The National Federation of CIBPA celebrated their 35th Anniversary on January 19, 2018, at the Columbus Centre in Toronto. The luncheon hosted the Honourable Charles Sousa, MPP (Mississauga South), Minister of Finance. Guest Speaker Mr. Charlie Coffey, Retired RBC Senior Executive, long standing friend and supporter of the Federation and its expansion across Canada. In attendance was also National Past Presidents Mr. Walter Simone (founding President), Mr. Paaquale Minicucci, Mr. William Clementi, Mr. Frank Moceri, Mr. Salvatore Mariani and current President Mr. Robert Sacco. In attendance was also Mr. Greg Sorbara, former member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario including Minister of Finance.