Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION

Manitoba Movers

  • Print

PEOPLE

Barbara Axworthy

has become director of alumni relations at the University of Manitoba. Axworthy brings to her new role many years of experience in strategic planning, communications, relationship-management, marketing and leadership. She has been director of corporate communications for Qualico Homes and spent over a decade with Investors Group, rising to the position of vice-president, corporate communications and brand management. She is a member of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet's board of directors. In her new role with the University of Manitoba, she will work with the associate vice-president of external relations in close collaboration with the alumni association to establish deep, meaningful and productive relationships with U of M alumni in Manitoba and around the world.

 

Angela Preteau,

of Frostiak & Leslie Chartered Accountants, has authored her first book, Canadians & the IRS, published by Knowledge Bureau, a Winnipeg-based national educational institute and financial publisher. She is also the author of the cross-border taxation certificate course available through Knowledge Bureau.

 

COMPANIES

Kids & Company

is honoured to be named one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies. Kids & Company works directly with family-oriented corporations to develop progressive child-care options that help address employees' work-life balance and productivity. Co-founded by Victoria Sopik and Jennifer Nashmi in 2002, Kids & Company is committed to continuing its expansion of high-quality and consistent child-care services in every region across Canada.

 

The Manitoba Magazine Publishers' Association

is pleased to announce the appointment of their executive director, Linda Hazelwood. Hazelwoods's degree in marketing management and sales administration and 10 years of executive-level business management prior to her career in magazine publishing give her the skills to support the association and its members.

 

Immedia

has appointed Connell A. Kennedy to the position of account director. Kennedy will serve clients in British Columbia, including the Canadian Tourism Commission and Granville Island, as well as support Immedia's numerous national and international PR clients. He will also join the team at Media Kitty, Immedia's digital network that brings together 10,000 journalists and public relations professionals across the world.

 

BOARDS

Folklorama

is pleased to announce its 2014-15 board of directors: Amelia Sheocharan, president; Angie Boehm, chairwoman, licensing committee; Dr. Rayleen DeLuca, O.M., past president and chairwoman, nominating committee; Dr. Ganpat Lodha, chairman, membership committee; Zaleena Salaam, chairwoman, finance and audit committee; Margaret Strachan, chairwoman, youth committee; Dr. Paramjit Tappia, chairman, scholarship committee; Jordan Wall, chairman, review committee. Directors: Tracy Balagus, Yvonne Hawryliuk, Tamara Medina and Marko Vujadin.


Got a promotion or new contract? Contact Linda Mertin at 1355 Mountain Ave., Winnipeg, MB, R2X 3B6; email linda.mertin@freepress.mb.ca.

Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition April 7, 2014 B8

Fact Check

Fact Check

Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories?
Please use the form below and let us know.

* Required
  • Please post the headline of the story or the title of the video with the error.

  • Please post exactly what was wrong with the story.

  • Please indicate your source for the correct information.

  • Yes

    No

  • This will only be used to contact you if we have a question about your submission, it will not be used to identify you or be published.

  • Cancel

Having problems with the form?

Contact Us Directly
  • Print

You can comment on most stories on winnipegfreepress.com. You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

You can comment on most stories on winnipegfreepress.com. You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

Have Your Say

New to commenting? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscribers only. why?

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press Subscribers only. why?

The Winnipeg Free Press does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comment, you agree to our Terms and Conditions. These terms were revised effective April 16, 2010.

letters

Make text: Larger | Smaller

LATEST VIDEO

Glenn January won't blame offensive line for first loss

View more like this

Photo Store Gallery

  • A golfer looks for his ball in a water trap at John Blumberg Golf Course Friday afternoon as geese and goslings run for safety- See Joe Bryksa’s 30 day goose challenge- Day 24– June 15, 2012   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
  • A nesting goose sits on the roof of GoodLife Fitness at 143 Nature Way near Kenaston as the morning sun comes up Wednesday morning- See Bryksa’s Goose a Day Photo- Day 07- Web crop-May 09, 2012   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)

View More Gallery Photos

Poll

Will higher pork prices change your grocery-shopping habits?

View Results

View Related Story

Ads by Google