02/03/2010

Jamie Salé & David Pelletier and Cynthia Phaneuf Join 2010 Sears® Stars on Ice® Presented by Samsung®

Jamie Salé & David Pelletier and Cynthia Phaneuf Join 2010 Sears® Stars on Ice® Presented by Samsung®

(Feb. 4, 2010 Toronto, ON) Sears Stars on Ice Presented by Samsung is proud to announce that Olympic Gold Medalists, World Champions & Three-Time Canadian National Champions Jamie Salé & David Pelletier will be joining the 2010 Tour. Both Salé & Pelletier will be commentating during the Winter Games for CTV, after which, they are thrilled to return and skate with Sears Stars on Ice Presented by Samsung for the 20th Anniversary Tour.

Also joining the Sears Stars on Ice Presented by Samsung Tour is Canadian National Champion & 2010 Olympic Team Member Cynthia Phaneuf. After capturing the silver medal at the 2010 Canadian National Championships, Phaneuf is proud to be representing Canada at this year's Winter Games. Phaneuf is excited, and looking forward to skating live with the Sears Stars on Ice Presented by Samsung Tour for audiences across our country.

The Sears Stars on Ice Presented by Samsung Tour, founded and produced by Olympic Gold Medalist Scott Hamilton, is one of the premier family entertainment events in Canada. Cast members performing in the 2010 20th Anniversary Tour also include Four-Time World Champion & Four-Time Canadian National Champion Kurt Browning, Olympic Medalist, World Champion & Three-Time Canadian National Champion Jeffrey Buttle, World Silver Medalist, Six-Time Canadian National Champion & 2010 Olympic Team Member Joannie Rochette, Three-Time Canadian National Champions & 2010 Olympic Team Members Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir, and Two-Time World Silver Medalists & Five-Time Canadian National Champions Marie-France Dubreuil & Patrice Lauzon.

The 2010 Sears Stars on Ice Presented by Samsung Tour will kick off on April 22nd in Halifax, NS and will visit 12 cities across Canada, coming to a conclusion with a grand finale on May 14th in Vancouver, BC. TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW. Tickets start at $25, making the 2010 Sears Stars on Ice Presented by Samsung Tour one of our country's most affordable family entertainment options. Group discounts are available for parties of 10 or more. Please visit www.starsonice.ca for tour schedule and ticket information, as well as exciting show announcements.

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Thur, April 22
Halifax, NS
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Sat, April 24
Ottawa, ON
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Sun, April 25
Montreal, QC
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Thur, April 29
Windsor, ON
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Fri, April 30
Toronto, ON
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Sat, May 1
Hamilton, ON
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Sun, May 2
London, ON
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Thur, May 6
Winnipeg, MB
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Sat, May 8
Edmonton, AB
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Sun, May 9
Calgary, AB
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Tue, May 11
Victoria, BC
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Fri, May 14
Vancouver, BC

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About Sears Stars on Ice Presented By Samsung
Founded in 1986 by skating icon and Olympic Gold Medalist Scott Hamilton, the Stars on Ice tour originated in the United States. In 1991, the Stars on Ice Tour began to tour Canada and has now played more than 200 shows over two decades. Past Tour performers include Kurt Browning, Jamie Salé & David Pelletier, Kristi Yamaguchi and Elvis Stojko. In its 20th season, the Sears Stars on Ice Presented by Samsung Tour will bring quality family entertainment to 12 major Canadian markets this spring. Sears Stars on Ice Presented by Samsung is produced by IMG, the world's premier Sports, Entertainment and Media Company. For more information about the tour, please visit www.starsonice.ca. Keep in touch with Sears Stars on Ice on Facebook: www.facebook.com/Stars-on-Ice and on Twitter: @searsstarsonice www.twitter.com/searsstarsonice.

About Sears Canada
Sears Canada is a multi-channel retailer with a network of 196 corporate stores, 195 dealer stores, 38 home improvement showrooms, over 1,800 catalogue merchandise pick-up locations, 108 Sears Travel offices and a nationwide home maintenance, repair, and installation network. The Company also publishes Canada's most extensive general merchandise catalogue and offers shopping online at www.sears.ca.

Sears Canada est un détaillant à circuits multiples qui compte 196 magasins d'entreprise, 195 magasins-concessions, 38 salles d'exposition pour la rénovation du foyer, plus de 1 800 comptoirs de ramassage des commandes par catalogue, 108 agences de voyages Sears et un réseau national d'entretien, de réparation et d'installation. Sears Canada publie également le plus gros catalogue de marchandises diverses au Canada et exploite un site Web d'achat en ligne à www.sears.ca.

About Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc.

Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc. (SECA), a wholly owned subsidary of Samsung Electronics Co., markets a broad range of award-winning digital consumer electronics, information systems, telecommunications and home appliance products. SECA upholds Samsung's mission to provide consumers with innovative digital convergence products that possess exceptional technology, quality, features, performance and value. The company oversees the Canadian operations of Samsung's Consumer Electronics division, IT division, Home Appliance division and Wireless Terminals division.

Samsung has been a global TOP sponsor of the Olympic Games since 1997 and was a presenting sponsor of the Olympic Torch Relay from 2004 to 2008. Also through Samsung's Four Seasons of Hope charity, Samsung helps athletes and celebrities raise funds for their respective charities, including the Wayne Gretzky Foundation in Canada. Samsung is alo a proud sponsor of Hockey Canada and is the official HDTV sponsor of the NFL. For customer service inquiries, please call 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864), and for more information, please visit www.samsung.com.

Jamie Salé & David Pelletier and Cynthia Phaneuf Join 2010 Sears® Stars on Ice® Presented by Samsung®