The Catalyst Canada Honours are awarded to individuals for their commitment and achievements toward the advancement of women in Canadian business. The champions were recognized at a dinner held at The Fairmont Royal York in Toronto and chaired by Bill Downe, President and Chief Executive Officer, BMO Financial Group. The Dinner was preceded by The Catalyst Canada Honours Conference.
The Catalyst Canada Honours 2012 Dinner
Date & Time:
5 November 2012
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
The Fairmont Royal York
100 Front Street West
In its third year, The Catalyst Canada Honours gathered over 650 guests, including more than 50 CEOs and heads of organizations. The event highlighted the achievements of this year’s champions and furthered the conversation around the importance of sponsorship. Speeches from Alex Johnston, Executive Director, Catalyst Canada, Deborah Gillis, Chief Operating Officer, Catalyst, and the Champions emphasized our mission of championing women in business.
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The 2012 Catalyst Canada Honours Dinner Video
Gordon M. Nixon, RBC, The Catalyst Canada Honours Firm Leader Champion
Jane Allen, Deloitte Canada, The Catalyst Canada Honours HR/Diversity Leader Champion
Anne-Marie Hubert, Ernst & Young, The Catalyst Canada Honours Business Leader Champion
Claude Dussault, Intact Financial Corporation, The Catalyst Canada Honours Board Leader Champion
Deborah Gillis, Chief Operating Officer, Catalyst
Alex Johnston, Executive Director, Catalyst Canada
Bill Downe, President and CEO, BMO Financial Group
Richard E. Waugh, President and CEO, Scotiabank, and Chair, Catalyst Canada Advisory Board
James S. Turley, Chairman & CEO, Ernst & Young, and Chair, Catalyst Board of Directors
Ilene H. Lang, President & CEO, Catalyst
Check out the buzz surrounding our 2012 Catalyst Canada Honours Event!
BMO Financial Group
SILVER TABLE- $20,000
The Home Depot
Business Development Bank of Canada
Enbridge Gas Distribution
Enbridge Pipelines Inc. (2)
Export Development Council
McDonalds Restaurants of Canada Limited
McKinsey & Co. Canada
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt
Bedford Consulting Group
CML Healthcare Inc.
Institute of Corporate Directors
Public Policy Forum
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada
The Vanier Institute of the Family