TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - PotashCorp captured top honours at the Awards of Excellence in Corporate Reporting, presented annually by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada).
The awards were presented in Toronto on Wednesday, December 3, 2014.
By capturing the Overall Award of Excellence, PotashCorp ended a streak of four straight years in which the top prize went to TELUS. PotashCorp won four awards this year – TELUS was close behind with three.
Kevin Dancey, CPA Canada's president and CEO, says both organizations are consistently strong reporters.
Dancey – PotashCorp & TELUS
Intro: "Both companies…(11sx)…the other one out."
In total, 21 awards were presented to winners from both the corporate and public sectors. Dancey says it is important to acknowledge excellent examples of corporate reporting.
Dancey – Recognition Important
Intro: "We have been doing this…(19sx)…corporate reporting."
Dancey adds the program adapts as required and today addresses sustainability reporting and social media.
Dancey – Social Media
Intro: "Corporate reporting…(14sx)…acknowledge that."
The ultimate objective of the awards program is to raise the bar when it comes to corporate reporting practices in Canada. For more information about the program and all the 2014 winners, visit www.cpacanada.ca/CRawards.
Our thanks to CNW Group for sponsoring this announcement.
Audio with caption: "Dancey - PotashCorp & TELUS". Audio available at: http://stream1.newswire.ca/media/2014/12/04/20141204_C4898_AUDIO_EN_9041.mp3
Audio with caption: "Dancey - Recognition Important". Audio available at: http://stream1.newswire.ca/media/2014/12/04/20141204_C4898_AUDIO_EN_9042.mp3
Audio with caption: "Dancey - Social Media". Audio available at: http://stream1.newswire.ca/media/2014/12/04/20141204_C4898_AUDIO_EN_9043.mp3
SOURCE: CPA Canada
For further information: Tobin Lambie, principal, CPA Canada, (416) 204-3228, [email protected], www.cpacanada.ca