Inspiring Women to Lead
TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX;NYSE) today announced Laura
Dottori-Attanasio, Group Head, Corporate Banking, CIBC, has been named
as one of the Women's Executive Network's Top 100 Most Powerful Women in CanadaTM award.
"We are very proud to have Laura recognized for her achievements within
CIBC and the corporate banking industry," said Richard Nesbitt, Senior
Executive Vice-President of CIBC and Group Head of Wholesale
Banking. "This award speaks to Laura's exceptional professional and
personal achievements and acknowledges her vision, leadership and
commitment to employees, clients, and the community."
This is Laura's second time receiving the Top 100™ Award, which
recognizes the highest achieving female leaders in the private, public
and not-for-profit sectors in Canada. Winners are selected based on
their strategic vision and leadership, their organization's financial
performance, and their commitment to their communities.
Previous CIBC executives to be honoured by Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 TM include Cheryl Longo, Executive Vice-President, Card Products and
National Collections, Christina Kramer, Executive Vice-President,
Retail Distribution and Channel Strategy, and Jackie Moss, Executive
Vice-President, Human Resources.
"On behalf of the WXN community of 18,000 women, we congratulate each of
this year's Winners who we honour as part of the 10th year of the Top 100 Awards," said Pamela Jeffery, Founder, Women's
Executive Network. "This is an extraordinary group of female leaders
who join our community, and they truly embody the qualities WXN strives
to recognize; they are dynamic, inspiring and engaging leaders blazing
new trails for the next generation."
The 100 honorees are chosen by an independent advisory board under the
leadership of The Women's Executive Network. All of the recipients are
featured in a special issue and will be honoured at a dinner tonight in Toronto. A complete list of
recipients can also be found on the Women's Executive Network website
CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with nearly 11
million personal and business clients. CIBC offers a full range of
products and services through its comprehensive electronic banking
network, branches and offices across Canada, in the United States and
around the world. For more information about CIBC visit www.cibc.com.
For further information:
Media contact: Sean Hamilton, Communications and Public Affairs, CIBC at 416-304-8456, email@example.com.