FCMAs: leading successful enterprises, enriching Ontario communities
TORONTO, Oct. 29 /CNW/ - CMA Ontario, and its 20,000 members, is proud to
announce that Leonard Leeks, CMA, of Ottawa, has been appointed as one of
twenty new Fellows of The Society of Management Accountants of Ontario (FCMA).
As CFO/Director Finance of Shepherds of Good Hope, Mr. Leeks has helped
elevate this charitable organization's bottom line from a $1 million loss to a
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.
In terms of CMA Ontario activities, Mr. Leeks has served numerous terms
as chairperson of the Eastern Ontario District, and also served with the
society's Marketing and Communications Committee.
In the community, Mr. Leeks has been President of the Causeway Work
Centre, and active with the Canadian Cancer Society on a regional, provincial
and national level. Locally, Mr. Leeks was a member of the Goulbourn Township
Transportation committee for seven years.
The FCMA designation demonstrates excellence in management accounting,
commitment to CMA Ontario, and a civic mindedness that brings community
respect to the member and the management accounting profession. FCMAs are
nominated by their peers, who have recognized their exemplary qualities and
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:
For further information: Sharon Armstrong, Vice President, Marketing and
Communications, CMA Ontario, Direct: (416) 204-3118, Cell: (416) 567-8773,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Rick Hall, Principal, RICK HALL PR, Direct: (416)
967-0751, Cell: (647) 219-0691, email@example.com