The AWF was pleased to host a sold out crowd of 400 people on Monday, May 14th, 2012 to celebrate the incredible contributions of five inspirational finance professionals.
The “Fifteenth Crystal Anniversary” themed gala was hosted by Sophie Lui, Global BC Morning Anchor, and featured the awards presentation, gourmet dinner, Poplar Grove wine, and the keynote address by Amanda Lang, Senior Business Correspondent, CBC News.
The PEAK Awards is an annual event held by the AWF to honour and celebrate women who have achieved excellence in the field of finance. We congratulate all of the exceptional women who were nominated and are grateful to those who created the time to nominate them. Our 2012 PEAK Honourees are as follows:
This year the AWF paid tribute to the YWCA of Vancouver.
Through the generous donations of our attendees, the raffle portion of the evening raised over $15,000 for our Scholarship Fund, which provides scholarships and awards to women pursuing their post-secondary education in finance-related fields.
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We look forward to hosting you again next May for PEAK Sixteen Awards, themed "Balanced Boards, Better Business". Please consider nominating yourself, a friend or a colleague for a 2013 PEAK Award – nominations package available November 2012.
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