Canadian Investor Relations Institute - Alberta Chapter

Canadian Investor Relations Institute - Alberta Chapter

October 28, 2011 12:17 ET

Top Investor Relations Professional Recognized at 8th Annual CIRI Alberta Awards Gala

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 28, 2011) -

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Leading investor relations professionals from across Alberta gathered in Calgary for the 8th Annual Canadian Investor Relations Institute (CIRI) Alberta Awards Gala on September 22nd.

The Award went to:

  • CIRI Lifetime Achievement: David Carey, Senior Vice-President, Capital Markets of ARC Resources Ltd.

Proceeds from this year's silent auction and raffle went to two Calgary-based charities: Women in Need (WINS) and Get Real, this event rose over $10,000. This money will go toward the purchase of a new clothing baler for the WINS Social Enterprise project and to fund Get Real programs designed to demonstrate an awareness of the impact of bullying, harassment, violence and isolation on individual self-esteem on Alberta youths.

About CIRI

CIRI is a professional, not-for-profit association of executives responsible for communication between public corporations, investors and the financial community. CIRI contributes to the transparency and integrity of the Canadian capital market by advancing the practice of investor relations, the professional competency of its members and the stature of the profession. With 600 members, CIRI is the world's second largest society of investor relations professionals. For further information, please visit www.ciri.org.

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Contact Information

  • Anne Plasterer
    CIRI Alberta President
    NewAlta
    aplasterer@newalta.com

    Odette Ries Bustin, Co-Chair
    8th Annual CIRI Alberta Gala
    CNW Group
    403.269.4793

    Patty Lew-Lapointe, Co-Chair
    8th Annual CIRI Alberta Gala
    IR Link
    403.771.6886