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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.

  • When an organization values women and men equally, the gender balance should be the same at the entry, middle, and senior levels. Yet women lag men in business leadership positions across the globe. Companies that exclude women from leadership lose out on half of the talent pool, and the...