TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 7, 2011) - Jon Taylor, Partner at Govan Brown has been chosen to sit on the Board of Directors for the Leaders for the Cure (Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation of Ontario). "When Gord Hicks, Co-Chair of the Leaders for the Cure, asked me to join the Board, I immediately said yes. What an honour to be asked to participate in such an important cause", adds Jon Taylor. In 2012, Govan Brown will be spearheading several initiatives on behalf of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation of Ontario to raise monies towards finding a cure. Govan Brown is committed to this and several other charitable organizations throughout Canada. Our commitments to our communities continue to grow each year.

The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation was established in 1986 and is the leading national volunteer-based organization in Canada. Breast cancer among Canadian women is increasing rapidly; an average of 445 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in Canada each week.

In 2010, Govan Brown raised $70,000 through various initiatives in support of breast cancer.

Govan Brown is a Construction Management company established in 1994 by John Brown and Ralph Govan. In 2003, Jon Taylor joined the firm as its third partner. All of the Partners are industry leaders and have over 20 years of experience in the construction industry.

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Contact Information:

Govan Brown Construction Managers
Rose Guiao
National Marketing Manager & Community Relations
(416) 703-5100 ext. 257