Sources Listings



Sources Listings
Winter 2008
Sources Listings
Organizations are listed alphabetically with acronyms first.
Browse the Listings section for ideas, but remember
the Subject Index (page 23) is your best tool
for finding contacts on any topic
489 College St., Ste. 100,
Toronto, ON M6G 1A5
ACCES is a non-profit, charitable organization that provides employment services to
thousands of individuals each year through
our 5 locations across the GTA, in Toronto,
Scarborough, North York, Mississauga and
Brampton. We have delivered employment
and training services for over 20 years and
we specialize in serving newcomers to
Canada (internationally-trained individuals),
helping them to find professional work in
their fields of expertise.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 921-1800
FAX: (416) 921-3055
Shawn Mintz, Marketing and
Communications Manager
Phone: (416) 431-5326, ext. 2452
E-mail: [email protected]
ACT Foundation
379 Holland Ave., Ottawa, ON K1Y 0Y9
The ACT Foundation is a dynamic, national award-winning charitable organization dedicated to promoting health and empowering Canadians to save lives. ACT is
spearheading an initiative to establish mandatory high school CPR training across
Canada to ensure that all youth will graduate with the skills and knowledge to save
lives. Over one million youth trained. ACT
raises funds for mannequins for schools and
helps schools set up the program. ACT is
currently piloting the first defibrillator training program for high school students.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 729-3455
Toll free: 1-800-465-9111
FAX: (613) 729-5837
Sandra Clarke, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Ingrid Gingras, Media and Community
Relations Manager
E-mail: [email protected]
ADR Institute of Canada,
234 Eglinton Ave. E., Ste. 500,
Toronto, ON M4P 1K5
The ADR Institute of Canada, Inc. is the
leading professional organization for arbitrators and mediators across the country, with
affiliates in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and the Atlantic provinces. The Institute is a key source
for lawyers looking for neutrals or organization, associations or government bodies
that require neutrals to resolve disputes between the organizations and its clients or
customers. The Institute administers disputes under the National Arbitration/Mediation Rules. Media inquiries answered
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 487-4733
FAX: (416) 487-4429
E-mail: [email protected]
Donald E. Short, President
Mary Anne Harnick, Executive Director
ADR Institute of Ontario, Inc.:
Phone: (416) 487-4447
E-mail: [email protected]
L.J. O’Connor, President
Mary Anne Harnick, Executive Director
British Columbia Arbitration &
Mediation Institute:
Phone: (604) 736-6614
E-mail: [email protected]
John Sanderson, President
Alberta Arbitration & Mediation Society:
Phone: (780) 433-4881
E-mail: [email protected]
Jim McCartney, President
ADR Institute of Saskatchewan Inc.:
Phone: (306) 933-0004, ext. 225
E-mail: [email protected]
Anne Wallace, President
Arbitration & Mediation Institute of
Manitoba Inc.:
Phone: (204) 783-0529
E-mail: [email protected]
David Kovnats, President
Johanna Effler, Administrator
ADR Atlantic Institute:
Phone: (902) 435-3084
E-mail: [email protected]
Eric K. Slone, President
Tammy Nichol, Administrator
AEterna Zentaris Inc.
1405, boul du Parc Technologique,
Québec, QC G1P 4P5
AEterna Zentaris Inc. is a global
biopharmaceutical company focused on endocrine therapy and oncology with proven
expertise in drug discovery, development
and commercialization.
The company’s three lead compounds,
cetrorelix, ozarelix and perifosine, have
reached advanced and late-stage clinical development. Cetrorelix is in an ongoing
Phase 3 program in benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) while ozarelix is in Phase 2 tri-
als for both BPH and prostate cancer.
Perifosine is the object of multiple Phase 2
trials for different types of cancers.
World Wide Web:
Paul Burroughs, Director of
Phone: (418) 652-8525, ext. 406
FAX: (418) 577-7681
[email protected]
Aon Consulting /
Groupe-conseil Aon
145 Wellington St. W., Ste. 500,
Toronto, ON M5J 1H8
Aon Consulting is part of Aon Corporation (, the world’s #1 choice
for risk advice, insurance and reinsurance
brokerage, and human capital management,
delivering bottom-line value to clients
through inspired, independent thinking and
innovative, personalized business solutions
that have tangible impact on the bottom line.
In Canada, more than 800 professionals in
12 offices are shaping the workplace of the
future through benefits, talent management
and rewards strategies and solutions. We
link people strategies to business strategies
in the areas of Health & Benefits, Retirement, Human Capital and Outsourcing.
Please direct all inquiries to:
Marilynne Madigan
Phone: (416) 542-5578
E-mail: [email protected]
Robert Abboud, Author,
CFP and President of
Wealth Strategies
210 Centrum Blvd., Ste. 209,
Ottawa, ON K1E 3V7
Looking for a charismatic and knowledgeable source? Robert Abboud holds both the
CFP (Certified Financial Planner) and PFP
(Personal Financial Planner) designations.
With over 16 years experience in personal
finance, Robert puts things into understand-
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able and simple terms. Author of No Regrets, A Common Sense Guide to Achieving
and Affording Your Life Goals, an enthusiastic speaker and seasoned media guest/
commentator/analyst on ROB TV, CTV and
numerous radio programs across Canada.
World Wide Web:
Robert Abboud, Author, CFP and
President of Wealth Strategies
Phone: (613) 841-8550
FAX: (613) 830-0417
E-mail: [email protected]
Acadia University
Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6
Acadia is a primarily undergraduate institution, home to world-class faculty in the
fields of arts, science and professional studies. Acadia provides students with a technology-rich learning environment which integrates the use of notebook computers into
the curriculum.
World Wide Web:
Office of Public Affairs:
Scott Roberts, Executive Director,
Communications and Marketing
Phone: (902) 585-1705
FAX: (902) 585-1072
E-mail: [email protected]
Accent on Feet
4430 Bathurst St., Ste. 503,
Toronto, ON M3H 3S3
Advanced Hi-Tech foot care service for
children, adults and seniors. Including prescription orthotics, Minimal Incision Surgery, Laser, Endoscopic Heel Surgery, and
Radiosurgery. World-renowned celebrity
shoe collection. Most widely quoted podiatrist.
World Wide Web:
Hartley Miltchin, D.P.M. (Doctor of
Podiatric Medicine)
Phone: (416) 635-8637
Toll free: 1-866-535-8637
FAX: (416) 635-8678
Active Healthy Kids
Canada / Jeunes en
forme Canada
1185 Eglinton Ave. E., Ste. 501,
Toronto, ON M3C 3C6
Active Healthy Kids Canada is a charitable organization and a national leader in the
area of physical activity for children and
youth. We advocate for an increase in quality, accessible, enjoyable physical activity
participation experiences for children and
youth where they live, learn and play.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 426-7120
FAX: (416) 426-7373
E-mail: [email protected]
Rachel Deans, Program Manager
Phone: (416) 426-7122
E-mail: [email protected]
Acupuncture Foundation of
Canada Institute
2131 Lawrence Ave. E., Ste. 204,
Scarborough, ON M1R 5G4
The AFCI/IFAC is a non-profit national
organization founded in 1995 to design and
provide continuing education in acupuncture to physicians, dentists, physiotherapists, chiropractors, naturopathic doctors,
baccalaureate registered nurses and acupuncturists who are licensed to practise their
health professions in the jurisdiction in
which they are presently engaged in practice.
World Wide Web:
E-mail: [email protected]
Cheryll A. Kwok, Executive Director
Phone: (416) 752-3988
FAX: (416) 752-4398
E-mail: [email protected]
Linda Rapson, M.D., CAFCI Executive
Phone: (416) 968-1366
FAX: (416) 968-1367
E-mail: [email protected]
Sheila Williams, P.T., CAFCI Director of
Education Administration
Phone: (204) 489-0118
FAX: (204) 489-0528
E-mail: [email protected]
David Esdaile, M.D., F.C.F.P., CAFCI
Phone: (613) 233-6652
FAX: (613) 233-0981
E-mail: [email protected]
British Columbia:
Gerald Nemanishen, M.D., C.C.F.P.,
CAFCI President-Elect
Phone: (604) 826-0166
FAX: (604) 826-1930
E-mail: [email protected]
Jane Welsh, B.P.T., CAFCI
Phone: (306) 525-8545
FAX: (306) 525-8895
E-mail: [email protected]
Gordon Rust, D.C., CAFCI
Phone: (204) 571-3800
FAX: (204) 571-3807
E-mail: [email protected]
Catherine Fuller, P.T., CAFCI
Phone: (705) 428-0306
FAX: (705) 428-3387
E-mail: [email protected]
Pierre Paul Coté, M.D., CAFCI
Phone: (450) 432-3308
FAX: (450) 432-1004
E-mail: [email protected]
New Brunswick:
Jacek Brachaniec, P.T., CAFCI
Phone: (506) 867-0543
FAX: (506) 859-6911
E-mail: [email protected]
Keith Fahey, B.Sc. P.T., CAFCI
Phone: (709) 747-5945
FAX: (709) 747-5946
[email protected]
Nova Scotia:
Karen Field, P.T., CAFCI
Phone/FAX: (902) 543-7726
E-mail: [email protected]
ART Advanced Research
Technologies Inc.
2300 Alfred-Nobel Blvd.,
Saint-Laurent, QC H4S 2A4
ART Advanced Research Technologies
Inc. is a leader in optical molecular imaging
products for the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. ART has developed products in medical imaging, medical diagnostics, disease research, and drug discovery
with the goal of bringing new and better
treatments to patients faster.
Optix®, an optical molecular imaging device designed for monitoring physiological
changes in living systems at the preclinical
study phases of new drugs, is distributed by
GE Healthcare and is used by industry and
academic leaders worldwide. SoftScan®, an
optical medical imaging device, is designed
to improve the diagnosis and treatment of
breast cancer. ART is commercializing these
products in a global strategic alliance with
GE Healthcare, a world leader in mammography and imaging. Finally, the Fenestra®
line of molecular imaging contrast products
provides image enhancement for a wide
range of preclinical Micro CT applications
allowing scientists to see greater detail in
their imaging studies, with potential use
with other major imaging modalities.
ART’s shares are listed on the TSX under
the ticker symbol ARA. For more information on ART, visit our web site at
World Wide Web:
Phone: (514) 832-0777
FAX: (514) 832-0778
E-mail: [email protected]
Sébastien Gignac, President and CEO
Ext. 237
E-mail: [email protected]
Jacques Bédard, Chief Financial Officer
Ext. 233
E-mail: [email protected]
Dino Dicamillo, Vice-President, Global
Sales and Marketing, Preclinical
Ext. 279
E-mail: [email protected]
Marie-France Nantel, Corporate
Secretary and General Counsel
Ext. 252
E-mail: [email protected]
Joe Kozikowski, Chief Medical Officer
Ext. 273
E-mail: [email protected]
Ani Armenian, Corporate
Communications Manager
Ext. 245
E-mail: [email protected]
Mario Khayat, Vice-President, Optical
Ext. 239
E-mail: [email protected]
Advertising Standards
Canada (ASC)
175 Bloor St. E., South Tower, Ste. 1801,
Toronto, ON M4W 3R8
ASC is the national industry body committed to fostering community confidence
in advertising through industry self-regulation. Members include advertisers, advertising agencies, media, and industry suppliers.
ASC administers the Canadian Code of
Advertising Standards, the principal instrument of advertising self-regulation in
Canada, reviews consumer complaints
about advertising and provides advertising
preclearance copy review through ASC
Clearance Services.
World Wide Web:
E-mail: [email protected]
Linda J. Nagel, President and CEO
Janet Feasby, Vice-President, Standards
Phone: (416) 961-6311
FAX: (416) 961-7904
Les normes canadiennes de la publicité
2015 Peel St., Ste. 915,
Montréal, QC H3A 1T8
Phone: (514) 931-8060
FAX: (514) 931-2797
World Wide Web:
Aga Khan Foundation
Constitution Square, 360 Albert St.,
Ste. 1220, Ottawa, ON K1R 7X7
Aga Khan Foundation Canada is a nonprofit, non-denominational development
agency that seeks lasting and effective solutions to address the issues of global poverty. Its programs emphasize education,
health, rural development and strengthening
non-governmental organizations in the
poorest countries of Asia and Africa. AKFC
is a member of the Aga Khan Development
Network, and many of its projects are carried out in partnership with the Canadian
government through the Canadian International Development Agency.
In Canada, AKFC implements training
and scholarship programs and facilitates
links between Canadian institutions and the
developing world. It promotes public awareness of global development issues through
activities including the World Partnership
Walk and World Partnership Golf events,
which are held annually across Canada.
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World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 237-2532
FAX: (613) 567-2532
Khalil Z. Shariff, Chief Executive Officer
Air Canada Pilots
6299 Airport Rd., Ste. 205,
Mississauga, ON L4V 1N3
The Air Canada Pilots Association is the
largest professional pilot group in Canada,
representing 3,100 pilots who operate Air
Canada’s mainline fleet. The top priority for
our members is to ensure the safety of the
thousands of travellers who fly around the
world with Air Canada every day.
World Wide Web:
Phone for all below: (905) 678-9008
Capt. Andy Wilson, President
Capt. Serge Beaulieu, French Language
Capt. Paula Venn, Chair, Technical and
Safety Division
Capt. Brian Boucher, Senior Director of
Flight Safety
Carl Mavromichalis, Director of
Ext. 222
FAX: (905) 678-9016
Cellular: (416) 578-2272
E-mail: [email protected]
The Air Transport
Association of Canada
255 Albert St., Ste. 1100,
Ottawa, ON K1P 6A9
ATAC is the national service organization
for Canada’s commercial aviation industry.
Our members range from Canada’s airlines
to regional carriers and flight schools. Collectively, our members account for over
95% of commercial aviation revenues in
Canada. ATAC offers in-house experts who
can speak to a wide array of aviation issues.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 233-7727
FAX: (613) 230-8648
E-mail: [email protected]
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Fred Gaspar, Vice-President, Policy and
Strategic Planning (includes responsibility
for Media Relations)
Ext. 314
E-mail: [email protected]
Sam Barone, President and CEO
Alberta College of
10303 Jasper Ave., Ste. 1200,
Edmonton, AB T5J 3N6
The Alberta College of Pharmacists promotes quality pharmacist practice. Its responsibilities include the registration and licensing of pharmacists and pharmacies; development, implementation and monitoring
of standards and guidelines; continuing
competency assessment; quality assurance,
and complaints resolution.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (780) 990-0321
Toll free: 1-877-227-3838
FAX: (780) 990-0328
Dianne Donnan, President
Greg Eberhart, Registrar
Media Contact:
Karen Mills, Communications Leader
E-mail: [email protected]
The Alberta Teachers’
11010 142nd St. N.W.,
Edmonton, AB T5N 2R1
The Alberta Teachers’ Association, as the
professional organization of teachers, promotes and advances public education, safeguards standards of professional practice
and serves as the advocate for its 33,000
members. The association also conducts
educational research, lobbies government to
promote excellent education policies and
handles collective bargaining and grievances.
World Wide Web:
Toll free in Alberta: 1-800-232-7208
Frank Bruseker, President
Phone: (780) 447-9444
FAX: (780) 455-6481
E-mail: [email protected]
Donna Swiniarski, Communications
Phone: (780) 447-9467
FAX: (780) 455-6481
E-mail: [email protected]
Laura Harris, Media Liaison
Phone: (780) 447-9476
FAX: (780) 455-6481
E-mail: [email protected]
Ste. 800, Terrace Plaza,
4445 Calgary Trail S.,
Edmonton, AB T6H 5R7
AWNA represents over 100 community
weekly newspapers in Alberta and NWT.
Established to promote excellence among
members in the field of journalism, the Association has expanded to include full-time
advertising placement and electronic distribution of news releases and advertising. It
provides educational opportunities for
members and acts as liaison between members and government/industry.
