FCMAs: leading successful enterprises, enriching Ontario communities
TORONTO, Oct. 29 /CNW/ - CMA Ontario, and its 20,000 members, is proud to
announce that Lina Bowden, CMA, of London, Ontario, has been appointed as one
of twenty new Fellows of The Society of Management Accountants of Ontario
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.
Ms. Bowden is one of the original partners who established the
London-based investment counsel firm of Highstreet Asset Management Inc, which
has since grown to manage assets of more than $5 billion.
In terms of work for the association, Ms. Bowden has served as chair and
board member for CMA Ontario's Southwestern District. In the community,
Ms. Bowden has played a leadership role at Heart-Links, a non-profit
charitable development organization that funds and operates education, health,
nutrition and literacy programs to help people of Peru. Ms. Bowden has also
worked with the London Community Foundation, which is involved in community
development, innovative granting, and endowment building.
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:
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