Posted February 3, 2011
Canadian Women in Communications (CWC), on January 31, 2011, announced the 2011 recipients of the prestigious CWC Annual Awards. These cornerstones of CWC’s mandate recognize women of achievement in the communications and technology sectors and those who support their advancement.
Member of the ITAC Board of Directors, and Vice President and General Manager, Xerox Global Services, Jim Muzyka, was awarded a CWC Leadership Excellence Award in the "Champion of Women’s Advancement" category.
The honours include individual awards – CWC Woman of the Year Award and CWC Leadership Excellence Awards – as well as the CWC Employer Excellence Award in the Change Champion category. All will be presented Monday, April 4, 2011 at the CWC Annual Awards Gala Dinner at the Fairmont Château Laurier hotel in Ottawa.
"We are delighted to announce such an outstanding group of award winners this year," said Stephanie MacKendrick, President of Canadian Women in Communications. "The caliber of these recipients really underlines how much women contribute to our industry. Equally important this year, our awards spotlight the important work that individuals and organizations are doing to accelerate the career advancement of women, something that is rightly being recognized as an important business issue and a key aspect of our sector’s future competitive edge."
CWC is also very pleased that Farah Nasser, anchor at CP24 in Toronto, will emcee the Gala Awards dinner. "This year’s event will be one of our most exciting yet," said Ms. MacKendrick.
Canadian Women in Communications is a national, bilingual organization dedicated to the career advancement of women in the communications and technology sectors through strategic networking, targeted professional development and meaningful recognition.
Access award details and biographies of all 2011 winners here: http://www.cwc-afc.com/show-content.cfm?section=wha-awa&subsection=ann
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