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Ontario’s 2017 David C. Onley Award Recipients

The David C. Onley Award for Leadership in Accessibility was created in 2014 to recognize Ontarians who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to improving accessibility for people with disabilities.
This year’s award recipients are:
Role Model Award: …

2017 Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards

The 14th annual Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards were held recently in Abbotsford, BC.  The 2017 recipients were The Water Shed Arts Café, Langley (Inclusive Environment, small organizations); University of the Fraser Valley ( Inclusive Environment, …

9th Annual Viola Desmond Day Awards

Ryerson University has honoured the extraordinary achievements of Black women from the campus and in the community at the 9th Annual Viola Desmond Day Awards Ceremony. This year’s recipients were: Siifan Hassen (Viola Desmond High …

Zeïneb Mellouli

One of the bright lights in the diversity realm in 2016 was Zeïneb Mellouli, a lawyer with the Montreal law firm Lavery. She won a Lexpert Zenith Award from Lexpert Magazine for advancing diversity and inclusion in …

Marie Capitan: 1st Blazing Torch recipient

Marie Capitan is the first recipient of the Blazing Flame Award from the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES), a national non-profit organization dedicated to increasing the representation of Native Americans in STEM. She …

10 Most Influential Hispanic Canadians 2016

The 10 most influential Hispanic Canadians 2016 have been announced. This year’s winners are: Adrian Baranchuk (Argentina) president, International Society of Electrocardiology; Alicia Viloria-Petit (Venezuela) researcher/ professor, University of Guelph; Ana Dominguez (Colombia) president, Campbell …

2016 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards announced

The winners of the 24th annual RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards (CWEA) have been announced. These awards recognize the country’s leading female entrepreneurs who have made impressive and substantial contributions to the local, Canadian or …

Diversity Awards NZ

Now in their 19th year, the Diversity Awards NZ recognize and celebrate the New Zealand businesses and organizations championing diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The full list of winners include New Zealand Police (Supreme Award/ …

2016 Top 50 Women Lawyers

The National Diversity Council has announced the 2016 Top 50 Women Lawyers. “The 2016 Top 50 Women Lawyers highlights the most extraordinary female leaders in the industry,” said Dennis Kennedy, Founder and Chair of the …

Catalyst Announces 2016 Catalyst Canada Honours Champions

Catalyst has announced the 2016 Catalyst Canada Honours Champions—four exceptional corporate leaders who have made transformational contributions to advancing women and inclusion in the workplace. Catalyst is also recognizing for the first time three Emerging …