Dennis Merrell, Executive Director
Office: (780) 434-8746
FAX: (780) 438-8356
After hours: (780) 433-2616
E-mail: [email protected]
Alzheimer Society of
National Office:
20 Eglinton Ave. W., Ste. 1200,
Toronto, ON M4R 1K8
The Alzheimer Society is a national, notfor-profit health organization dedicated to
helping people affected by Alzheimer’s disease. The Society works to provide education and support for people with the disease
and their families, and to fund research to
find a cure for the disease.
World Wide Web:
Patricia Wilkinson, Manager, Media
Relations and Communications
Phone: (416) 847-2959 Toll free (in
Canada): 1-800-616-8816
FAX: (416) 488-3778
E-mail: [email protected]
British Columbia:
Amy Sept, Communications Co-ordinator
E-mail: [email protected]
Tash Taylor, Provincial Director,
Community Relations
E-mail: [email protected]
Elyse Fisher, Fund Development and
Communications Manager
E-mail: [email protected]
Kim Mardero, Communications
E-mail: [email protected]
Madelyn Herschorn, Director, Marketing
and Communications
E-mail: [email protected]
Rosanne Meandro, Co-ordinator,
Marketing and Communications
E-mail: [email protected]
Stephanie Bazot, Agent de
E-mail: [email protected]
New Brunswick:
Chandra Parrott, Education Researcher/
Fund Development
E-mail: [email protected]
Nova Scotia:
Mary Ross Balkam, Director,
Development and Communications
E-mail: [email protected]
Prince Edward Island:
Corrine Hendricken-Eldershaw,
Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Newfoundland and Labrador:
Shirley Lucas, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Amnesty International,
Canadian Section
312 Laurier Ave. E.,
Ottawa, ON K1N 1H9
Amnesty International (AI) is a worldwide
human rights movement. AI’s vision is a
world where everyone enjoys basic rights.
AI’s mission involves research and action
preventing and ending grave abuses of
rights to physical and mental integrity, freedom of conscience, expression, and freedom from discrimination while also promoting all rights.
World Wide Web:
Ottawa Office:
John Tackaberry, Media and External
Phone: (613) 744-7667
Toll free: 1-800-AMNESTY
FAX: (613) 746-2411
E-mail: [email protected]
Montreal Office:
Anne Sainte-Marie, Responsable des
Phone: (514) 766-9766
FAX: (514) 766-2088
Toronto Office:
Elizabeth Berton-Hunter
Phone: (416) 363-9933, ext. 32
FAX: (416) 363-3103
Animal Alliance of Canada
The Anglican Church of
80 Hayden St., Toronto, ON M4Y 3G2
National office of the church’s General
Synod. Canada’s third-largest Christian denomination is active in overseas partnerships, international development, northern
affairs and native rights, and advocacy for
social justice. National offices house: staff
of General Synod, a triennial policy-making
body; archives; Anglican Book Centre; library; monthly newspaper; office of the Primate.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 924-9192
Vianney (Sam) Carriere, Director,
Communications and Information
Phone: (416) 924-9199, ext. 306
FAX: (416) 968-7983
E-mail: [email protected]
Josie De Lucia, Executive Assistant,
Communications and Editorial
Phone: (416) 924-9199, ext. 294
FAX: (416) 968-7983
E-mail: [email protected]
The Most Rev. Fred Hiltz, Primate
E-mail: [email protected]
The Ven. Michael F. Pollesel, General
Phone: (416) 924-9199, ext. 280
FAX: (416) 924-0211
E-mail: [email protected]
Anglican Journal:
Leanne Larmondin, Editor
Phone: (416) 924-9199, ext. 307
[email protected]
Anglican Book Centre:
Phone: (416) 924-1332
Toll free (U.S. and Canada):
World Wide Web: (ABCONLINE)
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Research? The information specialists at
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fee-for-service basis. Call (416) 964-7799
221 Broadview Ave., Ste. 101,
Toronto, ON M4M 2G3
Animals are seized from shelters for experiments, killed when there is a surplus,
hunted for sport, confined for entertainment,
used to test consumer products, killed for
their fur. Their environment is being destroyed. Animal Alliance is committed to
protecting all animals and our environment
through political action, education/electoral
World Wide Web:
Phone for all: (416) 462-9541
FAX: (416) 462-9647
E-mail: [email protected]
Liz White, Director, Legislation and
Media Relations; Leader, Animal
Protection Party
Phone: (416) 964-6992
Cellular: (416) 809-4371
Barry Kent MacKay, Director, Wildlife
Expert, Animal Protection Institute
Phone: (905) 472-9731
Jacqui Barnes, Director, Animals in
Research, Pound Seizure
Shelly Hawicy-Yan, Director, Project
Jessie; Editor, Take Action, Legislative
Phone: (519) 940-4712
Karen Levenson, Seal Hunt, Seafood
Phone: (519) 821-6163
Stephanie Brown, Advisor, Food
Animals, Research Animals
George Dupras, Director, Bilingual;
Animal and Environmental Issues,
Troy Seidle, Science Advisor
Phone: (519) 570-4640
Lesli Bisgould, Legal Counsel, Animal
Rights Issues
Phone: (416) 465-7511
Lia Laskaris, Donor Relations
Animal Defence League of
P.O. Box 3880, Stn. C,
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4M5
We promote animal welfare/rights; disseminate information; encourage spay/neuter of cats and dogs; have Non-Animal-Use
Alternative Research Fund; increase public
awareness of oppression of animals and
how to prevent or alleviate animal exploitation, cruelty and suffering. We oppose vivisection, trapping, hunting, eating animals
and all forms of animal exploitation. Publish bi-annual newsbulletin, flyers; videos,
books loaned; interviews.
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World Wide Web:
Esther Klein, Spokesperson
Office/FAX: (613) 233-6117
writing and mathematics, comprehension,
logical reasoning, visual and auditory
memory, non-verbal learning, attention,
processing speed and dyslexia.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 963-4962
FAX: (416) 963-5017
E-mail: [email protected]
Barbara Arrowsmith Young, Director
[email protected]
Kiernan Antares, Author,
Visionary, Inspirational
95 Thorncliffe Park Dr., Ste. 4010,
Toronto, ON M4H 1L7
Kiernan Antares uses transformational
techniques in her work that empowers people to create lasting change and connect
with their passions to live purposeful lives.
Kiernan’s novel Phoenix Star – An Adventure of the Spirit marks her on the map as a
masterful storyteller blending adventure and
universal insights to inspire people.
World Wide Web:
Kiernan Antares, Author, Visionary,
Inspirational Speaker
Phone: (416) 467-8469
E-mail: [email protected]
Appleton & Associates
International Lawyers
77 Bloor St. W., Ste. 1800,
Toronto, ON M5S 1M2
Our lawyers are known for our knowledge
of international law. We are happy to assist
in plain English about international issues
such as: Kyoto Protocol, Emissions Trading,
International Business and Trade Disputes.
Extensive NAFTA, WTO, international arbitration and interprovincial trade knowledge. Listed in Who’s Who of Public International Law.
World Wide Web:
Barry Appleton, Managing Partner
Phone: (416) 966-8800
FAX: (416) 966-8801
E-mail: [email protected]
Washington, DC Office:
816 Connecticut Ave. N.W., 12th Fl.,
Washington, DC 20006
Arrowsmith School
245 St. Clair Ave. W.,
Toronto, ON M4V 1R3
Arrowsmith School has been helping students with learning disabilities since 1980.
Our program deals with the underlying
causes of learning disabilities by identifying
and strengthening weak cognitive capacities. Our program has proven effective for
students having difficulty with reading,
Anne Arsenault
33462 10th Ave., Mission, BC V2V 2K6
Anne Arsenault; CNC, Author of Real Solutions to Children’s Health
Anne Arsenault is a Certified Nutritional
Consultant and the author of Real Solutions
to Children’s Health: The book for busy parents. Anne has been helping people get
healthier for over 15 years now through
consulting, speaking and health articles.
World Wide Web:
Anne Arsenault, CNC, Author
Phone: (604) 820-0294
E-mail: [email protected]
171 East Liberty St., Ste. 224,
Toronto, ON M6K 3P6
Artscape is a not-for-profit enterprise engaged in culture-led regeneration. Its work
includes anchoring creative communities
within affordable spaces and building authentic and dynamic places by connecting
creative and cultural resources. Artscape has
played a catalytic role in the regeneration of
some of Toronto’s most important creative
communities including: The Distillery Historic District, Queen Street West, Liberty
Village and Toronto Island.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 392-1038
FAX: (416) 535-6260
E-mail: [email protected]
Liz Kohn, Director of Communications
Ext. 25
E-mail: [email protected]
Tim Jones, President and CEO
Ext. 24
E-mail: [email protected]
Navaz Mistry, Executive Assistant to the
President and CEO
Ext. 36
E-mail: [email protected]
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Assembly of First Nations
473 Albert St., Ste. 810,
Ottawa, ON K1R 5B4
The Assembly of First Nations is the national organization representing First Nations citizens in Canada. This includes approximately 750,000 citizens living in 633
First Nations communities, as well as rural
and urban areas.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 241-6789
FAX: (613) 241-5808
Joan McEwen, Director of
Ext. 242
E-mail: [email protected]
Nancy Pine, Communications Advisor,
National Chief’s Office
Phone: (613) 298-6382, ext. 243
E-mail: [email protected]
Association of Canadian
Community Colleges
1223 Michael St. N., Ste. 200,
Ottawa, ON K1J 7T2
The Association of Canadian Community
Colleges (ACCC) is the national and international voice of Canada’s colleges, institutes, cégeps, university colleges and polytechnics. ACCC represents, promotes and
markets the strength of 150 member institutions to national and international governments, private sector firms and funding
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 746-2222
FAX: (613) 746-6721
Lorna Malcolmson, Manager,
Communications and Information
Ext. 3123
E-mail: [email protected]
Debby Wilson, Communications Officer
Ext. 3116
E-mail: [email protected]
Association of Canadian
Pension Management
1255 Bay St., Ste. 304,
Toronto, ON M5R 2A9
The Association of Canadian Pension
Management (ACPM) is the national voice
of Canada’s pension industry. We advocate
policies which promote the health and
growth of Canada’s retirement income system by championing the following principles: clarity in legislation, regulations and
retirement income arrangements; balanced
consideration of other stakeholders’ interests; and excellence in governance and administration.
World Wide Web:
Vanessa Wilson, Director,
Phone: (416) 964-1260, ext. 223
FAX: (416) 964-0567
E-mail: [email protected]
Association of Canadian
Travel Agencies (ACTA)
350 Sparks St., Ste. 510,
Ottawa, ON K1R 7S8
ACTA is a national trade association representing the retail travel sector of Canada’s
travel industry. Its members include travel
agencies and suppliers such as tour operators, airlines, hotels, cruise/rail lines and
automobile rental companies. ACTA represents the interests of travellers through
3,000 travel agencies employing 20,000
professionals across Canada.
World Wide Web:
Christiane Théberge, President
Phone: (613) 237-3657, ext. 225
Toll free: 1-800-725-ACTA (2282)
FAX: (613) 237-7052
E-mail: [email protected]
David McCaig, Vice-President, Corporate
Phone: (604) 231-0544
E-mail: [email protected]
Association of Day Care
Operators of Ontario
P.O. Box 208, Foxboro, ON K0K 2B0
Association of Day Care Operators of
Ontario (ADCO): non-profit, voluntary,
membership-based, not government
funded; envisioning where families have a
range of parental and non-parental child
care and education choices with access to
affordable, high-quality child development
services. ADCO promotes BOTH privately
owned and non-profit child care programs
ensuring parental choice.
World Wide Web:
Kathy Graham, CEO
Phone: (613) 395-6111
E-mail: [email protected]
Bonnie Walraven, President
Phone: (519) 986-3692
Barrie–Simcoe County:
Karen Eilersen
Phone: (705) 733-2052
Herb Goldsmith
Phone: (905) 509-4021
Peel Region (Mississauga–Brampton):
Heather Bauer
Phone: (905) 456-7248
Peter Knoepfli
Phone: (905) 634-5518
South Western Ontario–Kitchener:
Erla McCaig
Phone: (519) 578-3578
North Bay:
Beryl Johansen
Phone: (705) 474-1850
Ian Gibb
Phone: (519) 432-5606
Sam Bhargava
Phone: (613) 834-3647
Bonnie Walraven
Phone: (519) 986-3692
Association of Fundraising
4300 Wilson Blvd., Ste. 300,
Arlington, VA 22203-4168,
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 28,000
members in over 190 chapters throughout
the world, working to advance philanthropy
through advocacy, research, education and
certification programs. The association fosters development and growth of fundraising
professionals and promotes high ethical
standards in the fundraising profession. For
more information or to join the world’s largest organization of development professionals, visit AFP’s web site:
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 236-0658
FAX: (613) 236-1918
E-mail: [email protected]
Paulette V. Maehara, CFRE, CAE,
President and CEO
Toll free: 1-800-666-3863, ext. 441
FAX: (703) 684-0540
E-mail: [email protected]
Walter J. Sczudlo, Executive VicePresident, Programs and Public Policy
Toll free: 1-800-666-3863, ext. 456
FAX: (703) 684-0540
E-mail: [email protected]
Association of Independent
15 Wilson St., Markham, ON L3P 1M9
Find whatever you need from over 250
experts. From accountants to marketers to
web designers, you’ll find knowledgeable
professionals to enhance your media with
quality interview subjects. Our members
serve individual entrepreneurs to large businesses. If you need immediate access to expertise to meet your deadlines, search our
database first:
World Wide Web:
Keith Thirgood, President
Phone: (905) 472-2330
E-mail: [email protected]
Association of Local
Public Health Agencies
425 University Ave., Ste. 502,
Toronto, ON M5G 1T6
alPHa provides leadership to Ontario’s
public health units and boards of health in
the management and delivery of efficient,
effective public health services. We represent members before governments and other
health-related organizations. By facilitating
the exchange of information, alPHa continuously improves public health programs
and services that better Ontarians’ health.
World Wide Web:
Linda Stewart, Executive Director
Phone: (416) 595-0006, ext. 22
Susan Lee, Manager, Administrative and
Association Services
Phone: (416) 595-0006, ext. 25
FAX: (416) 595-0030
Affiliate Organizations:
ANDSOOHA – Public Health Nursing
Association of Ontario Public Health
Business Administrators
Association of Public Health
Epidemiologists of Ontario
Association of Supervisors of Public
Health Inspectors of Ontario
Health Promotion Ontario
Ontario Association of Public Health
Ontario Society of Nutrition Professionals
in Public Health
Winter 2008
AMCTO – Association of
Municipal Managers, Clerks
and Treasurers of Ontario
2680 Skymark Ave., Ste. 910,
Mississauga, ON L4W 5L6
AMCTO has a mandate of recognizing
and encouraging superior municipal practices. AMCTO is the largest voluntary professional association and the leading professional development organization for the
municipal sector in Ontario. AMCTO’s Certified Municipal Officer (CMO) designation
is the foremost professional certification for
municipal administrative staff.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (905) 602-4294
FAX: (905) 602-4295
E-mail: [email protected]
Craig Wellington, Manager of
Communications and Marketing
Ext. 24
E-mail: [email protected]
Association of Ontario Land
1043 McNicoll Ave.,
Toronto, ON M1W 3W6
The Association of Ontario Land Surveyors (AOLS) is the governing body for professional surveyors in Ontario. It is made up
of geomatics professionals whose combined
skills in the disciplines of Geodesy,
Photogrammetry, Hydrography, Cadastral
Surveying and Geographic Information
Management are recognized and respected
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 491-9020,
FAX: (416) 491-2576
Maureen Mountjoy, Deputy Registrar,
Ext. 23
E-mail: [email protected]
Bill Buck, Registrar
Ext. 29
FAX: (416) 491-2576
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
port for parents; stresses self help and mutual support; workshops for parents; conferences. Focus on parents’ rights ... the only
advocate for parents.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 223-7444
Toll free: 1-800-488-5666
FAX: (416) 221-8979
Stephanie Wagman, Past President and
Support Services
Phone: (416) 221-1999
Helen Jones, Spokesperson
Phone: (905) 272-3078
Association of Universities
and Colleges of Canada /
Association des universités
et collèges du Canada
350 Albert St., Ste. 600,
Ottawa, ON K1R 1B1
AUCC is the national organization representing over 90 Canadian public and private
not-for-profit universities and universitydegree level colleges. Publications: University Affairs (10 times a year), Universities
Telephone Directory (annual), Directory of
Canadian Universities (annual), Uniworld
(biannual), Trends (occasional) and Momentum (occasional).
