TORONTO, July 21, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Marketing Association (CMA) is currently accepting nominations for the prestigious Marketer of the Year Award.
This award is presented to the Canadian individual who has displayed outstanding marketing acumen and leadership on a national scope within the past year or a body of work over many years. One award recipient is selected each year with judging by a panel of senior marketing executives from across the marketing spectrum of top clients, agencies and consultancies.
"It's important to recognize the inspiration these leaders provide to the Canadian marketing profession," said Doug Brooks, President & CEO of the Canadian Marketing Association. "We look forward to celebrating the legacy of innovation and leadership as the profession honours the Marketer of the Year at Canada's #1 Marketing Awards Gala."
Past recipients include Duncan Fulton, then Senior Vice-President and Executive Officer of Canadian Tire Corporation, and Dominic Mercuri, now retired Executive Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer of TD Bank Group.
The Marketer of the Year Award will be announced at this year's CMA Awards Gala on November 18. Selected by BizBash for the third year in a row as the #1 Marketing & Advertising Awards in Canada and the #1 Marketing & Advertising Event in Toronto, the CMA Awards celebrate the best in Canadian marketing.
Nominations for the Marketer of the Year Award will be accepted until August 19. For more details on the nomination process, please visit www.CMAawards.ca.
About the Canadian Marketing Association
The Canadian Marketing Association embraces Canada's major business sectors and all marketing disciplines, channels and technologies. Its corporate members encompass all facets of business-to-business and business-to-consumer marketing organizations including both brands and agencies. These organizations make a major contribution to the economy, driving commerce, investments in media and new marketing technologies while providing employment for millions of Canadians. For more information, please visit theCMA.ca.
SOURCE Canadian Marketing Association
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For further information: Tim Bishop, Vice President of Marketing & Member Engagement, Canadian Marketing Association, [email protected], 416.644.3738, theCMA.ca