The Society of Management Accountants of Ontario names new Fellows (FCMA)


    FCMAs: leading successful enterprises, enriching Ontario communities

    TORONTO, Oct. 29 /CNW/ - CMA Ontario, and its 20,000 members, is proud to
announce twenty new Fellows of The Society of Management Accountants of
Ontario (FCMA).
    The FCMA designation is a prestigious honour awarded to Certified
Management Accountants (CMA) who, through their outstanding achievements,
bring distinction to the management accounting profession and serve as a role
model for others.
    Experienced in the "Three Pillars" of the profession -- accounting,
management and strategic skills -- CMAs are strategic and financial management
professionals who contribute to the bottom line success of organizations by
understanding all areas of business.CMA Ontario's new FCMAs represent the career diversity and opportunity
open to management accountants:

    Lina Bowden, FCMA, London               Senior Vice President
                                            Highstreet Asset Management
    David Clark, FCMA, Ajax                 Executive Vice President and CFO
                                            Veridian Corporation
    Michael D. Cullen, FCMA, Ottawa         Vice-President & CFO, Director,
                                            General Dynamics Canada
                                            General Dynamics Canada
    Michael P. Eastman, FCMA, Vanier        Executive Director
                                            Canadian Comprehensive Auditing
                                            Foundation (CCAF)
    Lloyd W. Fleming, FCMA, Kingston        District Vice President
                                            BMO Bank of Montreal
    Ivan Fraser, FCMA, Wasaga Beach         (Retired)
    Andrew Gall, FCMA, Kitchener            Vice President Corporate Services
                                            The Society of Management
                                             Accountants of Ontario
    Laurie S. Hicks, FCMA, Toronto          Vice President, Client Services
                                            Smart Systems for Health Agency
    John Hsu, FCMA, Toronto                 Managing Director, Risk
                                             Management & Operations
                                            University of Toronto Asset
                                             Management Corporation
    Christopher R. Huether, FCMA, Guelph    Chief Financial Officer and
                                             Corporate Secretary
                                            Hammond Power Solutions, Inc.
    Leonard Leeks, FCMA, Ottawa             CFO/Director Finance
                                            Shepherds of Good Hope
    Ruth Liebersbach, FCMA, Etobicoke       CFO
                                            Andlauer Management Group
    Amin Mawani, FCMA, Toronto              Associate Professor
                                            Schulich School of Business, York
                                             University
    Janet Pierce, FCMA, Mississauga         Director of Decision Support
                                            Purolator Courier Ltd.
    T.R. (Terry) Pringle, FCMA, Barrie      President
                                            Champion Resources
    Gary Spraakman, FCMA, Toronto           Associate Professor, Management
                                             Accounting
                                            York University
    Bruce Sutton, FCMA, Thunder Bay         Chief Information Officer
                                            Thunder Bay Regional Health
                                             Sciences Centre & St. Joseph's
                                             Care Group
    John Allan Thom, FCMA, Athens, ON       (Retired)
    Lawrence Tomlin, FCMA, Toronto          Principal
                                            Tomlin Associates Inc.
    Stephen M. Wood, FCMA, Brantford        Partner
                                            LJS and Associates Consulting
                                             Inc.About CMA Ontario

    Certified Management Accountants of Ontario is a self-governing
professional organization that awards the Certified Management Accountant
(CMA) designation to qualified candidates in Ontario. With 16,000 certified
members and 4,000 student members, CMA Ontario is an integral part of a
profession that is 47,000 members strong across Canada and around the world.
CMA Ontario maintains rigorous standards of accreditation and professionalism
in management accounting to protect the public interest.




For further information: Sharon Armstrong, Vice President, Marketing and
Communications, CMA Ontario, Direct: (416) 204-3118, Cell: (416) 567-8773,
sarmstrong@cma-ontario.org; Rick Hall, Principal, RICK HALL PR, Direct: (416)
967-0751, Cell: (647) 219-0691, rickhall@rickhallpr.com