TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Investor Relations Institute
(CIRI) today announced FPinfomart as a new National Strategic Partner.
This is the highest level of sponsorship CIRI offers and demonstrates
FPinfomart's dedication to the organization and the investor relations
"We are grateful for the sponsorship we receive from industry service
providers, like FPinfomart," said Tom Enright, President & CEO of CIRI.
"Their support allows us to further our mandate to advance the practice
of investor relations and the competency of our members as we adopt new
initiatives to build greater member value and make a positive impact on
the Canadian capital markets".
"Conversations about and between public corporations, investors, and
financial institutions are happening across the media landscape and
investor relations professionals need to understand what all of the
data means," said Jonathan Harris, Managing Director, FPinfomart.
"FPinfomart is proud to support the work of IR professionals through
our monitoring, analysis and consulting services, and now, as CIRI's
National Strategic Partner."
CIRI launched the National Strategic Partner program in 2004. FPinfomart
is CIRI's fifth National Strategic Partner joining other investor
relations service providers. CIRI offers several levels of sponsorship
including National Strategic Partner, Platinum, Gold and Silver. To
learn more, visit http://www.ciri.org/GetInvolved/SponsorExhibit.aspx.
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 more than 650 members and four chapters
across the country, CIRI is the voice of IR in Canada. For further
information, please visit www.ciri.org.
FPinfomart, a division of Postmedia Network Inc., is a one stop resource
for media monitoring, financial and corporate data and offers a
complete, online media monitoring product covering print, newswires,
blogs, and broadcast in a single integrated platform. FPinfomart
Heartbeat adds tools for businesses to monitor billions of
conversations and real time monitoring of the ever expanding social
For more than 25 years, FPinfomart has been an indispensable resource
for information professionals, business communicators, knowledge
workers, researchers - anyone who needs timely, reliable, in-depth news
and business information. FPinfomart tools are available by
subscription or on a pay-per-use basis. For more information, please
visit www.fpinfomart.ca/welcome/ or phone 1-800-661-7678.
SOURCE Canadian Investor Relations Institute
For further information:
Vice President, Communications & Professional Development
Canadian Investor Relations Institute (CIRI)
General Manager, Client Development and Marketing
FPinfomart at Postmedia Network Inc.