L’AUCC est l’organisme national représentant plus de 90 universités et collèges
universitaires publics et privés à but non
lucratif du Canada. Publications: Affaires
universitaires (10 fois par année), Bottin des
universités (annuel), Le Réper-toire des
universités canadiennes (annuel), Unimonde (biannuel), Orientations (occasionel) et En plein essor (occasionel).
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 563-1236
FAX: (613) 563-9745
Inquiries e-mail: [email protected]
Automotive Industries
Association of Canada
1272 Wellington St. W.,
Ottawa, ON K1Y 3A7
The Automotive Industries Association of
Canada (AIA) is a national trade association
representing the automotive aftermarket industry in Canada. The aftermarket is a $16.1
billion industry that employs more than
220,000 people. The industry is composed
of companies that manufacture, distribute
and install automotive replacement parts,
accessories, tools and equipment.
AIA represents manufacturers, re-builders, manufacturers agents, warehouse distributors, national distributors, buying
groups, wholesalers, machine shops, retailers, and through its councils, the interests of
collision repair shops and automotive service and repair outlets.
AIA’s mandate is to promote, educate and
represent members in all areas that impact
the growth and prosperity of the industry.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 728-5821
Toll free: 1-800-808-2920
FAX: (613) 728-6021
E-mail: [email protected]
Raymond Datt, President
Marc Brazeau, Executive Vice-President
Deborah Moynes Keshen, Vice-President
Katherine Power, Manager, Public
Patty Kettles, Manager, Sales and
Claire Morris, President
Ext. 232
P.O. Box 27581, Yorkdale Postal Outlet,
Toronto, ON M6A 3B8
A provincial organization for parents of
disruptive youth. Chapters throughout Ontario. Links to similar organizations
throughout Canada. Weekly meetings;
parenting strategies; twenty-four-hour sup-
Lyse Huot, Director, Publications and
Ext. 229
Jeff Pappone, Media Relations Officer
Ext. 330
E-mail: [email protected]
Robert South, Public Affairs Officer
Ext. 288
100 Milverton Dr., 5th Fl.,
Mississauga, ON L5R 4H1
BASF Canada, headquartered in
Mississauga, Ontario, markets a diverse
range of products including: basic, intermediate and specialty chemicals, colourants,
polymers, urethane chemicals and systems,
plastics, automotive, industrial and refinish
coatings, agricultural and nutritional products, chemical and mineral admixtures for
specialty concrete, chemical systems and
formulations for the construction industry,
emission catalysts, chemical catalysts,
polyolefin catalysts, and petroleum refining
World Wide Web:
Phone: (289) 360-1300
Toll free: 1-866-485-2273
FAX: (289) 360-6000
Martine Despatie, Communications
Manager, Canada
Phone: (289) 360-6157
FAX: (289) 360-6002
E-mail: [email protected]
26 Summerhill Gardens,
Toronto, ON M4T 1B4
We are leaders in career management. Our
Career Advisor web site has been acclaimed as “the ultimate online career development resource.” We have helped over
2,000 organizations world-wide promote
career self-management, support coaching
and boost retention.
World Wide Web:
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Barbara Moses, President
Phone: (416) 922-2455
Andrew Weiner, Senior Associate
Phone: (416) 924-9051
Western Representative:
Laurie Hillis
Phone: (403) 236-8009
Ottawa Representative:
Frank Rambeau
Phone: (613) 721-0484
BC Human Resources
Management Association
1111 West Hastings St., Ste. 1101,
Vancouver, BC V6E 2J3
The BC Human Resources Management
Association (BC HRMA) is BC’s largest
HR association, representing more than 90
per cent of HR professionals in BC. The association is dedicated to advancing professional people practices through professional
development opportunities such as: conferences, workshops, symposia, mentorship
and volunteer programs. BC HRMA provides leadership to 4,000 members and
more than 2,500 affiliates, which together
represent: CEOs, Directors of HR, consultants, educators, HR generalists and small
business owners.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (604) 684-7228
Toll free: 1-800-665-1961
FAX: (604) 684-3225
E-mail: [email protected]
Simon Evans, CHRP, CEO
E-mail: [email protected]
making, grieving, bullying, abuse, divorce.
Consultant to families in business. Experienced in multi media, Marilyn provokes
critical thinking and encourages discussion.
World Wide Web:
Marilyn Barnicke Belleghem, M.Ed.,
Registered Marriage and Family
Therapist, Author, Speaker, Consultant
Phone: (905) 639-0050
Toll free: 1-877-734-1517
E-mail: [email protected]
Drew Railton, CHRP, President
E-mail: [email protected]
2155 Dunwin Dr., Ste. 10,
Mississauga, ON L5L 4M1
Bayshore Home Health is Canada’s largest provider of home and community health
care services. We are Canadian owned and
operate more than 35 home care offices and
20 community clinics. In addition to a range
of nursing, personal care and home support
services, we also provide specialty services
such as temporary staffing of health care
professionals, pharmaceutical product support services, health education programs,
infusion clinics and dialysis centres.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (905) 822-8075
FAX: (905) 822-8397
Jean Ann Lowry, Media Contact
Ext. 248
E-mail: [email protected]
Mary Mamak, Media Contact
Ext. 339
E-mail: [email protected]
Marilyn Barnicke
Belleghem, M.Ed.
267 Alexander Ct.,
Burlington, ON L7R 4G1
Relationship Expert: Over 30 years experience building and maintaining personal
and professional relationships that foster
mental, emotional and physical health including integrity, authenticity, romance, infidelity, stress, anger, conflict, decision-
1020 McNicoll Ave.,
Toronto, ON M1W 2J6
Bellwood Health Services, Inc. provides
customized treatment for addictions (alcohol, drug, gambling and sexual); eating disorders and other compulsive behaviours.
Bellwood is accredited by the Canadian
Council on Health Services Accreditation.
Holistic, multidisciplinary approach. Emphasis on aftercare. Outstanding recovery
World Wide Web:
Phone for all below: (416) 495-0926
Toll free (24 hours): 1-800-387-6198
FAX: (416) 495-7943
E-mail: [email protected]
M. Linda Bell, President
Dr. Janice M. Hambley, Vice-President
of Health and Clinical Services
Dr. Raymond Steinman, Medical
Julie Bowles, Manager, Business
Janet Lansche, Vice-President of Finance
and Administration
Laura Bhoi, Vice-President of Strategic
Charles Senior, Public Affairs
Penny Lawson, Manager, Family
Russell Forrest, Manager, Intake and
Dr. Sara Aharon, Manager, Continuing
Health and Therapy
Sue McCaw, Director of Nursing and
Patient Care
Marg Fieldhouse, Nutritionist/Fitness
Terence Flynn, Director of Spiritual Care
Winter 2008
Bennett Jones LLP
With over 320 professionals based in three
Canadian offices and a legal practice encompassing virtually every sector of business, industry and government, Bennett
Jones LLP is an internationally recognized
Canadian law firm founded and focused on
principles of professional excellence, integrity, respect and independent thought. Our
firm’s leadership position is reflected in the
law we practise, the groundbreaking work
we do, the client relationships we have, and
the quality of our people.
World Wide Web:
For media inquiries, please contact:
Marisa D.Vernola, Communications
Phone: (416) 777-6505
E-mail: [email protected]
Hugh L. MacKinnon, Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer
Phone: (416) 777-4810
E-mail: [email protected]
Firm Contact Information:
4500 Bankers Hall, East 855 2nd St. S.W.,
Calgary, AB T2P 4K7
Phone: (403) 298-3100
FAX: (403) 265-7219
First Canadian Place, P.O. Box 130,
Toronto,ON M5X 1A4
Phone: (416) 863-1200
FAX: (416) 863-1716
1000 ATCO Centre, 10035 105th St.,
Edmonton, AB T5J 3T2
Phone: (780) 421-8133
FAX: (780) 421-7951
777 Coxwell Ave., Toronto, ON M4C 3C6
Birthright is an international crisis pregnancy organization founded in Toronto in
1968. Birthright offers free, non-judgmental, confidential, practical and material support to women facing unplanned pregnancies to assist them to carry their babies to
term. Help is provided regardless of age,
race, religion, marital status or economics.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 469-1111
After hours: 1-800-550-4900 (24 hours)
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
Louise R. Summerhill, Co-President
Stephenie Fox, Co-President
Mary Berney, Co-President
Phone for all: (416) 469-4789
FAX: (416) 469-1772
Bomza Law Group –
Immigration Lawyers
45 St. Clair Ave. W., Ste. 1000,
Toronto, ON M4V 1K9
Janet L. Bomza, B.A., LL.B.
Barrister & Solicitor
Certified Specialist, Citizenship and
Immigration Law
Janet L. Bomza is the founder and senior
partner of the Bomza Law Group, a fullservice Canadian, American and Global
immigration law firm, located in Toronto,
Canada. Having practised exclusively in the
field of immigration law for over sixteen
years, Janet is certified by the Law Society
of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Citizenship and Immigration Law and is considered an expert on Canadian immigration
and cross-border matters.
Specializing in corporate immigration issues, Janet provides Canadian, NAFTA–related and Global immigration advice to
multi-national companies, small businesses
and professionals seeking to relocate skilled
individuals and key employees to Canada,
the United States and other countries around
the world.
Janet is the Past Chair of the Canadian
Bar Association – Ontario’s Immigration
and Citizenship Section, the Vice-Chair of
the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Canada chapter and an Executive
Member of the Canadian Bar Association
– Ontario’s Corporate Counsel Section.
World Wide Web:
Janet L. Bomza, Senior Partner
Phone: (416) 598-8849
FAX: (416) 598-0331
E-mail: [email protected]
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Allan Bonner
Management Inc.
Dispute Resolution – Media – Presentation
Dr. Bonner is regularly asked to comment
on current issues, and has recently been interviewed by BBC News, The National,
Politics with Don Newman, CNBC Europe,
NBC Nightly News, Global News,
L’Agence France Presse, National Public
Radio, New York 1, CBS, PBS, and Radio
New Zealand.
A former political aide, Allan has been a
contributor to Marketing Magazine, Law
Times, Bout de Papier, Internal Communications Focus, Canadian Corporate Counsel, The Globe and Mail, The Ottawa Citizen, The Calgary Herald and The National
Post. His regular commentaries can be heard
on the Internet radio network,,
and read in Virginia-based Winning Campaigns, the largest circulation political
magazine in the world. His critically acclaimed books Media Relations and Doing
and Saying the Right Thing are highly
sought after by educational institutions and
communications professionals.
Allan’s newest book is titled Political Columns: Behind the Scenes with Powerful
Dr. Allan Bonner has helped approximately 25,000 senior executives, over
twenty years, to deal with some of the most
controversial and public issues of our time.
He has worked with 8 heads of government,
35 cabinet ministers, G7 and UN delegations, the WTO, NATO, as well as CEOs
and diplomats around the world. His clients
are on five continents.
He was the first North American to obtain
a post-graduate degree in Risk, Crisis and
Disaster Management, and has studied dispute resolution at Harvard University and
Osgoode Hall Law School. Allan conducts
research and lectures one day per week. He
currently teaches graduate research and
writing at Osgoode Hall Law School and
has taught “Damage Control” at York University.
Dr. Allan Bonner, M.A., M.Sc., DBA,
LL.M. (Cand.)
“La formation en français est disponible
pour la clientèle de haut-responsables
dans la région d’Ottawa ainsi que du
grand Montréal.”
World Wide Web:
Dr. Allan Bonner, M.A., M.Sc., LL.M.
Phone: (416) 961-3620
Toll free: 1-877-484-1667
E-mail: [email protected]
Brain Tumor Foundation of
620 Colborne St., Ste. 301,
London, ON N6B 3R9
Founded in 1982, Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada is a national not-for-profit
organization dedicated to reaching every
person in Canada affected by a brain tumour
with support, education and information,
and to funding brain tumour research. Free
resources include patient handbooks, support groups and telephone assistance.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (519) 642-7755
Toll free: 1-800-265-5106
FAX: (519) 642-7192
E-mail: [email protected]
Susan Marshall, Executive Director
Ext. 22
FAX: (519) 642-7192
E-mail: [email protected]
Paul Mitchell, Community Relations
Ext. 32
FAX: (519) 642-7192
E-mail: [email protected]
2 Wellington St. W.,
Brampton, ON L6Y 4R2
Brampton is located immediately north of
Pearson International Airport. The
Brampton Economic Development Office is
a focal point for businesses considering expansion, redevelopment or relocation of
their industrial, commercial or tourist activities in Brampton. It is a resource and advisory/consultation centre supplying demographic, lifestyle, labour, construction, economic, contact and planning information of
the City. This office serves as the main networking and liaison vehicle between business and City departments, other levels of
government, and trade associations.
World Wide Web:
Switchboard: (905) 874-2650
TTY: (905) 874-2130
FAX: (905) 874-2670
E-mail: [email protected]
Small Business Enterprise Centre:
Phone: (905) 874-2650
E-mail: [email protected]
Corporate Communications:
Phone: (905) 874-3604
Economic Development Office:
Phone: (905) 874-2650
Susan Fennell, Mayor
Phone: (905) 874-2600
E-mail: [email protected]
Deborah Dubenofsky, City Manager
Phone: (905) 874-2625
[email protected]
Dennis Cutajar, Commissioner of
Economic Development
Phone: (905) 874-2698
E-mail: [email protected]
Jeffrey Baines, Manager of Economic
Phone: (905) 874-2660
E-mail: [email protected]
Film Liaison Office:
Phone: (905) 874-2657
E-mail: [email protected]
Tourism Brampton:
Phone: (905) 874-3601
E-mail: [email protected]
Brandon University
270 18th St., Brandon, MB R7A 6A9
Brandon University (BU) is a primarily
undergraduate university, which offers degrees in education, music, science, arts,
business administration, nursing, fine arts
and applied disaster and emergency studies.
BU also features graduate degrees in music,
rural development and education. Brandon
University’s accomplished scholars can provide you with timely and pertinent information on a variety of subjects.
World Wide Web:
Kelly Stifora, Communications Officer
Phone: (204) 727-9762
FAX: (204) 728-7340
E-mail: [email protected]
Breast Cancer Society of
118 Victoria St. N., Sarnia, ON N7T 5W9
A volunteer-driven, non-profit organization established in 1991 to fund Canadian
research into improving the prevention, detection and treatment of breast cancer and
to ultimately finding a cure for the disease
women fear most. Funding for research
projects on breast cancer is provided to the
Canadian Breast Cancer Research Alliance
and the London Health Sciences Regional
Cancer Program as well as for small individual grants.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (519) 336-0746
Toll free: 1-800-567-8767
FAX: (519) 336-5725
Sherry Johnston, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Dawn Hamilton, Fund Development Coordinator
E-mail: [email protected]
Brewers Association of
100 Queen St., Ste. 650,
Ottawa, ON K1P 1J9
The Brewers Association of Canada, in
operation since 1943, is the national trade
association for the brewing industry in
Canada. Members brewing companies account for 98% of all domestic beer sold in
Canada and $14 billion a year in economic
activity. Over the past two decades, the Association and its members have invested in
medical and behavioural research, environmental stewardship initiatives, and in programs aimed at educating consumers about
responsible drinking.
