Imagine Canada announces the first-ever chief economist for the charitable and nonprofit sector

OTTAWA, Feb. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Mr. Brian Emmett joins Imagine Canada in the unique role of chief economist for the charitable and nonprofit sector. Tasked with measuring the impact of the sector and bringing economic issues facing charities and nonprofits to the forefront of public policy decision makers, Mr. Emmett will analyze and provide advice about related policies, programs and legislation.

"This considerable addition of Brian to our team will enhance the discussion at the national level of the impact charities and nonprofits have across the country," says Marcel Lauzière, President and CEO of Imagine Canada. "As the saying goes, we measure what matters." Read more.

SOURCE: Imagine Canada

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