-Famous Canadian Jazz guitarist Levon Ichkhanian became AWI Canada's official spokesperson.
Levon Ichkhanian is a Toronto based guitarist/world stringed instruments specialist, versed in Jazz, World and Traditional music. Levon followed the family musical tradition, performing his first professional gig at the age of 13 with Pioneer of Armenian Pop, Adiss Harmandian. Years since, he has become a recording and touring artist, composer and producer. He has released 3 solo CDs, played on over 100 commercially released and diverse recordings (e.g. Waqt Par Bolna Hariharan, Tango Notturno Isabel Bayrkdarian, Canadian Idol: Greatest Moments BMG Music Canada), performed on soundtracks for the likes of Atom Egoyan and David Suzuki, and is an orchestra member in theatre stage productions (including Jersey Boys, Lord of the Rings and Spamalot). (from wikipedia.org)
-AWI Canada General Manager and Hayastan All Armenian Fund of Canada President Migirdic Migirdichian have agreed to work together on some fundraising projects.
-AWI Canada General Manager appeared in a Hay Horizon Program at Omni2 on July 4, 2009. Aras Karabal and Levon Ichkhanian had an interview. They talk about AWI, AWI Armenia, Armenia, Business In Armenia.
-AWI was presented at ARS Summer Fest 2009. AWI Canada sponsored the event.
-AWI Canada sponsored Armenian Canadian Medical Association of Canada(ACMAO) Gala Dinner on May 23, 2009, which was Chaired by Atom Egoyan and Arsinee Khanjian.