World Wide Web:
Main phone: (613) 232-9601
FAX: (613) 232-2283
E-mail: [email protected]
Howard Collins, President and CEO
Direct phone: (613) 232-9090
E-mail: [email protected]
Margo Dewar, Vice-President
Direct phone: (613) 232-9094
E-mail: [email protected]
Edwin Gregory, Manager, Research and
Phone: (613) 232-9106
E-mail: [email protected]
Rick Broadhead – Leading
Canadian Technology and
Internet Expert
47 St. Clair Ave. W., Ste. 501,
Toronto, ON M4V 3A5
One of North America’s leading experts
and commentators on technology, the
Internet and electronic commerce; co-author of 30 books about the Internet and ebusiness, including Selling Online: How to
Become a Successful E-Commerce Merchant in Canada and Get a Digital Life: An
Internet Reality Check; more than five years
experience teaching e-business at York University’s Schulich School of Business; keynote speaker and consultant to businesses
across North America. Extensive experience
with print/broadcast media.
World Wide Web:
Rick Broadhead
Phone: (416) 929-0516
FAX: (416) 927-8732
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
Winter 2008
St. Catharines, ON L2S 3A1
Need answers about bullying, business
ethics, genetic engineering, mass media,
sleep research, sports marketing, teacher
thinking, urban development, digital humanities, workplace health, or today’s other
compelling issues? Brock’s more than 500
faculty members are ready with expert answers based on current research.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (905) 688-5550
FAX: (905) 641-5216
Jeff Sinibaldi, Media Relations Officer
Ext. 4687
E-mail: [email protected]
Martha Nelson, Director, Office of
University Communications
Ext. 3248
Rogers Publishing Ltd.,
1 Mount Pleasant Rd., 7th Fl.,
Toronto, ON M4Y 2Y5
CARDonline, our flagship service, publishes advertising rates and related data on
significant media in Canada and selected
international media. We also publish CARD,
Publication Profiles, The National List of
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 764-2000
Toll free: 1-800-265-3561
FAX: (416) 764-1709
Bruce Richards, Publisher
Phone: (416) 764-1621
[email protected]
Mala Singh, Circulation Manager
Phone: (416) 764-1622
[email protected]
Artemis Hall, Managing Editor
Phone: (416) 764-1785
[email protected]
Brookfield Asset
Management Inc.
BCE Place, 181 Bay St., Ste. 300,
Toronto, ON M5J 2T3
Brookfield Asset Management Inc., focused on property, power and infrastructure
assets, has over $70 billion of assets under
management and is co-listed on the New
York and Toronto Stock Exchanges under
the symbol BAM.
World Wide Web:
Katherine C. Vyse, Senior VicePresident, Investor Relations and
Phone: (416) 369-8246
FAX: (416) 363-2856
E-mail: [email protected]
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has them. 2 print editions + online access for
$75/year. Call (416) 964-7799
CENTUM Financial Group
1199 West Pender St., Ste. 700,
Vancouver, BC V6E 2R1
Centum Financial Group Inc. is a national
network of over 175 independently owned
and operated mortgage broker firms with
over 1,200 mortgage professionals across
Canada. Launched in 2002, the CENTUM
Network is rapidly becoming the largest and
most innovative organization in today’s
ever-changing mortgage brokerage industry.
Groupe Financier Centum Inc., un réseau
national d’entreprises de courtage hypothécaire indépendantes et autonomes implantées partout au Canada, a été incorporé en
2002. Le réseau CENTUM compte plus de
175 franchises locales et plus de 1 200 experts en courtage hypothécaire et est
rapidement en voie de devenir la plus vaste
et la plus innovatrice des sociétés au sein du
secteur hypothécaire toujours changeant
World Wide Web:
Phone: (604) 257-3940
FAX: (604) 257-3949
323 Chapel St., Ottawa, ON K1N 7Z2
CHF can provide contacts – here and overseas – as well as critical analysis of top issues facing the developing world. A leader
in international development, CHF helps
poor rural communities attain long-term,
sustainable livelihoods and self-reliance.
Since 1961, CHF has implemented over 800
projects in Asia, Africa and the Americas.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 237-0180
FAX: (613) 237-5969
Tony Breuer, Executive Director
Ext. 202
E-mail: [email protected]
Leah Geller, Communications Specialist
Ext. 208
E-mail: [email protected]
CMC-Canada (Canadian
Association of
Management Consultants /
(Association canadienne
des conseillers en
4 King St. W., Ste. 815,
Toronto, ON M5H 1B6
CMC-Canada fosters excellence and integrity in the management consulting profession as a whole. CMC-Canada administers, and its provincial Institutes confer, the
Certified Management Consultant (CMC)
designation in Canada. The Association and
its members advocate for the CMC designation and are dedicated to advancing the
profession and delivering the benefits of
those efforts to the client community. CMCCanada is a founding member of the International Council of Management Consulting Institutes.
World Wide Web:
Chairman, 2007–2008:
Ken Davies, FCMC, Lumina
Management Consulting
Calgary, AB
Manager, Marketing and
Audrey Hoddinott
Phone: (416) 860-1515, ext. 5
Toll free: 1-800-268-1148, ext. 5
FAX: (416) 860-1535
Toll free FAX: 1-800-662-2972
E-mail: [email protected]
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and environmental degradation. CUSO volunteers currently work in over 22 countries
in Africa, the Pacific, the Americas and the
World Wide Web:
National Office:
1929 Bayview Ave.,
Toronto, ON M4G 3E8
CNIB is a nationwide, community-based,
registered charity committed to public education, research and the vision health of all
Canadians. CNIB provides the services and
supports necessary to enjoy a good quality
of life regardless of vision loss. Visit or call 1-800-563-2642.
World Wide Web:
Lesley Wilmot, National
Phone: (416) 486-2500, ext. 7630
E-mail: [email protected]
Lesley McDonald, Accessible Design
Phone: (416) 486-2500, ext. 7016
E-mail: [email protected]
Michelle Fortier, Accessible Text
Phone: (416) 486-2500, ext. 7674
E-mail: [email protected]
Geoff FitzGibbon, Consumer Products
and Assistive Technology
Phone: (416) 486-2500, ext. 7484
E-mail: [email protected]
Debbie Ryan, Communications NL/NS/
Phone: (709) 754-1180, ext. 238
E-mail: [email protected]
Kimberley Swartz, Ontario
Phone: (416) 486-2500, ext. 7157
E-mail: [email protected]
Sylvain-Jacques Desjardins, Quebec
Phone: (514) 934-4622, ext. 227
E-mail: [email protected]
Cathy Moore, Consumer and
Government Relations
Phone: (613) 563-0000, ext. 5004
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Deborah Gold, CNIB Research
Phone: (416) 486-2500, ext. 7209
E-mail: [email protected]
178 Rexdale Blvd.,
Toronto, ON M9W 1R3
CSA Group is an independent, not-forprofit membership association serving business, industry, government and consumers.
CSA Group consists of four divisions: Canadian Standards Association, a leading solutions based standards organization, providing standards development, application
products, training and advisory services;
CSA International, which provides testing
and certification services for electrical, mechanical, plumbing, gas and a variety of
other products; QMI, a leading North
American registrar, which advances business excellence through client-focused
management systems registration; and
OnSpeX, a provider of consumer product
evaluation, inspection and advisory services
for retailers and manufacturers.
Anthony Toderian, Senior Media
Relations Officer
Phone: (416) 747-2620
FAX: (416) 747-4292
E-mail: [email protected]
720 Spadina Ave., Ste. 315,
Toronto, ON M5S 2T9
CSTD is Canada’s largest training organization representing more than 2,200
workplace learning professionals. Established in 1946 as the Ontario Society for
Training and Development, the Association
advocates for training in Canada, establishes
and maintains professional standards, and
serves its membership by providing certification, educational programs, conferences
and publications.
World Wide Web:
Lynn Johnston, President
Phone: (416) 367-5900
FAX: (416) 367-1642
E-mail: [email protected]
44 Eccles St., Ottawa, ON K1R 6S4
CUSO is a leader in international co-operation. We bring Canadians and the world
together to address poverty, human rights
issues, HIV/AIDS, inequality, cultural loss
Campaign Life Coalition
104 Bond St., Ste. 305,
Toronto, ON M5B 1X9
Campaign Life Coalition is a national political organization concerned with the protection of human life from conception to
natural death. CLC maintains representatives on Parliament Hill, and works to foster respect for life through adequate legal
protection from abortion, infanticide, euthanasia and other life-threatening social and
moral trends.
Jim Hughes, National President
Campaign Life Coalition, 104 Bond St.,
Ste. 305, Toronto, ON M5B 1X9
Phone: (416) 204-9749
FAX: (416) 204-1027
E-mail: [email protected]
World Wide Web:
OFFICE (Federal lobby office):
Aidan Reid, President
Campaign Life Coalition,
1355 Wellington St., Ste. 100,
Ottawa, ON K1Y 3C2
Phone: (613) 729-0379
FAX: (613) 729-7611
E-mail: [email protected]
British Columbia:
John Hof, President
Campaign Life Coalition,
P.O. Box 12045, Murrayville RPO,
Langley, BC V3A 9J5
Phone: (604) 534-4828
FAX: (604) 532-9353
E-mail: [email protected]
Julius Yankowsky, Executive Director
15715 66 St., Box 81023,
Edmonton, AB T5Y 3A6
Toll free: 1-800-730-5358
E-mail: [email protected]
Denise Hounjet-Roth, President
Campaign Life Coalition,
222 Hurley Terrace,
Saskatoon, SK S7N 4H8
Phone: (306) 249-2764
FAX: (306) 249-4180
E-mail: [email protected]
CNIB (Canadian National
Institute for the Blind)
Media Spokesperson:
Mr. Karl Nerenberg, Communication
Phone: (613) 829-7445 Ext.267
Cellular: (613) 720-7446
FAX: (613) 829-7996
E-mail: [email protected]
Maria Slykerman, President
Campaign Life Coalition,
1306 Edderton Ave.,
Winnipeg, MB R3T 0X8
Phone: (204) 452-2459
FAX: (204) 284-8860
E-mail: [email protected]
Luc Gagnon, Président
Mouvement en faveur de la vie,
Campagne Québec-vie,
3333, côte Sainte-Catherine,
Montréal, QC H3T 1C8
Phone: (514) 344-2686
FAX: (514) 344-2689
E-mail: [email protected]
World Wide Web:
Mary Ellen Douglas, President
Campaign Life Coalition,
104 Bond St., Toronto, ON M5B 1X9
Phone: (416) 204-9749
FAX: (416) 204-1027
E-mail: [email protected]
New Brunswick:
Campaign Life Coalition
Toll free: 1-800-730-5358
Nova Scotia:
Herm Wills, President
Campaign Life Coalition,
P.O. Box 2085, Fall River, NS B2T 1K6
Phone: (902) 861-1982
FAX: (902) 861-1527
E-mail: [email protected]
World Wide Web:
Prince Edward Island:
Aquinas Ryan, President
Campaign Life Coalition,
St. Peters Bay, PE C0A 2A0
Phone: (902) 961-2782
Newfoundland & Labrador:
Margie Hynes, President
Campaign Life Coalition,
General Delivery,
Creston North, NL A0E 1L0
Phone: (709) 279-3580
FAX: (709) 279-3876
[email protected]
110 – 255 Consumers Rd.,
Toronto, ON M2J 1R4
Can-Fit-Pro is the largest provider of education in the Canadian fitness industry.
Founded in 1993, Can-Fit-Pro delivers accessible, quality education, certification,
conferences, trade shows and membership
services. Can-Fit-Pro’s 15,000 members include fitness professionals, health club operators, industry suppliers and fitness consumers. Can-Fit-Pro’s multiple events in-
clude the Can-Fit-Pro International Fitness
Conference and Trade Show in Toronto, the
biggest and best of its kind in the world,
hosting over 6,000 delegates and visitors
World Wide Web:
Toll free: 1-800-667-5622
E-mail: [email protected]
Laura Gregory, Sales and Marketing
Phone: (416) 493-3515
FAX: (416) 493-1756
E-mail: [email protected]
350 rue Albert St., P.O. Box/CP 1047,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5V8
The Canada Council for the Arts, is a national arm’s-length agency with the mandate to “foster and promote the study and
enjoyment of, and the production of works
in, the arts.” The Council offers grants and
services to professional Canadian artists and
arts organizations, and administers prizes
and awards. The Canadian Commission for
UNESCO and the Public Lending Right
Commission operate under its aegis.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 566-4414
Toll free: 1-800-263-5588
FAX: (613) 566-4407
Donna Balkan, Senior Communications
Ext. 4134
[email protected]
Heather McAfee, Acting Public
Relations Officer
Ext. 4523
[email protected]
Canada Deposit Insurance
Corporation (CDIC)
50 O’Connor St., 17th Fl., P.O. Box 2340,
Stn. D, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W5
CDIC insures eligible deposits held in
member institutions in case of their insolvency. The maximum insurance per person
at each member institution is $100,000, although CDIC provides separate protection
for joint deposits, trust deposits and eligible
deposits held in RRSPs and RRIFs. CDIC
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members are banks, trust companies, loan
companies and associations to which the
Cooperative Credit Associations Act applies. A federal Crown corporation, CDIC
works to minimize its exposure to loss and
contributes to the stability of the Canadian
financial system for the benefit of depositors.
World Wide Web:
Sophie Roux, Director, Communications
and Public Affairs
Phone: (613) 995-6548
FAX: (613) 947-0435
E-mail: [email protected]
150 King St. W., Ste. 1300,
Toronto, ON M5H 1J9
Infoway is a federally funded, not-forprofit organization that is leading the development of electronic health records across
Canada. Infoway works with provinces and
territories to invest in electronic health
records, which support a safer, more efficient health care system. Providing health
care professionals with immediate access to
complete and accurate patient information
results in better decisions about diagnosis
and treatment and a sustainable healthcare
system offering improved quality, accessibility, productivity and cost savings.
World Wide Web:
Dan Strasbourg, Director, Media
Phone: (416) 595-3424
Toll free: 1-888-733-6462
E-mail: [email protected]
Canada Mortgage and
Housing Corporation
(CMHC) / Société
canadienne d’hypothèques
et de logement (SCHL)
National Office/Bureau national:
700 Montreal Rd./
700, chemin de Montréal,
Ottawa, ON K1A 0P7
As Canada’s national housing agency,
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
(CMHC) draws on over 60 years of experi-
ence to help Canadians access a variety of
quality, environmentally sustainable, and
affordable homes-homes that will continue
to create vibrant and healthy communities
and cities across the country.
In addition to innovative housing finance
solutions through mortgage loan insurance,
CMHC offers the most accurate, current,
and comprehensive information on housing
in Canada.
Through partnerships with governments,
non-profit agencies, the housing industry,
and other stakeholders, CMHC is uniquely
positioned to ensure that the Canadian housing system remains one of the best in the
Mettant à contribution ses 60 ans
d’expérience à titre d’organisme national
responsable de l’habitation au Canada, la
Société canadienne d’hypothèques et de
logement (SCHL) aide les Canadiens à
accéder à un éventail de logements durables, abordables et de qualité, favorisant
ainsi la création de collectivités et de villes
dynamiques et saines partout au pays.
En plus de proposer des solutions
novatrices en matière de financement de
l’habitation grâce à l’assurance prêt hypothécaire, la SCHL dispose d’une mine de
renseignements précis, actuels et pertinents
sur l’habitation au Canada.
Grâce aux partenariats qu’elle établit avec
les gouvernements, les organismes sans but
lucratif, le secteur de l’habitation et d’autres
intervenants, la SCHL est particulièrement
bien placée pour contribuer à ce que le
système canadien de logement demeure
l’un des meilleurs du monde.
