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Purdy Crawford Receives Special Recognition - Board Diversity Champion

CANADA (September 12, 2013)It’s our pleasure to announce that Catalyst will be honouring Purdy Crawford, Counsel, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, with Special Recognition – Board Diversity Champion for his work advancing women to board leadership.

He joins the previously announced 2013 Catalyst Canada Honours Champions: exemplary leaders who have demonstrated the principles of equity and inclusion throughout their careers.

Join us at the Catalyst Canada Honours on Monday, October 21, 2013, at The Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto, where hundreds of Canada’s senior business leaders will be gathering to recognize the accomplishments of our Champions and the importance of women’s advancement.

To purchase a table, please contact Joanna Harper at +1 416 645 5870, or [email protected].

About the Catalyst Canada Honours
The Catalyst Canada Honours celebrates individual champions of women in business. Recognizing that what’s good for women is good for business, these exceptional leaders are personally and visibly committed to the advancement of women and serve as powerful role models for Canadian corporate leaders.

About Catalyst
Founded in 1962, Catalyst is the leading nonprofit membership organization expanding opportunities for women and business. With offices in the United States, Canada, Europe, India, and Australia, and more than 600 members, Catalyst is the trusted resource for research, information, and advice about women at work. Catalyst annually honors exemplary organizational initiatives that promote women's advancement with the Catalyst Award.