REVIEW: Class of 2013 – 47th Annual Graduation Ceremony, CIM Winnipeg
by Dennie Cormack, CIM
CIM Winnipeg Branch Director of Communications
On Saturday, June 15, 2013, the Canadian Institute of Management, Winnipeg Branch 47th Annual Graduation was held at the University of Manitoba.
The Convocation ceremonies were followed by a dinner and party to celebrate the accomplishments of the 61 graduates of the Class of 2013.
Honorary Certificate of Achievement
Marc Desrosiers, MBA, ABC, P.Mgr, and Clayton McPherson, CIM, P.Mgr, President of CIM Winnipeg Branch, presented an Honorary Certificate of Achievement to the family of Brent Pitt, who passed away this year.
CIM Certificates and Honors Recognition
Clayton McPherson, President of the CIM Winnipeg Branch presented CIM certificates and honors recognition at the Graduation ceremonies. It was an honour to also present the Gold, Silver, and Bronze Academic Awards to the three individuals who excelled in the program, achieving the first, second and third highest grade point averages in this year’s graduating class.
Congratulations to this year’s recipients for their outstanding achievements:
Gold Award: Tammy Wood
Silver Award: Marilyn Bullied
Bronze Award: Steve Falkingham
Our Thanks and Appreciation to Dr. Lori Wallace
We extend a special thank you to Dr. Lori Wallace, PHd Dean of Extended Education, University of Manitoba, for her support of the CIM program over the past few years. We wish her all the best in her retirement.
The Party …
Following the graduation ceremonies and dinner, we enjoyed an interactive evening of fun … Las Vegas style! And … The King himself dropped by for a visit … much to everyone’s delight.