Certified Management Accountants Society of BC

Certified Management Accountants Society of BC

June 12, 2012 16:38 ET

22 Okanagan Certified Management Accountants Awarded for Extraordinary Service to the Profession

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 12, 2012) - The Certified Management Accountants Society of British Columbia (CMA British Columbia) is pleased to announce that 22 Certified Management Accountants in the Okanagan region were awarded for extraordinary service to the profession at a member recognition event held in Kelowna on Monday, June 11, 2012.

25 Years
Gregory Byron, CMA
G. William Joyner, CMA
Geraldine Isenor, CMA
Linda Shumay, CMA
Diana Gould, CMA
Wyn West, CMA

30 Years
Kelly Kennedy, CMA
Karen Matthews, CMA
Yvonne Pinder, CMA
Salvatore Elia, CMA

35 Years
Joe Nessman, CMA
Ger Van Beynum, CMA

40 Years
Donald Barry, CMA
Blair Sixsmith, CMA
William Gee, CMA
Wayne Funk, CMA
Richard Thorpe, CMA
Harold Stephenson, CMA
F.R. Lundell, CMA

45 Years
Anthony Mise, CMA

50 Years
Harald Hall, CMA
G. Arnold Fry, CMA

"These CMAs are among the pioneers of the establishment of the strategic financial management profession in British Columbia," states Vinetta Peek, President & CEO of CMA British Columbia. "On behalf of the Society, I would like to express my heartfelt thanks to them for their ongoing support and dedication."

As part of CMA British Columbia's Executive Tour this year, the Society will be holding recognition events across British Columbia where pins will be presented to the local CMAs who have been a part of the strategic financial management profession for 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 or 55 years.

The Certified Management Accountants Society of British Columbia awards the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designation to qualified candidates in British Columbia. With 50,000 members around the world, CMA Canada grants a professional designation in strategic management accounting™ and is responsible for standards-setting, accreditation and the continuing professional development of CMAs. For more information, visit www.cmabc.com.

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