World Wide Web:
Stephanie Rubec, Manager, Media
Relations and Associations/Directrice des
Relations avec les médias et les
Phone: (613) 748-3064
Kristen Scheel, Senior Media Relations
Officer/Agente principale, Relations avec
les médias
Phone: (613) 748-4632
B.C. & Yukon/C.-B. et Yukon:
200 – 1111 West Georgia St.,
Vancouver, BC V6E 4S4
Valerie Rosenthal, Marketing and
Communications/Consultante principale,
Marketing et communications
Phone: (604) 737-4123
Prairies, Nunavut & N.W.T./Prairies,
Nunavut et T.N.-O.:
1000 7th Ave. S.W., Ste. 200,
Calgary, AB T2P 5L5
Kimberlee Jones, Senior Consultant,
Marketing and Communications/
Consultante principale, Marketing et
Phone: (403) 514-3048
100 Sheppard Ave. E., Ste. 500,
North York, ON M2N 6N5
Arlene Etchen, Communications
Consultant/Conseillère, Communications
Phone: (416) 250-2750
1100, boul René-Lévesque ouest,
1er étage, Montréal, QC H3B 5J7
Julie Cohen, Marketing and
Communications Consultant/Conseillère,
Marketing et communications
Tél: (514) 283-3679
7001 Mumford Rd., Ste. 300, Tower 1,
Halifax, NS B3L 2H8
Emily Poitras-Benedict, Principal,
Marketing Information and
Communications/Directeur fonctionnel,
Marketing info et communications
Phone: (902) 426-8127
Canada Safety Council
1020 Thomas Spratt Pl.,
Ottawa, ON K1G 5L5
National, non-profit, public service organization dedicated to the prevention of
accidents and health hazards in the traffic,
workplace, home and recreational environments. Membership includes industry,
labour and professions. Develops on and off
the job safety programs. Disseminates accident prevention information. Sponsors eight
national safety campaigns annually. Publishes a magazine and newsletters.
Phone: (613) 739-1535
FAX: (613) 739-1566
E-mail: [email protected]
Jack Smith, President
Raynald Marchand, General Manager,
Canada Science and
Technology Museum and
Canada Agriculture
1867 St. Laurent Blvd.,
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
The museums are national leaders in experiential learning, engaging Canadians in
hands-on exploration of the connections
between science, technology and culture,
through exhibitions, programs and demonstrations. They share their science, technology and agriculture collections, an excep-
tional library and photographic archive,
through Web sites and travelling exhibitions.
Les musées sont des leaders d’envergure
nationale en apprentissage expérientiel et
encouragent les Canadiens à explorer les
connexions entre la science, la technologie
et la culture par l’entremise de démonstrations, de programmes et d’expositions
interactives. Ils partagent leurs collections,
leur bibliothèque exceptionnelle ainsi que
leurs archives photographiques par voie de
sites Web et d’expositions itinérantes.
World Wide Web:
David Sutin, Manager, Communications,
Marketing and Farm Operations
NCC Scenic Dr., P.O. Box 9724, Stn. T,
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 996-7812
FAX: (613) 947-2374
E-mail: [email protected]
Martine Carrière, Media and Public
Relations Officer
1867 St. Laurent Blvd.,
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 949-5732
FAX: (613) 990-3654
E-mail: [email protected]
Claude Faubert, Director General
1867 St. Laurent Blvd.,
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 991-0372
FAX: (613) 990-3654
E-mail: [email protected]
Randall Brooks, Director General,
Collection and Research
2380 Lancaster Rd., P.O. Box 9724,
Stn. T, Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 990-2804
FAX: (613) 990-3636
E-mail: [email protected]
Garth Wilson, Curator, Transportation
2380 Lancaster Rd., P.O. Box 9724,
Stn. T, Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 991-3087
FAX: (613) 990-3636
E-mail: [email protected]
Louise Trottier, Curator, Energy and
2380 Lancaster Rd., P.O. Box 9724,
Stn. T, Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 991-6705
FAX: (613) 990-3636
E-mail: [email protected]
Anna Adamek, Curator, Communications
2380 Lancaster Rd., P.O. Box 9724,
Stn. T, Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 991-3077
FAX: (613) 990-3636
E-mail: [email protected]
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David Pantalony, Curator, Physical
Sciences and Space
2380 Lancaster Rd., P.O. Box 9724,
Stn. T, Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 949-9165
FAX: (613) 990-3636
E-mail: [email protected]
Sandra Corbeil, Manager, Programs and
1867 St. Laurent Blvd.,
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 990-4043
FAX: (613) 990-3654
E-mail: [email protected]
Stacy Wakeford, Director, Exhibitions
and Programs
1867 St. Laurent Blvd.,
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 990-7114
FAX: (613) 990-3654
E-mail: [email protected]
Maureen McEvoy, Director, Public
1867 St. Laurent Blvd.,
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
Phone: (613) 990-6302
FAX: (613) 990-3654
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian AIDS Treatment
Information Exchange
505 – 555 Richmond St. W., Box 1104,
Toronto, ON M5V 3B1
CATIE is a national non-profit organization committed to improving the health and
quality of life of all Canadians living with
HIV/AIDS. CATIE provides the latest and
most complete HIV/AIDS treatment information available through its web site, toll
free phone line and its publications. CATIE
is also the Knowledge Exchange Broker for
HIV/AIDS prevention information.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 203-7122
Toll free: 1-800-263-1638
FAX: (416) 203-8284
E-mail: [email protected]
Laurie Edmiston, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Academy of
1815 Alta Vista Dr., Ste. 105,
Ottawa, ON K1G 3Y6
The CAP is the national voluntary organization for periodontists, dentists who are
certified specialists in the diagnosis and
treatment of diseases of the soft tissue and
bone in the mouth. The mission of the CAP
is to promote the practice of periodontics
and to advance the periodontal health of
World Wide Web:
Sarah Baldwin, Executive Administrator
Phone: (613) 523-9800
FAX: (613) 523-1968
E-mail: [email protected]
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Karamchand Ramotar
Department of Microbiology, The Ottawa
Hospital, 1053 Carling Ave.,
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9
Phone: (613) 737-8899, ext. 74748
FAX: (613) 737-8724
[email protected]
Canadian Association for
Clinical Microbiology and
Infectious Diseases
50 Charlton Ave. E., Rm. L424,
Hamilton, ON L8N 4A6
CACMID is a charitable organization with
its major objective the dissemination of information on clinical microbiology and infectious diseases. This objective is attained
by the organization of an annual scientific
meeting, the “Conjoint Meeting on Infectious Diseases,” the CACMID newsletter
and a web site.
World Wide Web:
Secretary Treasurer:
Dr. Astrid Petrich, Molecular
Laboratory Medicine, St. Joseph’s
Healthcare, 50 Charlton Ave. E.,
Rm. L424, Hamilton, ON L8N 4A6
Phone: (905) 522-1155, ext. 33270
FAX: (905) 521-6083
E-mail: [email protected]
Past President:
Dr. Margaret Fearon, Executive Medical
Director, Medical Microbiology
Canadian Blood Services, 67 College St.,
Toronto, ON M5G 2M1
Phone: (416) 313-4598
FAX: (416) 974-9757
[email protected]
Dr. Graham Tipples
Public Health Agency of Canada, National
Microbiology Laboratory,
1015 Arlington St.
Winnipeg, MB R3E 2R2
Phone: (204) 789-6080
FAX: (204) 789-7039
E-mail: [email protected]
Conjoint Meeting Secretary:
Dr. Martin Petric, Clinical Virologist
Laboratory Services, B.C. Centre for
Disease Control, 655 West 12th Ave.,
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4
Phone: (604) 660-9697
FAX: (604) 660-6073
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association for
Environmental Analytical
Laboratories Inc. (CAEAL)
1565 Carling Ave., Ste. 310,
Ottawa, ON K1Z 8R1
The Canadian Association for Environmental Analytical Laboratories is a not-forprofit internationally recognized accrediting
body. As an association of public and private sector laboratories, a principal objective is to promote and maintain a high level
of assurance in analytical test data. To this
end, CAEAL manages proficiency testing,
site assessment and training programs that
are tailored to meet the specific needs of
environmental testing laboratories.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 233-5300
FAX: (613) 233-5501
Dr. Rick Wilson, Chief Executive Officer
E-mail: [email protected]
J.E.J. (Ned) Gravel, Manager, Training
and Quality
E-mail: [email protected]
James Doull, Board President
Phone: (506) 851-2889
FAX: (506) 851-6608
E-mail: [email protected]
Erv Callin, Board Vice-President
Phone: (780) 413-5244
FAX: (780) 437-2311
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association of
Chain Drug Stores
45 Sheppard Ave. E., Ste. 301,
Toronto, ON M2N 5W9
The Canadian Association of Chain Drug
Stores is the national voice of community
chain pharmacies in Canada. CACDS members are traditional chain drug stores, grocery chains and mass merchandisers with
pharmacies. CACDS members operate
5,824 pharmacies, dispense 78% of Canada’s prescriptions and employ 100,000
World Wide Web:
For General Enquiries:
Phone: (416) 226-9100
FAX: (416) 226-9185
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association of the
251 Bank St., Ste. 203,
Ottawa, ON K2P 1X3
The CAD is Canada’s national advocacy
organization of deaf consumers. It works to
protect and promote the rights, concerns,
and interests of deaf Canadians. It is not a
service agency. Concerns include access to
television and telephone, illiteracy, education, human rights, sign language, etc.
James D. Roots, Executive Director
Phone: (613) 565-2882
(This is a TTY number and cannot always
be reached directly by voice phone.
If you receive a tapping sound when you
call please hang up and call the Bell Relay
Service 1-800-855-0511 instead.)
Canadian Association
of Emergency Physicians /
Association canadienne des
médecins d’urgence
1785 Alta Vista Dr., Ste. 104,
Ottawa, ON K1G 3Y6
Physicians providing excellence in emergency care for Canadians
CAEP is the national voice of Emergency
Medicine, providing continuing medical
education to and advocating on behalf of
emergency physicians and their patients. In
cooperation with other specialties and committees, CAEP plays a role in the development of national standards and guidelines.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 523-3343
FAX: (613) 523-0190
E-mail: [email protected]
Valoree McKay, CEO
Ext 15
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association
of Food Banks /
Association canadienne des
banques alimentaires
2968 Dundas St. W., Ste. 303,
Toronto, ON M6P 1Y8
Founded in 1985, the Canadian Association of Food Banks (CAFB) is an umbrella
organization representing a national network of regional and community food
banks, including provincial associations and
food distribution centres. CAFB is the voice
of food banks in Canada, with members and
their respective agencies serving approximately 90% of people accessing emergency
food programs nation-wide. In the month of
March 2007, over 720,000 different people
accessed food banks, 39% are children. In
2006, the CAFB moved over 8.5 million
pounds of food industry donations to its
members through the National Food Sharing System, with a dollar value equivalent
of $17 million. In addition to food received
from the CAFB, community-run food banks
rely primarily on volunteers to collect and
distribute an estimated 150 million pounds
of food per year. CAFB conducts research,
engages in public education and advocates
for public policy change to eliminate the
causes of hunger and food insecurity in
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 203-9241
FAX: (416) 203-9244
E-mail: [email protected]
Charitable registration no:
Katharine Schmidt, Executive Director
Ed Borkowski, Chair of the Board
Micky Fraterman, Communications
Lisa Young, National Food Sharing
System Co-ordinator
Canadian Association of
Gift Planners / Association
canadienne des
professionnels en dons
325 Dalhousie St., Ste. 201,
Ottawa, ON K1N 7G2
The Canadian Association of Gift Planners advances Philanthropy by fostering the
quality and growth of charitable gift planning. The Association creates awareness,
provides education and is an advocate for
charitable giving. Gift Planners work with
both donors and charities to achieve maximum benefit for each party from a charitable gift.
World Wide Web:
Diane MacDonald, Executive Director
325 Dalhousie St., Ste. 201,
Ottawa, ON K1N 7G2
Phone: (613) 232-7991
FAX: (613) 232-7286
E-mail: [email protected]
Tara Gish, Chair
1133 5th Ave. N.W.,
Moose Jaw, SK S6H 3Y6
Phone: (306) 692-2044
Cellular: (403) 819-9402
E-mail: [email protected]
Greg Lichti, Vice-Chair
Director, Major Gifts, Princess Margaret
Hospital Foundation
610 University Ave.,
Toronto, ON M5G 2M9
Phone: (416) 946-2168
FAX: (416) 946-6563
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Rosemarie Sampson, Secretary
513 - 36 Southgate Dr.,
Bedford, NS B4A 4M4
Phone: (902) 835-9539
In Antigonish, phone: (902) 863-6772
E-mail: [email protected]
Martin Massé, Treasurer
Directeur du programme des dons
planiflés, Oratoire Saint-Joseph du
3800, ch Queen Mary,
Montréal, QC H3V 1H6
Phone: (514) 733-8211
FAX: (514) 733-9735
E-mail: [email protected]
David W. Brown
Partner, Al G. Brown and Associates
970 Lawrence Ave. W., Ste. 501,
Toronto, ON M6A 3B6
Phone: (416) 787-6176
FAX: (416) 787-0451
E-mail: [email protected]
Francine Cardinal
Director, Foundation of the Little Brothers
of the Poor/Directrice, Fondation des
petits frères des pauvres
4624, rue Garnier, Montréal, QC H2J 3S7
Phone: (514) 527-8653
FAX: (514) 527-7162
E-mail: [email protected]
Naomi Kreutzwieser
Development Officer, University of
Saskatchewan, College of Arts & Science
Arts Tower, Rm. 923, 9 Campus Dr.,
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A5
Phone: (306) 966-4845
FAX: (306) 966-8839
E-mail: [email protected]
Roger Lee,
Lawyer, Davis & Company
2800 - 666 Burrard St.,
Vancouver, BC V6C 2Z7
Phone: (604) 643-2981
FAX: (604) 605-3584
E-mail: [email protected]
Anne MacKay, Vice-President
The United Way of Kitchener-Waterloo
and Area
20 Erb St. W., Waterloo, ON N2L 1T2
Phone: (519) 888-6100
FAX: (519) 888-7737
[email protected]
Marilyn Monson, Manager, Gift
Planning, University of Alberta, Office of
External Relations
6th Fl., General Services Bldg.,
Edmonton, AB T6G 2H1
Phone: (780) 492-6570
FAX: (780) 492-1862
[email protected]
Winter 2008
Linda Pearson
Vice-President, Development, Women’s
College Hospital Foundation
790 Bay St., Ste. 415, Box 52,
Toronto, ON M5G 1N8
Phone: (416) 813-4737
E-mail: [email protected]
Tom Riglar
Manager, Personal Philanthropy,
United Way of the Lower Mainland
4543 Canada Way,
Burnaby, BC V5G 4T4
Phone: (604) 268-1316
FAX: (604) 293-0010
E-mail: [email protected]
Brian Wonnick
Development Officer, Lutheran
Foundation Canada
1927 Grant Ave.,
Regina, SK S4S 4V6
Phone: (306) 586-4434
FAX: (306) 586-0656
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association of
Medical Radiation
Technologists / Association
canadienne des technologues
en radiation médicale
85 Albert St., 10th Fl.,
Ottawa, ON K1P 6A4
The national professional certifying body
for members in radiological technology, radiation therapy, nuclear medicine and magnetic resonance imaging. Shares in accrediting provincial training programs. Provides
continuing education and membership benefits. Administers Code of Ethics and provides a forum for maintaining standards/
policies on training/application of diagnostic/therapeutic procedures.
Organisme national d’agrément de 10 000
technologues pratiquant dans la radiologie,
de la radiothérapie, de la médecine
nucléaire et de l’imagerie par résonance
magnétique. Participe à l’agrément des programmes provinciaux de formation. Offre
des programmes de perfectionnement
professionnel. Gère le code de déontologie
et fournit une tribune à l’élaboration des
normes de formation, d’application de diagnostic et d’intervention thérapeutique.
World Wide Web:
Christiane Ménard, Director of
Communications/Directrice des
Phone/Tél: (613) 234-0012
FAX/Téléc: (613) 234-1097
E-mail/Courriel: [email protected]
Canadian Association of
Naturopathic Doctors
1255 Sheppard Ave. E.,
North York, ON M2K 1E2
The national association for licensed
Naturopathic Doctors, CAND educates on
the benefits and cost savings of naturopathic
medicine and the training/education of
Naturopathic Doctors. Promotes naturopathic medicine as blending science and
nature for safe, effective health care. CAND
also advocates for regulatory and healthcare policy change at the federal level.
