Tag: Awards

UWinnipeg Prof Honoured For Social Change

Roewan Crowe is a feminist activist, writer and artist who is passionate about creating community and initiating projects that engage others in community cultural life. Exploring the multi-layered relationships among words, images and experiences of trauma is a common theme in Crowes’ work. A talented writer that uses academic prose and writes in styles to suit her inter-media projects she identifies as a queer artist who enters into fatal wounded landscapes to explore the possibilities that open up when artists walk through the shadows of the world. [Click on Pic to learn more]

Oct 26, 2011
01:39 PM

Buck Pierce receives Ed Kotowich Good Guy Award

Since signing with the Blue Bombers in April, 2010, Pierce has made a commitment to the city of Winnipeg by putting up permanent residence year-round and has been very active in the community, giving back whenever he can. He has donated his time to organizations such as the United Way and has participated in many Blue Bomber appearances with the I Love to Read program at various schools throughout the city and province. Pierce has also taken the time to reach outside of Winnipeg and has travelled to many different rural towns throughout Manitoba for public speaking events. [Click on Pic to learn more]

Oct 26, 2011
11:44 AM

Two Manitoba finalists in National Tourism Awards

Travel Manitoba and Tourism Winnipeg congratulate Manitoba’s finalists: Aikens Lake Wilderness Lodge, a finalist for the Traveller Experience Award, has risen to meet the changing needs and expectations of its clients; and Manitoba Homecoming 2010 is a finalist for the Campaign of the Year Award. [Click on Pic to learn more]

Oct 24, 2011
10:26 AM

Red River College and StandardAero Honoured for Contributions to Technology and Training

A joint partnership between RRC, StandardAero, the Composite Innovation Centre and the federal and provincial governments, the CATT provides access to advanced technologies and equipment, including an array of cutting-edge laser systems capable of welding, cladding and cutting parts with complex geometries and thickness variations. [Click on Pic to learn more]

Oct 20, 2011
03:41 PM

MNP is recognized as one of the Best Employers in Canada

“Being recognized as one of the Best Employers in Canada for a fourth year is a distinct honour”, said Daryl Ritchie, MNP’s Chief Executive Officer. “The results from this year’s survey prove that by staying true to our culture and values, we can continue to engage and motivate more than 2,800 team members from Vancouver Island to Montreal.” [Click on Pic to learn more]

Oct 20, 2011
11:45 AM

“Technology Fast 50™ companies’ growth in 2011 shows that the Canadian tech sector is alive and well” Deloitte

“As in previous years, the bulk of winners are in Ontario (26), followed by Québec (11) and British-Columbia (10), with the balance of the winners coming from Newfoundland and Labrador (2) and Alberta (1),” said Duncan Stewart, Director of TMT Research with Deloitte. ”The average growth of a Fast 50 company was 5,020 per cent in 2011, down from over 5,600 per cent last year – but still the third-highest number ever.” [Click on Pic to learn more]

Oct 19, 2011
09:13 AM

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