The Gomery Inquiry – May 18, 2005 (Part 2 of 4)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Gomery Inquiry – May 18, 2005 (Part 2 of 4)

Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities

Witness: John Hayter

Commission Counsel Marie Cossette continues direct examination of John Hayter (owner of the Vickers & Benson advertising agency). Discussion focuses on the corporate history of Vickers & Benson and on commissions charged on government contracts. Mr. Hayter is also asked about meetings with Alfonso Gagliano to secure funding for a television series to be broadcast in China and about the hiring of David Dingwall to lobby for funding for the series.