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14TH ANNUAL EID-UL-FITR - OCTOBER 9, 2008

 

This year, the Association honoured RBC Financial Group for 'ITS COMMITMENT AND INITIATIVES FOR DEVELOPING AND SUPPORTING “DIVERSITY” THAT IS REFLECTED IN ITS WORKFORCE ,ESPECIALLY IN MANAGEMENT'.

 

Ms. Barbara Stymiest, Chief Operating Officer, was the Keynote Speaker and Award Recipient on behalf of RBC.  Keith Sandulak's polar bear sculpture and an engraved plaque were presented to her.

 

The Eid celebration was held at the Ottawa Sheraton Hotel as it could not be held in Room 200, West Block, because of the Federal elections.  Mr. Charles S. Coffey, O.C. (former Executive V.P.- Government & Community Affairs, RBC) and Mr. Nader Abou-Guendia, Senior Consultant - Hill & Knowlton, were the emcees for the evening.

 

For video highlights, please click here.

 

Ms. Barbara Stymeist delivering the Keynote Address.

Mr. Mobeen Khaja, President APMC presenting the gift to Ms. Stymeist with the Executives who attended.

Association's President and Executives presenting the plaque to Ms. Barbara Stymeist

 

(L - R) Mr. Charles Coffey, Ms. Stymeist, Mobeen Khaja, Zul Kassamali, Mansur Kanchwala, Sarwat Khan during plaque presentation

Ms. Stymeist chatting with Mrs.Hardono and H. E.

Djoko Hardono, Ambassador of Indonesia

Mr. Mansur Kanchwala, one of the Association's Executives talking with Ms. Stymeist