VANCOUVER, Jan. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Prostate Cancer Canada (PCC) announces
the election of Donald McInnes as Chair of the Board of Directors. Mr.
McInnes has served on the Board of Directors since 2007, and previously
held the position of Vice Chair.
"It is an honour and a privilege to be elected Chair of Prostate Cancer
Canada's Board of Directors and to continue to show my commitment to an
organization addressing a disease that's the most common cancer to
affect Canadian men," said Donald McInnes, Chair, Board of Directors,
Prostate Cancer Canada. "I look forward to working with the board and
the executive team to help Prostate Cancer Canada reach its goals - to
support research that will ultimately find a cure, to uncover better
diagnostic and treatment options and to provide comprehensive support
services for those living with prostate cancer." He went on to state
"It is a personal goal of mine to help Prostate Cancer Canada become
the most effective disease advocacy organization in Canada."
McInnes is the Executive Vice-Chairman of Alterra Power Corp., Chairman
of the Clean Energy Association of British Columbia and a Governor of
the British Columbia Business Council. He is a recipient of a Doctor of
Technology honoris causa from The British Columbia Institute of
Technology and received the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Award Pacific Division Cleantech category in 2011.
About Prostate Cancer Canada
Prostate Cancer Canada is the only national foundation dedicated to the
elimination of the disease through research, education and support. For
more information visit prostatecancer.ca
SOURCE: Prostate Cancer Canada
For further information:
Rebecca von Goetz
Executive Vice President
Prostate Cancer Canada
416-441-2131 ext. 258
416-968-7311 ext 243