Three of CIBC's Senior Executives among Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada
TORONTO, Nov. 25 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX;NYSE) today announced that three senior women executives of the bank are included in the Women's Executive Network's 6th annual listing of the Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada. The listing honours the accomplishments of women in eight categories and all fields of endeavor. The three CIBC executives among the recipients in the Corporate Category are:- Sonia Baxendale, Senior Executive Vice-President, Retail Markets; - Christina Kramer, Executive Vice-President, Retail Distribution; and - Jackie Moss, Executive Vice-President, Human Resources."On behalf of everyone at CIBC, I want to congratulate Sonia, Jackie and Christina on being formally recognized by the Women's Executive Network for their leadership at the bank and for their involvement in the community," said Gerry McCaughey, CIBC's President and Chief Executive Officer. "Nearly 70 per cent of CIBC's employees are women. We are proud of their contribution to our clients and communities across Canada." Over the past five years, CIBC has invested more than $5.5 million in organizations that support Canadian women and girls. The 100 honorees are chosen by an independent advisory board under the leadership of The Women's Executive Network. All of the recipients are featured in a special section of today's Globe and Mail and were honoured at a luncheon in downtown Toronto. A complete list of recipients can also be found on the Women's Executive Network website at http://www.wxnetwork.com/. CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with nearly 11 million personal and business clients. CIBC offers a full range of products and services through its comprehensive electronic banking network, branches and offices across Canada, in the United States and around the world. For more information about CIBC visit www.cibc.com.
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