World Wide Web:
Shawn O’Reilly, Executive Director,
Director of Government Relations
Phone: (416) 496-8633
FAX: (416) 496-8634
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Iva Lloyd, B.Sc., ND, Chair, CAND
Board of Directors/Associate Professor,
Canadian College of Naturopathic
Phone: (905) 940-2727
FAX: (905) 940-2721
[email protected]
Stuart Watson, Administrative and Media
Phone: (416) 496-8633
FAX: (416) 496-8634
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Paul Saunders, Ph.D., ND, DHANP,
Adjunct Faculty, Canadian College of
Naturopathic Medicine/Specialist in
Botanical Medicine and Herb/Drug
Phone: (416) 498-1255, ext. 227
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. David Lescheid, M.Sc., Ph.D., ND,
Specialist in Infectious Diseases and
Immunity/Associate Professor, Canadian
College of Naturopathic Medicine
Phone: (416) 498-1255, ext. 334
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Patricia Wales, ND, ND Elder and
Member, CAND Board of Directors
Phone: (403) 301-0123
FAX: (403) 301-0105
E-mail: [email protected]
Heidi Kussman-Armstrong, ND,
Co-ordinator, Naturopathic Medicine
Week/Member, CAND Board of Directors
Phone: (519) 426-4275
FAX: (519) 426-4596
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
Dr. Stephanie Ogura, ND, Vice-Chair,
CAND Board of Directors
Phone: (514) 279-6629
FAX: (514) 849-3852
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association of
Professional Immigration
Consultants Inc. (CAPICACCPI)
245 Fairview Mall Dr., Ste. 602,
Toronto, ON M2J 4T1
CAPIC is the largest national association
for Canadian immigration consultants. It is
engaged in ongoing liaison with the government on matters related to immigration policies, programs and services and supports
continuous improvement in all areas of the
Canadian immigration system. CAPIC is
dedicated to helping Immigration Consultants to deliver the highest level of service to
their clients through its program of continuing professional development.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 483-7044
FAX: (416) 483-0884
E-mail: [email protected]
Berto Volpentesta, Executive Director
Ext. 25
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association of
Professional Speakers
1370 Don Mills Rd., Ste. 300,
Toronto, ON M3B 3N7
Need an expert? Call CAPS first!
Our members are Canada’s top speakers,
trainers, consultants and facilitators from
across the country. We are specialists in a
wide range of topics and are responsive to
media. We’re professionals, so we give a
great interview! When you need an expert
in a hurry, call our association office and the
right person will get back to you immediately. Never be without a top-notch commentator again!
World Wide Web:
Shari Bricks, Executive Director
Phone: (416) 847-3355
FAX: (416) 441-0591
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association of
Psychoanalytic Child
Therapists (CAPCT)
Administration Office:
17 Saddletree Trail,
Brampton, ON L6X 4M5
Specialized psychotherapists work with
children, adolescents and families with issues such as adoption, anxiety, attachment,
bereavement, behavioural disorders, depression, divorce and custody issues, eating disorders, learning disabilities, physical/sexual
abuse and parental consultation.
For a referral to a child psychotherapist,
please call the CAPCT Referral Service at
(416) 690-5464, ext. 3.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 690-5464
FAX: (416) 690-2746
E-mail: [email protected]
Eyglo Thorlaksdottir, President
Phone: (416) 925-2831
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association of
Radiation Oncology /
Association canadienne
de radio-oncologie
600 West 10th Ave.,
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E6
CARO promotes high standards of patient
care in the practice of radiation oncology,
excellence in professional standards, radiation oncology research and education, seeks
to improve the outcome of cancer patients,
provides consultative authority to oncology
related agencies, academic institutions and
the public in all matters pertaining to radiotherapy/oncology in Canada.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (604) 877-6193
FAX: (604) 877-0505
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Tom Pickles, Past President
Dr. Michael Milosevic, President
Dr. Matthew Parliament, President-Elect
Susan Broadbear, Association Manager
Canadian Association of
Sexual Assault Centres /
Association canadienne des
centres contre les agressions
à caractère sexuel
77 East 20th Ave.,
Vancouver, BC V5V 1L7
Pan-Canadian group of sexual assault centres working to implement legal, social and
attitudinal changes necessary to prevent and
eradicate rape and sexual assault. The intent
of CASAC is to act as a force for social
change regarding violence against women
at the individual, institutional and political
World Wide Web:
Lee Lakeman, Spokesperson
Phone: (604) 876-2622
FAX: (604) 876-8450
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Association of
University Teachers (CAUT)
/ Association canadienne des
professeures et professeurs
d’université (ACPPU)
2705 prom Queensview Dr.,
Ottawa, ON K2B 8K2
Founded in 1951, CAUT is the national
voice for academic staff. Today, representing 55,000 teachers, librarians, researchers
and other academic professionals, CAUT is
an outspoken defender of academic freedom and works actively in the public interest to improve the quality and accessibility
of post-secondary education in Canada.
Crée en 1951, l’ACPPU est la porte-parole
nationale du corps universitaire. Représentant aujourd’hui 55 000 professeurs,
bibliothécaires, chercheurs et autres
universitaires, l’ACPPU défend fermement
la liberté académique et travaille activement, dans l’intérêt public, à améliorer la
qualité et l’accessibilité de l’enseignement
postsecondaire au Canada.
World Wide Web:
James Turk, Executive Director/Directeur
Phone/Tél.: (613) 820-2270
FAX/Téléc.: (613) 820-7244
Cellular/Cellulaire: (613) 277-0488
E-mail/Courriel: [email protected]
David Robinson, Associate Executive
Director, Research and Advocacy/
Directeur général associé, Recherche et
promotion des intérêts
Phone/Tél.: (613) 820-2270
FAX/Téléc.: (613) 820-7244
Cellular/Cellulaire: (613) 282-2451
E-mail/Courriel: [email protected]
Liza Duhaime, Managing Editor, CAUT
Bulletin/Rédactrice en chef, Bulletin de
Phone/Tél.: (613) 820-2270
FAX/Téléc.: (613) 820-2417
E-mail/Courriel: [email protected]
320 South Shores Rd., P.O. Box 419,
Campbellford, ON K0L 1L0
A National Association for writers of
every genre. Founded in 1921, it sponsors
awards and publishes The Canadian Writer’s Guide. The 2008 Conference will be
held in Edmonton, Alberta, July 3 – 6. Writers, editors, publishers and the public are
invited to workshops, panel discussions, social events and readings by award-winning
World Wide Web:
National Office:
Alec McEachern, National Director
320 South Shores Rd., P.O. Box 419,
Campbellford, ON K0L 1L0
Phone: (705) 653-0323
Toll free: 1-866-216-6222
FAX: (705) 653-0593
E-mail: [email protected]
Joan Eyolfson Cadham
c/o National Office
The CAA has 11 branches, located in:
St. Catharines
New Liskeard
Contact the National Office for details, or
explore our web site.
335 Renfrew Dr., Ste. 302,
Markham, ON L3R 9S9
The Canadian Automatic Sprinkler Association is a National Trade Contractor’s Association. It has existed in one form or another for over 70 years, and was incorporated under a Dominion Charter in 1961.
The members are specialty contractors engaged in the design, manufacture, fabrication and installation of fire sprinkler systems.
Winter 2008
Phone: (905) 477-2270
FAX: (905) 477-3611
John Galt, President
E-mail: [email protected]
Larry J. Fronczak, Vice-President
E-mail: [email protected]
Matt Osburn, Codes and Technical
[email protected]
Dan Solonynko, Ontario Regional
[email protected]
Box 348, Commerce Court W.,
Toronto, ON M5L 1G2
The CBA contributes to the development
of public policy on the financial services
sector and promotes an understanding of the
industry to the public, all levels of government, and interest groups.
World Wide Web:
Building a Better Understanding
Toll free: 1-800-263-0231
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: (416) 362-6093
FAX: (416) 362-8465
Nancy Hughes Anthony, President and
Melanie Minos, Manager, Media
Ext. 220 Cellular: (416) 587-7733
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: (416) 239-1022
FAX: (416) 239-1076
E-mail: [email protected]
David McClung, Chair
Philip J. Boyd, President
The Canadian Bar
Association / L’Association
du Barreau canadien
865 Carling Ave./865, ave Carling,
Ste./bur 500, Ottawa, ON K1S 5S8
Represents more than 36,000 lawyers
across Canada. Offers national perspective
on legal issues, federal legislation and trends
in law. Provides explanations, analysis and
commentary on all areas of law from practising lawyers, academics and in-house
counsel. CBA is dedicated to improvement
in the law, the administration of justice, lawyer education and advocacy in the public
Représente au-delà de 36 000 avocats,
avocates et notaires à travers le Canada. Elle
propose un point de vue national sur des
questions juridiques, la législation fédérale
et les tendances en droit. Elle fournit des
explications, des analyses et des observations d’avocats, d’universitaires et de membres de contentieux dans tous les secteurs du
droit. L’ABC se voue à l’amélioration du
droit, de l’administration de la justice, de la
formation des juristes et de la défense des
intérêts publics.
World Wide Web:
Stephen Hanson, Senior Director/
Directeur principal, Communications
Phone: (613) 237-2925, ext. 147
Toll free: 1-800-267-8860
FAX: (613) 237-0185
E-mail: [email protected]
Maura Drew-Lytle, Senior Manager,
Media Relations
Ext. 338 Cellular: (416) 918-2777
E-mail: [email protected]
Caroline Hubberstey, Director, Public
Affairs and Media Relations
Ext. 216 Cellular: (416) 417-7779
E-mail: [email protected]
Regional Offices:
Jacques Hébert, Director, Quebec
(French media)
Phone: (514) 840-8724
Cellular: (514) 502-5214
E-mail: [email protected]
Paul Griffin, Director, Western Region
Phone: (604) 806-3002
Cellular: (604) 312-0725
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
Canadian Business Press
4195 Dundas St. W., Ste. 346,
Toronto, ON M8X 1Y4
Canadian Business Press is the national
trade association of business and professional publications, representing the industry to government, related organizations,
media and the public, and providing professional development and information services for its members.
World Wide Web:
Canadian Call Management
Association (CAM-X)
National Office:
24 Olive St., Grimsby, ON L3M 2B6
As the national voice for the Call Management industry, CAM-X contributes to our
members’ profitability by fostering a willingness to exchange ideas, experiences and
solutions while promoting the general welfare and ethical standards of the industry.
World Wide Web:
Linda Osip, Executive Director
Grimbsy, ON
Phone: (905) 309-0224
Toll free: 1-800-896-1054
FAX: (905) 309-0225
E-mail: [email protected]
Casey Smit, President
Re: Messaging Solutions Inc.,
Abbotsford, BC
Phone: (604) 852-8699
E-mail: [email protected]
Michael Leibowitz, Past President
Call Experts, Charleston, South Carolina
Phone: (843) 724-6400
E-mail: [email protected]
Mary Anne Straw, 1st Vice-President
Tigertel/UTR, Vancouver, BC
Phone: (604) 622-5520
E-mail: [email protected]
Gary Blair, 2nd Vice-President
Tele-Page, Montreal, QC
Phone: (514) 342-3611
E-mail: [email protected]
Pam Poehlmann, Director
Christie & Walther Communications Ltd.,
Ottawa, ON
Phone: (613) 739-7243
E-mail: [email protected]
Lil Lyle, Director
Connections Call Center, Squamish, BC
Phone: (604) 892-3335
E-mail: [email protected]
Nicole Linde, Director
Intercon Messaging Inc.,
Drayton Valley, AB
Phone: (780) 542-4100
E-mail: [email protected]
Brad Swift, Vendor Representative
Amtelco, Burlington, ON
Toll free: 1-(800) 215-7617
E-mail: [email protected]
The Canadian Cancer Society, founded in
1938, is the only community-based, cancerrelated, fund-raising charity with a national
charter and fully organized divisions in each
of the 10 provinces and territories. The Society’s five priorities are: prevention, advocacy, research, information and support. The
Society conducts its annual campaign for
funds in April.
World Wide Web:
10 Alcorn Ave., Ste. 200,
Toronto, ON M4V 3B1
Phone: (416) 934-7223
FAX: (416) 961-4189
British Columbia/Yukon:
Marcelo Dominguez, Manager, Media
565 West 10th Ave.,
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4J4
Phone: (604) 872-4400
FAX: (604) 879-4533
World Wide Web:
Alberta/Northwest Territories:
Tiffany Kraus, Manager, Marketing and
2424 4th St. S.W., Ste. 200,
Calgary, AB T2S 2T4
Phone: (403) 228-4487
FAX: (403) 228-4506
World Wide Web:
Andrew Caswell, Director,
Communications and Marketing
1910 McIntyre St., Regina, SK S4P 2R3
Phone: (306) 790-5822
FAX: (306) 569-2133
Lynne Billings, Assistant to the Executive
193 Sherbrook St.,
Winnipeg, MB R3C 2B7
Phone: (204) 774-7483
FAX: (204) 774-7500
Christine Koserski, Senior Co-ordinator,
Media Relations
1639 Yonge St., Toronto, ON M4T 2W6
Phone: (416) 488-5400
FAX: (416) 488-2872
Marc Drolet, Director, Communications
and Marketing
5151 l’Assomption Blvd.,
Montréal, QC H1T 4A9
Phone: (514) 255-5151
FAX: (514) 255-2808
New Brunswick:
Paula White, Manager, Communications
P.O. Box 2089, 133 Prince William St.,
Saint John, NB E2L 3T5
Phone: (506) 634-6272
FAX: (506) 634-3808
Nova Scotia:
Carmen MacKenzie, Director, Marketing
and Communications
5826 South St., Ste. 1,
Halifax, NS B3H 1S6
Phone: (902) 423-6183
FAX: (902) 429-6563
Prince Edward Island:
Heather Scales, Communications and
Public Issues Specialist
1 Rochford St., Ste. 1,
Charlottetown, PE C1A 9L2
Phone: (902) 566-4007
FAX: (902) 628-8281
Leigh Wall, Public Relations Officer
136 Crosbie Rd., 2nd Fl.,
Viking Bldg., St. John’s, NL A1B 3K3
Phone: (709) 753-6520
FAX: (709) 753-9314
800 6th Ave. S.W., Ste. 1600,
Calgary, AB T2P 3G3
The Canadian Centre for Energy Information (Centre for EnergyTM) is a non-profit,
non-advocacy organization created to meet
an urgent need for information about all
parts of the Canadian energy system from
oil, natural gas, coal, thermal and hydroelectric power through nuclear, solar, wind
and other sources of energy.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (403) 263-7722
FAX: (403) 237-6286
E-mail: [email protected]
Publication order line:
Toll free: 1-877-606-4636
World Wide Web:
Colleen Killingsworth, President
[email protected]
David Carson, Vice-President
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Centre for
Pollution Prevention
Canadian Cardiovascular
Society / Société canadienne
de cardiologie
222 Queen St., Ste. 1403,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5V9
The CCS is the national voice for cardiovascular physicians and scientists. The CCS
mission is to promote cardiovascular health
and care through knowledge translation, including dissemination of research, encouragement of best practices, professional development, and leadership in health policy.
World Wide Web:
215 Spadina Ave., Ste. 134,
Toronto, ON M5T 2C7
“Leaders in Shaping the Future of Consumption and Production”
C2P2 is a non-government environmental
organization that encourages actions that
avoid or minimize the creation of pollutants,
and that fosters a healthier environment and
a sustainable society. Our project areas include education and outreach, pollution prevention program support, research and writing, training, communication tools and
event management.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 979-3534, ext. 2
Toll free: 1-800-667-9790
FAX: (416) 979-3936
Chris Wolnik, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Anne Ferguson, Chief Executive Officer
Phone: (613) 569-3407, ext. 403
FAX: (613) 569-6574
E-mail: [email protected]
Sources Hot Tip
A listing in Sources is a press office that never sleeps.
Put your organization in the public eye. (416) 964-7799
Winter 2008
Winter 2008
Look Good Feel Better program:
Information line: 1-800-914-5665
Canadian Council for
Tobacco Control /
Conseil canadien pour le
contrôle de tabac
Canadian Centre on
Substance Abuse
75 Albert St., Ste. 300,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5E7
The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
has a legislated mandate to provide national
leadership and evidence-informed analysis
and advice to mobilize collaborative efforts
to reduce alcohol- and drug-related harms.
