TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 24, 2015) - Ontario Ombudsman André Marin will release his annual report for the 2014-2015 fiscal year on Tuesday, July 28 - at an 11 a.m. news conference in the Queen's Park Media Studio. The report reviews the accomplishments of the Ombudsman's Office in the past year and updates recent and ongoing investigations.

Prior to the news conference, there will be a technical briefing for journalists from 9:30 -10:30 a.m. in Committee Room 1, where copies of the Ombudsman's report will be available (under embargo until the news conference). Senior staff of the Ombudsman's office will be available to answer questions on background. Journalists who are not members of the Queen's Park Press Gallery are asked to report to Room 387A of the Legislative Building for passes, or call Gerald Christopher at 416-325-7922.

The news conference will be streamed live and can be watched online at the Ombudsman's website, www.ombudsman.on.ca, where the full report and media materials will also be posted at 11 a.m. As well, live updates will be posted at the Ombudsman's Twitter account - www.twitter.com/Ont_Ombudsman (#OOLive). Video of the news conference will also be posted later on YouTube (www.YouTube.com/OntarioOmbudsman).

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Contact Information:

Linda Williamson
Director of Communications
416-586-3426
lwilliamson@ombudsman.on.ca

Ashley Bursey
Assistant Manager, Communications
416-586-3521
abursey@ombudsman.on.ca