Over the past 50 years, Catalyst and our staff have received accolades and awards from many prestigious organizations.
Most recently, we have received the following recognition.
Catalyst listed as top charity for women's rights in New York Magazine's annual Gift Guide issue.
Deborah Gillis, Catalyst President & Chief Executive Officer, named in Canadian Business's Power 50: Canada’s Most Powerful Business People 2016 as the 10th most powerful leader in this exclusive list of executives, entrepreneurs, politicos, and thinkers who are changing the way Canada does business.
Deborah Gillis, Catalyst President & Chief Executive Officer, named in the National Association of Corporate Governance (NACD) Directorship 100: Governance Professionals and Institutions list in recognition of her significant impact on boardroom practices and performance.
Ilene H. Lang, Former President & CEO, Senior Advisor, and Honorary Director, Catalyst, named a Hall of Fame member by the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) in recognition of the indelible impression her career has left on the boardroom community.
Catalyst President & CEO Ilene H. Lang received the Foreign Policy Association Medal from the Foreign Policy Association, which serves as a catalyst for developing awareness, understanding of and informed opinion on U.S. foreign policy and global issues.
Catalyst.org and Catalyzing named a Forbes Top 100 Websites For Women 2013.
Catalyst is honored by Spanish nonprofit Mujeres para el Diálogo y la Educación (MDE) with its Premios Solidarios MDE 2013 in the category “La institución más comprometida con la mujer.”
Catalyst is honored by the World Policy Institute for its global outlook, fresh, constructive, solution-focused approaches, ability to engage broader audiences in addressing global challenges, and positive impact on the world.
Catalyst.org receives an Interactive Media Award for Best In Class for Associations/Nonprofits.
Catalyst.org receives an Honorable Mention in the 43rd Annual Creativity International Awards for Website Public Service or Non-Profit.
Catalyst.org and Catalyzing named a ForbesWoman Top 100 Websites For Women 2012.
Catalyst given MBA Women International's 2012 Hall of Heroes Top 10 Award.
Catalyst.org and Catalyzing named a ForbesWoman Top 100 Websites For Women 2011.
Catalyst given a Diversity Leader Award by Profiles in Diversity Journal.
The Catalyst Information Center given the 2011 Centers of Excellence Award for Service by the Special Libraries Association.
Catalyst.org and Catalyzing named a ForbesWoman Top 100 Websites For Women 2010.
The Catalyst Canada Honours 2010 Dinner Video “Barriers” was recognized by ACT (Advertising Community Together) at the 2011 Cannes Lions Festival. It was also showcased in Draftfcb's Year in Review report as the "Best of 2010" in Canada. Watch the video in French: Windows Media Player | Quicktime