CWC 2013 Annual Awards
The CWC Annual Awards are prestigious distinctions
honouring those who have demonstrated outstanding achievements, leadership
and support in the communications and technology sectors.
2013 ANNUAL AWARD Recipients
Please join us in applauding the following CWC 2013 Award Recipients:
CWC 2013 WOMAN OF THE YEAR
Presenting Partner Ernst & Young
President and CEO
CWC’s Woman of the Year is the only female President and CEO of a major Canadian radio broadcaster. An outstanding example of women’s leadership and achievement, Margot took just eight short years to grow Vista from a stand-alone station to a corporation with 64 licenses in three provinces.
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CWC 2013 LEADERSHIP IN EXCELLENCE AWARDS
Presenting Partner KPMG
Vice President, Regulatory - Cable
Rogers Communications Inc.
Pam is a lawyer and Vice President, Regulatory-Cable at Rogers. Throughout her career, she has been a tireless advocate of women’s advancement in Canada’s communications industry. As a member and former Chair of CWC’s Board of Directors, Pam led program development and successfully campaigned for greater corporate support and funding.
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Co-Founder, Majority Staekholder, VP Business Development
A true trailblazer, Tina has been a thought leader and model of success for women in some of the most technical, business-focused and entrepreneurial aspects of the telecommunications industry. Now 19 years in, she is Co-founder and President of CTAR Corp, the Canadian master distributor of Motorola’s Passive Optical LAN.
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For over 30 years, this owner/CEO of Engage Learning Systems and Workbay.net has used multimedia to publish, teach and develop educational and instructional tools and content. She has leveraged today’s information technology to redefine learning, creating programs for groups as diverse as Canada’s First Nations people, Walmart and McDonald’s.
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VP - Customer Experience Strategy & Development
The Vice President of Customer Experience, Strategy and Development at TELUS has broken much new ground in her 17 years in the industry. She has built high-performance teams to make amazing gains in client loyalty, profitability and satisfaction. Juggy is one of TELUS’s youngest VPs and a winner of Business in Vancouver’s 2012 Forty Under 40 award.
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Head of Marketing, Specialty Channels and Shaw Media Advertising & Production
Now Senior Director of Marketing at Shaw, Muriel has been a leadership dynamo and a mentor par excellence. With 12-plus years at some of Canada’s largest and most successful media, broadcasting and communications companies, she now oversees marketing, on-air and publicity activities across 18 specialty channels, including HGTV, Showcase and HISTORY.
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Terri St. Louis
Co-Host/Anchor, The Express
beIN Sport US
Before her recent move to Florida to anchor beIN Sport USA Network, she was one of Manitoba’s most popular radio personalities, a TV anchor and sports broadcaster. Terri was Board Chair of the Manitoba Chapter of CWC, encouraging women to make the most of training and mentoring opportunities, hone their abilities, and never stop challenging themselves.
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View videos and pictures of the winners from the 2012 CWC Annual Awards Gala.
View videos and pictures of the winners from the 2011 CWC Annual Awards Gala.
View videos and pictures of the winners from the 2010 CWC Annual Awards Gala.
to see a list of past winners