FOR: FIRSTSERVICE CORPORATION

COMPANY CONTACT:
Jay S. Hennick
President & Chief Executive Officer
FirstService Corporation
(416) 960-9500

INVESTOR RELATIONS:
Jeffrey Elliott
Jeffrey Elliott Communications
(919) 968-4085

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

TSE: FSV
Nasdaq: FSRV

 

FIRSTSERVICE CORPORATION ANNUAL MEETING 4:00 p.m.
SEPTEMBER 14, AT THE TORONTO STOCK EXCHANGE

 

TORONTO, Ontario (September 11, 2000) -- FirstService Corporation - a Canadian-based TSE listed company which has become an international success, with more than 75% of its U.S. $340 million in annual revenue generated in the United States --will hold its annual meeting on Thursday September 14, 2000 at 4:00 p.m. at The Toronto Stock Exchange Conference Centre, The Exchange Tower, 130 King Street West.

Top and bottom line growth have exceeded the company's 20% annual threshold objective for eight years in a row and FirstService expects similar performance in the current year based on a combination of strong internal expansion and prudent acquisitions.

FirstService Corporation is a leader in the rapidly growing service sector, providing a variety of specialized property and business outsourcing services - including residential property management (in which it is the North American leader), security, consumer services and data processing and specialized marketing fulfillment - throughout North America.

Contact: Lynda Cralli 960-9500