MONTREAL, Feb. 9, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Last evening at Le Windsor, the 10th edition of the Korn/Ferry-Les Affaires Beacon Awards for Excellence in Corporate Governance was held. The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal is proud and grateful to be presented with the Korn/Ferry-Les Affaires Award for the good governance of its board of directors in the cultural-organization category, tied with the Conseil des arts de Montréal. Ms. Hélène Desmarais, Deputy Chair of the board and Chair of the governance and nomination committee, along with Mr. Thierry Dorval, Secretary of the OSM board of directors, accepted the award on behalf of the Orchestra. The OSM was recognized for reasons of its governance criteria, its innovativeness in matters of governance, and the manner in which it exercises its responsibilities.
The award goes to a board of directors that contributes actively to the good governance and to the impact and influence of the OSM thanks to its excellence and its commitment, in addition to its sense of the community. The OSM thanks the competition organizers as well as the members of the selection jury for the honor conferred on it.
Information: 514:842:9951 or www.osm.ca
The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal is presented by Hydro-Québec.
For further information:
Source: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
Information: Céline Choiselat - Head of Media Relations - 514:840:7414