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  • TORONTO—Catalyst Canada announced today that it will honour Gordon M. Nixon, President & CEO, RBC; Anne-Marie Hubert, Managing Partner, Advisory Services, Ernst & Young; and Jane Allen, Partner & Chief Diversity Officer, Deloitte Canada, with The Catalyst Canada Honours, which recognizes a...

    Date: 2012
    Region: Canada
  • The Catalyst Canada Honours recognizes exceptional individuals who are personally and visibly committed to the advancement of women, and serve as powerful role models for Canadian corporate leaders.

  • Catalyst is a catalyst in the movement toward boardroom diversity worldwide. Diverse boardrooms are good for business, yet most countries have very low representation of women on boards. Catalyst provides information on the current landscape, and ideas and solutions to make progress.