CCSA is supported by Health Canada
through Canada’s Drug Strategy.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 235-4048
FAX: (613) 235-8101
Michel Perron, Chief Executive Officer
Ext. 227
E-mail: [email protected]
The Canadian College of
Naturopathic Medicine
1255 Sheppard Ave. E.,
Toronto, ON M2K 1E2
Offers a four-year, full-time professional
program in naturopathic medicine. CCNM
educates, develops and trains naturopathic
doctors (NDs) through excellence in health
education, clinical services and research
that integrate mind, body and spirit.
Naturopathic doctors are primary
healthcare professionals wo integrate standard medical diagnostics with a broad range
of natural therapies, including Asian medicine, botanical medicine, homeopathic
medicine, clinical nutrition, physical medicine and lifestyle counselling.
Enid Harrison, Director of Public
Relations and Marketing
Ext. 237
E-mail: [email protected]
World Wide Web:
Catherine Kenwell, Director, Marketing
and Communications
College phone: (416) 498-1255, ext. 243
Clinic phone: (416) 498-9763
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Child Care
Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry
and Fragrance Association
383 Parkdale Ave., Ste. 201,
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4R4
The Canadian Child Care Federation is a
bilingual, non-profit, member-based organization. Canada’s largest child care organization, we include over 20 provincial and
territorial affiliate organizations. Our 11,000
members – early learning and child care
practitioners, academics, parents and policy
makers – share our commitment to excellence in early learning and child care.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 729-5289
FAX: (613) 729-3159
E-mail: [email protected]
420 Britannia Rd. E., Ste. 102,
Mississauga, ON L4Z 3L5
The Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CCTFA) is the leading
trade association for the personal care products industry in Canada. Through active participation of its members, CCTFA acts as
the principal voice of the personal care
products industry interfacing with government and elected representatives, to ensure
development and effective representation of
industry positions on all regulatory issues.
The CCTFA Foundation also runs the notfor-profit Look Good Feel BetterTM program
which is dedicated to helping Canadian
women with cancer manage the appearance-related effects of cancer and its treatment.
Lana Crossman, Communications
Ext. 221
E-mail: [email protected]
Don Giesbrecht, President
Phone: (204) 889-9858
E-mail: [email protected]
World Wide Web:
Phone: (905) 890-5161
FAX: (905) 890-2607
Karen Brown, Membership Services and
Communications, CCTFA
Ext. 249
Mara Bonadie, Marketing and
Communications, CCTFA Foundation
Ext. 228
192 Bank St., Ottawa, ON K2P 1W8
A leader in information services, the
CCTC supports those whose goals are: preventing tobacco use by youth; persuading
and helping smokers to quit; protecting
Canadians by eliminating exposure to
secondhand smoke; and educating Canadians about the industry’s marketing strategies
and the adverse effects the industry’s products have on their health.
Leader en services d’information, le
CCCT envisage un mouvement solide et
efficace de lutte contre le tabagisme. Le
CCCT est convainçu que l’augmentation de
l’efficacité et de la capacité des individus et
organismes engagés dans la lutte contre le
tabagisme peut permettre de réaliser une
société canadienne sans fumée.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 567-3050
Toll free: 1-800-267-5234
FAX: (613) 567-2730
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Council of
Christian Charities
21 Howard Ave., Ste. 1,
Elmira, ON N3B 2C9
CCCC is a national association of over
2,900 charities that provides a wide array of
administrative, management, stewardship
and accountability services. Provides online
education, seminars and conferences. Publishes the Charity Handbook and other administrative and technical resources. Provides comment to government and Canada
Revenue Agency on charity policy matters.
World Wide Web:
E-mail: [email protected]
John Pellowe, CEO
Phone: (519) 669-5137
FAX: (519) 669-3291
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Council of
Muslim Women (CCMW)
Head Office:
P.O. Box 154, Gananoque, ON K7G 2T7
The Canadian Council of Muslim Women
(CCMW) is a national non-profit volunteer
organization with chapters across the country. The Council was established to assist
Muslim women in participating effectively
in Canadian society and to promote mutual
understanding with women of other faiths.
Our goals: Equity, equality, empowerment.
See for board members
and regional contacts.
World Wide Web:
Head Office:
Phone/FAX: (613) 383-2847
E-mail: [email protected]
Alia Hogben, Executive Director
P.O. Box 154, Gananoque, ON K7G 2T7
Phone: (613) 383-2847
E-mail: [email protected]
Razia Jaffer, President
173 Rocky Ridge Cove N.W.,
Calgary, AB T3G 4L1
Phone: (403) 243-7995
E-mail: [email protected]
Nuzhat Jafri, Media Relations
260 Heath St. W., Ste. 1703,
Toronto, ON M5P 3L6
Phone: (416) 487-8037
E-mail: [email protected]
Paul Cappon, President and CEO
Phone: (613) 782-2959
E-mail: [email protected]
Charles Ungerleider, Director of
Research and Knowledge Mobilization
Phone: (604) 662-3101
FAX: (604) 662-3168
E-mail: [email protected]
Elizabeth Everson, Director of
Phone: (613) 786-3230, ext. 207
FAX: (613) 782-2956
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Dental Hygienists
96 Centrepointe Dr.,
Ottawa, ON K2G 6B1
A non-profit association supported by
over 12,000 members, the Canadian Dental
Hygienists Association is the collective
voice and vision of dental hygienists in
Canada advancing the profession, supporting its members and contributing to the oral
health and general well-being of the public.
The Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene is
the CDHA’s official publication.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 224-5515
FAX: (613) 224-7283
E-mail: [email protected]
Susan A. Ziebarth, MHA, CHE,
Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Judy A. Lux, MSW, RSW, Health Policy
Communications Specialist
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Council on
215 – 50 O’Connor St.,
Ottawa, ON K1P 6L2
The Canadian Council on Learning (CCL)
is an independent, not-for-profit corporation
funded through an agreement with HRSDC.
Its mandate is to promote and support evidence-based decisions about learning
throughout all stages of life, from early
childhood through to the senior years. CCL
aims to be a catalyst for lifelong learning
across Canada.
Le Conseil canadien sur l’apprentissage
(CCA) est un organisme indépendant à but
non lucratif, financé en vertu d’une entente
avec RHDSC. Il a pour mission de favoriser
et de soutenir la prise de décisions fondées
sur des éléments objectifs à tous les stades
de la vie, depuis la petite enfance jusqu’au
troisième âge. Le CCA compte devenir un
catalyseur pour l’apprentissage tout au long
de la vie au Canada.
World Wide Web:
L’ACD est une société nationale et sans
but lucratif de spécialité médicale, qui réunit
un effectif de 600 dermatologues. Elle
publie une revue six fois par an, le Journal
of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery, tient
chaque année en juillet un congrès
scientifique de quatre jours, organise la
Semaine annuelle de la prudence au soleil
(26 mai à 1 juin 2008) et gère un Programme d’évaluation de la protection
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 738-1748
Toll free: 1-800-267-DERM
FAX: (613) 738-4695
522 University Ave., Ste. 1400,
Toronto, ON M5G 2R5
The Canadian Diabetes Association works
to prevent diabetes and improve the quality
of life for those affected by diabetes through
research, education, service and advocacy.
With a presence in more than 150 communities, the Canadian Diabetes Association’s
strong network of assistance includes volunteers, employees, health care
professsionals and partners.
World Wide Web:
Jeremy Brace, Manager, National Media
Phone: (416) 408-7071
FAX: (416) 363-7465
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Down Syndrome
Canadian Dermatology
Association –
Dermatologists YOUR skin
experts! / Association
canadienne de dermatologie
– Les dermatologues VOS
spécialistes de la peau !
1385 Bank St., Ste. 425,
Ottawa, ON K1H 8N4
The CDA is a national non-profit medical
specialty organization whose membership
comprises 600 dermatologists. It publishes
the Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery six times a year, holds an annual fourday scientific conference in July, and organizes the annual Sun Awareness Week (May
26 to June 1, 2008) and a Sun Protection
Evaluation Program.
811 14th St. N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 2A4
The Canadian Down Syndrome Society is
a national organization dedicated to ensuring equitable opportunities for all Canadians with Down syndrome. Services include:
information and education (web site, newsletter, annual conference, resources and
publications); research collaboration; advocacy; public awareness, including National
Down Syndrome Awareness Week; Resource Council of professionals; collaboration with local groups and national organizations. Major funding is provided from
World Wide Web:
Phone: (403) 270-8500
Toll free: 1-800-883-5608
FAX: (403) 270-8291
Krista J. Flint, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
Canadian Electricity
Association /
Association canadienne
de l’électricité
66 Slater St., Ste. 1210,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5H1
The Canadian Electricity Association
(CEA) is the national forum and voice of the
evolving electricity business in Canada. At
the heart of CEA is a core of corporate utility member companies accounting for about
95 per cent of Canada’s installed generating
L’Association canadienne de l’électricité
(ACÉ) est le porte-parole national de
l’industrie de l’électricité du Canada, qui est
en pleine évolution. L’ACÉ compte un
noyau d’entreprises d’électricité membres
qui représentent environ 95 pour cent de la
puissance de production installée du
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 230-9263
Media Contact:
Francis Bradley, Vice-President,
Phone: (450) 472-5552
FAX: (450) 472-7444
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Federation of
Agriculture / La Fédération
canadienne de l’agriculture
75 Albert St., Ste. 1101,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5E7
Founded in 1935 to provide Canada’s
farmers with a single voice in Ottawa, the
Canadian Federation of Agriculture is the
country’s largest farmers’ organization. Its
members include provincial general farm
organizations as well as national commodity organizations from every province.
Through its members, CFA represents over
200,000 Canadian farmers.
Fondée en 1935 a fin de donner une voix
unifiée aux agriculteurs canadiens, la
Fédération canadienne de l’agriculture est le
plus important organisme agricole au pays.
On trouve, parmi ses membres, des
organismes agricoles provinciaux et des
groupements nationaux de producteurs
spécialisés. Par l’entremise de ses membres,
la Fédération représente plus de 200 000
agriculteurs canadiens, d’un océan à l’autre.
Winter 2008
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 236-3633
FAX: (613) 236-5749
B.C. & Yukon:
Barbara Ezart, Provincial President
Home: (250) 490-4709
FAX: (250) 490-4708
E-mail: [email protected]
Lila Smith
Business: (403) 261-9515
E-mail: [email protected]
Linda Prafke, Provincial President
Business: (306) 665-6900
FAX: (306) 665-6905
E-mail: [email protected]
Colleen Allan, Provincial President
Business: (204) 944-6283
Home: (204) 338-0862
Work e-mail: [email protected]
Home e-mail: [email protected]
Karin Gorgerat, Provincial President
Home: (613) 398-6259
E-mail: [email protected]
Joan Macklin, Provincial President
Home: (514) 769-9023
E-mail: [email protected]
New Brunswick:
Wilma Evans, Provincial President
Home: (506) 386-5771
E-mail: [email protected]
Kieran Green, Director of
E-mail: [email protected]
Justin To, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Bob Friesen, President
Phone: (613) 866-7611
Laurent Pellerin, 1ier vice-président
Phone: (450) 679-0540
Ron Bonnett, 2nd Vice-President
Phone: (705) 987-3402
Canadian Federation of
Business and Professional
Women’s Clubs
Women Working for Working Women,
BPW Canada is a non-sectarian, non-profit
and non-partisan women’s organization.
Our mandate is to improve economic, social, political and employment conditions
for women in Canada. We are part of the
International Federation of Business and
Professional Women, which has a General
Consultative Status with the United Nations
Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).
World Wide Web:
National President:
Fran Donaldson
Home: (613) 476-1700
E-mail: [email protected]
1st Vice-President:
Sue Calhoun
Business: (506) 533-6887
Home: (506) 877-2343
FAX: (506) 877-1912
E-mail: [email protected]
Barbara Hall
Business: (604) 733-7505
Home: (604) 596-8110
FAX: (604) 733-6546
E-mail: [email protected]
Immediate Past National President:
Darla Campbell
Business: (416) 562-9082
Home: (905) 845-9760
FAX: (905) 845-9406
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Federation of
Humane Societies /
Fédération des sociétés
canadiennes d’assistance
aux animaux
30 Concourse Gate, Ste. 102,
Ottawa, ON K2E 7V7
As the national voice of humane societies
and SPCAs, the Canadian Federation of
Humane Societies supports its member animal welfare organizations across Canada in
promoting respect and humane treatment
toward all animals through public education, national animal welfare initiatives and
the enactment of legislation to prevent animal cruelty.
La Fédération des sociétés canadiennes
d’assistance aux animaux est la voix
nationale des Sociétés de protecion des
animaux et des SPCA au Canada. La
FSCAA appuie ses sociétés membres dans
le cadre de la promotion du respect et de la
protection des animaux par l’entremise de
l’éducation du public, de diverses initiatives
promouvant le bien-être des animaux et du
développement de nouvelles lois pour
prévenir la cruauté envers les animaux.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 224-8072
Toll free: 1-888-678-2347
FAX: (613) 723-0252
E-mail: [email protected]
Steve Carroll, Chief Executive Officer
Tanya O’Callaghan, Communications
The Canadian Federation
of Independent Grocers /
La Fédération canadienne
des épiciers indépendants
2235 Sheppard Ave. E., Ste. 902,
Toronto, ON M2J 5B5
The Canadian Federation of Independent
Grocers is a national not-for-profit association founded in 1962. The association’s mission is to further the unique interests of
Canada’s independent and franchised grocers. CFIG is a strong and united voice for
Canada’s independent community and is
heard at all levels of government, manufacturers, distributors and industry association
partners. CFIG offers retail member programs, industry and government relations
and business support.
CFIG presents Grocery Innovations
Canada, Canada’s premier grocery industry
conference and trade show, and Grocery
Showcase West, CFIG’s Spring trade show
and conference. These events are considered a must-attend by key industry players.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 492-2311
Watts line: 1-800-661-2344
FAX: (416) 492-2347
E-mail: [email protected]
John F.T. Scott, President
170 rue Metcalfe St., Ste./bur 500,
Ottawa, ON K2P 1P3
The Canadian Federation of Students is
Canada’s largest student organisation.
Founded 25 years ago, the Federation unites
more than one-half million college and university students in all ten provinces.
World Wide Web:
Phone/Tél.: (613) 232-7394
FAX/Téléc.: (613) 232-0276
E-mail/Courriel: [email protected]
British Columbia:
Phone/Tél.: (604) 733-1880
FAX/Téléc.: (604) 733-1852
World Wide Web:
Phone/Tél.: (204) 783-0787
FAX/Téléc.: (204) 783-6001
Phone/Tél.: (416) 925-3825
FAX/Téléc.: (416) 925-6774
World Wide Web:
Phone/Tél.: (514) 931-2377
FAX/Téléc.: (514) 931-3101
Phone/Tél.: (902) 425-4237
FAX/Téléc.: (902) 425-4256
Newfoundland and Labrador:
Phone/Tél.: (709) 737-3204
FAX/Téléc.: (709) 737-2371
Canadian Federation of
University Women /
Fédération canadienne
des femmes diplômées des
251 Bank St., Ste. 305,
Ottawa, ON K2P 1X3
The Canadian Federation of University
Women, a non-government organization in
special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United
Nations and founded in 1919, is a national,
non-partisan organization of women university graduates, working for women’s equality, human rights, education, justice, peace
and the environment.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 234-8252
FAX: (613) 234-8221
Ardith Toogood, President
E-mail: [email protected]
Susan Russell, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Rose Beatty, Director of International
E-mail: [email protected]
Sheila Thompson, Director, Status of
Women and Human Rights
E-mail: [email protected]
Patricia DuVal, President Elect
174 Bartley Dr., Toronto, ON M4A 1E1
(CFTC) is an independent registered charity (#11883 0983 RR0001) whose goal is to
alleviate the impact of poverty on children.
