B2B Bank is a Proud Winner of the 2013 Acces Employment Walk of Fame award

TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - B2B Bank is proud to be among the six companies who received, this past September, the ACCES Employment Walk of Fame award honouring employers who support diversity and inclusion within their company. With over 40 employers nominated, this is a tremendous honour for B2B Bank whose outreach recruitment strategy aims to find top talent and provide employment opportunities to people from diverse backgrounds.

Every year, ACCES presents the Walk of Fame awards to employers who have:

  • played a key role in supporting the hiring of new Canadians in their organizations
  • volunteered as mentors
  • contributed their time and expertise to jobseekers
  • found new and innovative ways of ensuring that new Canadians realize their employment goals

"Being nominated for the 2013 Acces Employment Walk of Fame award is a great honour in itself", underlines Eva Stamadianos, Vice President, Human resources and Chief risk officer at B2B Bank, "but being recognized along with other organizations whose recruitment programs help create a fully inclusive labour force that reflects the diversity and skills of all new Canadians, is a true point of pride for us."

ACCES Employment is a not-for-profit corporation that provides information about the Canadian labour market and helps newcomers to Canada with career opportunities through networking, resume help and aligning their career efforts with their personal goals.

About B2B Bank
B2B Bank is a leading provider of banking products to more than 27,000 financial advisors and brokers across Canada. Through the professional advisor and broker channels, it offers a broad range of products and services to consumers including: investment and RRSP loans, mortgages, GICs, banking services, and investment accounts and services through B2B Bank Dealer Services. B2B Bank has been proudly dedicated to serving the needs of its clients for more than a decade, and it continues to provide innovative products and solutions that help advisors and brokers build rewarding relationships with their clients.

B2B Bank is a Schedule I bank with more than $13 billion in consumer deposits, $9 billion in loans and mortgages, and more than $24 billion in assets under administration. B2B Bank is a member of industry associations serving the financial community and is also a member of the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC). For more information please visit b2bbank.com.

SOURCE Laurentian Bank of Canada

For further information:

Mary-Claude Tardif
Public Relations Advisor
B2B Bank / Laurentian Bank
1 855 707 0888
mary-claude.tardif@banquelaurentienne.ca