IATSE Local 63 Certifies Keystone Entertainment Group Ltd.

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Local 63, with the assistance of the International, filed an application for certification on October 13, 2009 for all stagehands employed by Keystone Entertainment Group Ltd in the province.

After a series of hearings held in 2009, the Manitoba Labour Board issued its decision on November 23, 2009, recognising Local 63 as a certified bargaining agent of all stagehands employed by Keystone Entertainment Group Ltd in the Province of Manitoba. The International will be assisting the Local in negotiating a first collective agreement. Keystone Entertainment Group Ltd is a Calgary based producer, promoter, and presenter of live entertainment events, operating across Canada and having built a solid operational base in Western Canada.

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The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees or IATSE (full name: International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, Its Territories and Canada), is a labor union representing over 170,000 technicians, artisans and craftspersons in the entertainment industry, including live events, motion picture and television production, broadcast, and trade shows in the United States and Canada.

For more information please contact:
General: comms@iatse.net
Press: press@iatse.net


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