.   The Invictus Games are the largest international adaptive sport competition in the world, featuring ill and injured soldiers and veterans.  Burns led the execution of the Games, including building the organization from the ground up, which took more than two years.

Read the full story

Comments are closed.