The Gomery Inquiry – March 9, 2005 (Part 3 of 4)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Gomery Inquiry – March 9, 2005 (Part 3 of 4)

Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities

Witness: Éric Lafleur

The Commission continues to hear testimony by Éric Lafleur (the former owner of Publicité Dezert and a former vice-president at Lafleur Communication Marketing). Under direct examination by Associate Commission Counsel Guy Cournoyer, Mr. Lafleur speaks in detail about mark-ups, profit margins, and billing procedures on the sale of promotional items such as toques and jackets to the federal government. He is asked about his volunteer work for the Prime Minister’s Office and his dealings with Jean Carle and Jean Pelletier.