We work with local partners overseas and in
Canada to enhance the well-being of children and the self-sufficiency of their families and communities.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 757-1220
Toll free: 1-800-387-1221
FAX: (416) 757-3318
[email protected]
Jim Dahl, Executive Director
Marianne Chilco, Director of
Ext. 248
[email protected]
Canadian Food Inspection
Agency / Agence canadienne
d’inspection des aliments
59 Camelot Dr., Ottawa, ON K1A 0Y9
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency
(CFIA) is responsible for all federally mandated inspection services related to food
safety and labelling, and animal and plant
health programs.
L’Agence canadienne d’inspection des
aliments (ACIA) est responsable de tous les
services d’inspection du gouvernement
fédéral touchant à la salubrité et à
l’étiquetage des aliments, la santé des
animaux et la protection des végétaux.
World Wide Web:
Media relations service/Service des
relations avec les médias:
Phone/Tél.: (613) 228-6682
Public inquiries/Questions du public:
Toll free: 1-800-442-2342
TTY/ATS: 1-800-465-7735
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Canadian journalists. Call now to reserve or update your spot on
our controlled distribution lists. (416) 964-7799.
Winter 2008
5399 Eglinton Ave. W., Ste. 116,
Toronto, ON M9C 5K6
With more than 400 corporate members
nationwide, including some of Canada’s
best known brands, the Canadian Franchise
Association is the national voice for Canadian franchising. The CFA promotes ethical
franchising and educates Canadians about
franchising, specific franchise opportunities, and proper due diligence.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 695-2896
FAX: (416) 695-1950
E-mail: [email protected]
Lorraine McLachlan, President and
Ext. 222
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal
Network / Réseau juridique
canadien VIH/sida
1240 Bay St., Ste. 600,
Toronto, ON M5R 2A7
The Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
( ) promotes the human
rights of people living with and vulnerable
to HIV/AIDS, in Canada and internationally, through research, legal and policy
analysis, education, and community mobilization. The Legal Network is Canada’s
leading advocacy organization working on
the legal and human rights issues raised by
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 595-1666
FAX: (416) 595-0094
Leon Mar, Director of Communications
Ext. 228
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Health
Food Association /
Association canadienne des
aliments de santé
235 Yorkland Blvd., Ste. 302,
Toronto, ON M2J 4Y8
The Canadian Health Food Association is
Canada’s largest national trade association
dedicated to the natural and organic products industry. Our members represent the
entire supply chain including growers,
manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers, distributors and importers involved in a variety
of industry sub-sectors such as vitamin and
mineral supplements, herbal products,
homeopathics, sports nutrition products,
natural and organic foods, fibres and health
and beauty aids. CHFA member products
support Canadians seeking optimal health
and quality of life.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 497-6939
Toll free: 1-800-661-4510
FAX: (416) 497-3214
Toll free FAX: 1-888-292-2947
E-mail: [email protected]
Penelope Marrett, President
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Industrial
Transportation Association /
Association canadienne de
transport industriel
580 Terry Fox Dr., Ste. 405,
Ottawa, ON K2L 4C2
CITA is “The national voice of the shipper.” Established in 1916, CITA monitors
transportation legislation and regulations
and their effects on freight service and pricing by air, marine, rail and truck. CITA lobbies on behalf of buyers of freight services
and is a source of information on freight
World Wide Web:
Robert Ballantyne, President
Phone: (613) 599-8993
FAX: (613) 599-1295
E-mail: [email protected]
Cindy Hick, Vice-President
Phone: (613) 599-6671
FAX: (613) 599-1295
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
The Canadian Initiative
on Workplace Violence
1 First Canadian Place, Ste. 350,
Toronto, ON M5X 1C1
A social research firm providing educational programming, organizational consultation and individual coaching on issues relating to all aspects of workplace behaviour.
The CIWV provides seasoned speakers,
consultants and commentators on topics that
include: occupational conflict, stress,
workplace violence, and the impact of corporate culture on employee behaviour.
World Wide Web:
Glenn French, President
Phone: (416) 760-8505
FAX: (416) 760-8980
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Institute for
Advanced Research
(CIFAR) / L’Institut
canadien de recherches
avancées (CIFAR)
180 Dundas St. W., 14th Fl.,
Toronto, ON M5G 1Z8
CIFAR incubates ideas that go on to revolutionize the international research community, and change lives around the world.
Through its 12 collaborative, interdisciplinary research programs, CIFAR provides
elite scholars with time, freedom and inspiration to pursue unconventionally fundamental questions concerning society, technology, and the nature of humanity and the
World Wide Web:
Dr. Chaviva Hosek, President and CEO
Phone: (416) 971-4255
FAX: (416) 971-6169
E-mail: [email protected]
Patchen Barss, Director of
Phone: (416) 971-4152
FAX: (416) 971-6169
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Melvin Silverman, Vice-President,
Phone: (416) 971-4181
FAX: (416) 971-6169
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Penelope Codding, Associate
Vice-President, Research
Phone: (416) 971-4145
FAX: (416) 971-6169
E-mail: [email protected]
Kara Spence, Vice-President,
Advancement and Communications
Phone: (416) 971-4439
FAX: (416) 971-6169
E-mail: [email protected]
150 Metcalfe St., Ste. 800,
Ottawa, ON K2P 1P1
The Canadian Institute of Actuaries is the
national organization of the actuarial profession in Canada. Member driven, the Institute is dedicated to serving the public
through the provision – by the profession –
of actuarial services and advice of the highest quality.
Actuaries apply their specialized knowledge of the mathematics of finance, statistics and risk theory to problems faced by
insurance companies (both life and property/casualty), pension plans, governments,
regulators, social programs and individuals.
World Wide Web:
National Office:
Phone: (613) 236-8196
FAX: (613) 233-4552
Daniel Lapointe, M.B.A., Executive
E-mail: [email protected]
Les Dandridge, B.A., FCIP, Director,
E-mail: [email protected]
The Canadian Institute of
Chartered Accountants
277 Wellington St. W.,
Toronto, ON M5V 3H2
The Canadian Institute of Chartered
Accountants (CICA), together with the
provincial, territorial and Bermuda Institutes/Ordre of Chartered Accountants, represents a membership of approximately
72,000 CAs and 10,000 students in Canada
and Bermuda. The CICA conducts research
into current business issues and supports the
setting of accounting, auditing and assurance standards for business, not-for-profit
organizations and government. It issues
guidance on control and governance, publishes professional literature, develops continuing education programs and represents
the CA profession nationally and internationally. CICA is a founding member of the
International Federation of Accountants
(IFAC) and the Global Accounting Alliance
Mi Mi Tsui, Manager, Communications
and External Relations
Phone: (416) 204-3435
FAX: (416) 204-3424
E-mail: [email protected]
British Columbia:
Lesley MacGregor, Senior Director,
External Affairs
Chartered Accountants of British
Columbia, Ste. 500, One Bentall Centre,
505 Burrard St., Box 22,
Vancouver, BC V7X 1M4
Phone: (604) 488-2610
FAX: (604) 681-1523
Sonia Maryn, Director, Public Affairs
and Strategic Development
Chartered Accountants of Alberta,
580 Manulife Place, 10180 101 St.,
Edmonton, AB T5J 4R2
Phone: (780) 420-2359
FAX: (780) 425-8766
Marilyn Leier, Communications
Chartered Accountants of Saskatchewan,
1801 Hamilton St., Ste. 830,
Regina, SK S4P 4B4
Phone: (306) 791-4142
FAX: (306) 569-8288
Tanya Beck, Manager of
Chartered Accountants of Manitoba,
500 – 161 Portage Ave. E.,
Winnipeg, MB R3B 0Y4
Phone: (204) 942-4416
FAX: (204) 943-7119
Perry Jensen, Associate Director, Media
Chartered Accountants of Ontario,
69 Bloor St. E., Toronto, ON M4W 1B3
Phone: (416) 969-4271
FAX: (416) 962-8900
Christine Montamat, Director, Strategic
Development, External Affairs and
Comptables agréés du Québec,
680 Sherbrooke St. W., 7th Fl.,
Montréal, QC H3A 2S3
Phone: (514) 288-3256
FAX: (514) 843-8375
New Brunswick:
Jack Blackier, LL.B, FCA, Executive
Chartered Accountants of New
Brunswick, 55 Union St., Ste. 250,
Mercantile Centre,
Saint John, NB E2L 5B7
Phone: (506) 634-1588
FAX: (506) 634-1015
Nova Scotia:
Michele A. Wood-Tweel, CA, CFP, TEP,
Executive Director
Chartered Accountants of Nova Scotia,
1101 - 1791 Barrington St.,
Halifax, NS B3J 3L1
Phone: (902) 425-3291
FAX: (902) 423-4505
Prince Edward Island:
Ab Ferris, FCA, Executive Director
Chartered Accountants of Prince Edward
Island, P.O. Box 301,
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7K7
Phone: (902) 894-4290
FAX: (902) 894-4791
Tashia E. Batstone, CA, CEO
Chartered Accountants of Newfoundland,
95 Bonaventure Ave., 5th Fl.,
P.O. Box 21130, St. John’s, NL A1A 5B2
Phone: (709) 753-7566
FAX: (709) 753-3609
Philip Gagle, MPA, Executive Director
Chartered Accountants of Bermuda,
Boyle Bldg., 2nd Fl., 31 Queen St.,
Hamilton, Bermuda, HM11
Phone: (441) 292-7479
FAX: (441) 295-3121
116 Albert St., Ste. 801,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5G3
Established in 1919, CIP is the national
voice of Canada’s planning profession and
has been dedicated to the advancement of
responsible planning in our communities
and throughout Canada. Members’ expertise includes such areas as urban, rural and
regional planning; community, economic,
social and environmental planning; and land
use, resources, facilities and services planning.
World Wide Web:
116 Albert St., Ste. 801,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5G3
Toll free: 1-800-207-2138
or (613) 237-PLAN (7526)
FAX: (613) 237-7045
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
Winter 2008
Steven Brasier, CAE, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Christine Helm, Manager, Member
Services and Administration
E-mail: [email protected]
Kira Pejemsky, Program Co-ordinator,
E-mail: [email protected]
Elaine Hamelin-Mitchell, Co-ordinator,
National and International Affairs
E-mail: [email protected]
Corinne Rivard, Administrative
Assistant, Member Services
E-mail: [email protected]
Blake Hudema, MCIP, President
Phone: (604) 785-4789
E-mail: [email protected]
Linda McFadyen, MCIP, Vice-President,
Manitoba Professional Planners Institute
Phone: (204) 945-3787
E-mail: [email protected]
Elaine Mitchell, MCIP, Atlantic Planners
Phone: (709) 729-5408
E-mail: [email protected]
Robert Chicoine, MICU, OUQ, Ordre
des urbanistes du Québec
Phone: (514) 527-3300
E-mail: [email protected]
Wayne Caldwell, MCIP, RPP, Ontario
Professional Planners Institute
Phone: (519) 524-2188
E-mail: [email protected]
Robert Bjerke, MCIP, PPS, Association
of Professional Community Planners of
Phone: (306) 665-3441
E-mail: [email protected]
Jamal Ramjohn, MCIP, ACP, Alberta
Association, Canadian Institute of
Phone: (403) 215-8880
E-mail: [email protected]
Lindsay Chase, MCIP, Planning Institute
of British Columbia
Phone: (250) 361-0286
E-mail: [email protected]
Amie Baker, Student Representative
E-mail: [email protected]
David Amborski, MCIP, RPP,
Association of Canadian Universities
Planning Programs
Phone: (416) 979-5000, ext. 6768
E-mail: [email protected]
Gary Davidson, MCIP, RPP, Fellows
Phone: (519) 565-5374
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Institute of
Resources Law / Institut
canadien du droit des
Rm. 3353, MFH, University of Calgary,
2500 University Dr. N.W.,
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
CIRL was established in 1979 to undertake and promote research, education and
publication on the law relating to Canada’s
renewable and non-renewable natural resources. The Institute has conducted research on: oil and gas, mining, forestry and
water law; the environment; native rights;
and Canada-U.S. trade in natural resources.
World Wide Web:
Nancy Money, Director of Administration
Phone: (403) 220-3200
FAX: (403) 282-6182
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Labour
2841 Riverside Dr., Ottawa, ON K1V 8X7
The Canadian Labour Congress is the
largest democratic and popular organization
in Canada with over three million members.
As the country’s premier federation of
workers’ organizations, the Canadian
Labour Congress brings together in a unified voice Canada’s national and international unions, the provincial and territorial
federations of labour and 136 district labour
councils. The CLC advances the economic
and social justice issues of working people,
including the unemployed and retirees,
nationally and internationally.
World Wide Web:
Jean Wolff, Director of Communications
Phone: (613) 526-7431
After hours: (613) 878-6040
E-mail: [email protected]
Ken Georgetti, President
Hassan Yussuff, Secretary-Treasurer
Barbara Byers, Executive Vice-President
Canadian Lung Association
1750 Courtwood Cres., Ste. 300,
Ottawa, ON K2C 2B5
Six million Canadians are suffering from
lung disease. For over 100 years, the Lung
Association has worked to improve the respiratory health of Canadians through education, advocacy, prevention and research.
The Lung Association is a not-for-profit volunteer-based organization. Ten provincial
Lung Associations provide lung health programs to help Canadians breathe easier.
Six millions de Canadien(ne)s sont
attients de maladie pulmonaire. Depuis plus
de 100 ans, l’Association pulmonaire s’est
appliquée à améliorer l’état de la santé
respiratoire des Canadiens par la
prévention, la recherche, l’éducation et les
services. L’Association est un organisme
sans but lucratif. Il existe également dix associations provincales qui offrent des programmes de soutien aux Canadiens afin de
mieux respirer pour mieux vivre.
World Wide Web:
E-mail: [email protected]
Media Inquiries:
Cameron Bishop
Phone: (613) 569-6411, ext. 223
Nora Sobolov, President and CEO
British Columbia Lung Association:
Scott McDonald, Executive Director
Phone: (604) 731-5864
Alberta Lung Association:
Tony Hudson, President
Phone: (780) 488-6819
Lung Association of Saskatchewan:
Brian Graham, President and CEO,
Chairperson, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Phone: (306) 343-9511
Manitoba Lung Association:
Joy Letkemann, Executive Director
Phone: (204) 774-5501
Ontario Lung Association:
George Habib, President and CEO
Phone: (416) 864-9911
Association Pulmonaire du Québec:
Louis Brisson, Directeur général
Phone: (514) 287-7400
New Brunswick Lung Association:
Ken Maybee, President and CEO;
Chairperson, Environmental Issues
Phone: (506) 455-8961
Lung Association of Nova Scotia:
Louis Brill, President and CEO
Phone: (902) 443-8141, ext. 22
PEI Lung Association:
Sheila Gaudet
Phone: (902) 892-5957
Newfoundland and Labrador Lung
Paul Thomey, Executive Director;
Chairperson, Tobacco Issues
Phone: (709) 726-4664
Medical Societies:
Canadian Thoracic Society
Phone: (613) 569-6411, ext. 264
Canadian Respiratory Health
Phone: (613) 569-6411, ext. 264
Canadian Marketing
1 Concorde Gate, Ste. 607,
Don Mills, ON M3C 3N6
With more than 800 corporate members,
the Canadian Marketing Association is the
largest marketing association in Canada. Its
members include corporations and organizations which encompass Canada’s major
business sectors and which represent all
marketing disciplines, channels and technologies.
World Wide Web:
Media Contacts:
Ed Cartwright, Senior Director,
Phone: (416) 644-3760
E-mail: [email protected]
Stephanie Quinlan, Writer-Editor
Phone: (416) 644-3740
E-mail: [email protected]
programmes éducatifs et des expositions
dynamiques sont présentés dans les galeries
du MCN au centre-ville d’Ottawa.
World Wide Web:
Dan Smythe, Senior Media Relations
Phone: (613) 566-4781
FAX: (613) 364-4021
E-mail: [email protected]
Elizabeth McCrea, Manager,
Phone: (613) 566-4249
FAX: (613) 364-4021
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Newspaper
Association / Association
canadienne des journaux
890 Yonge St., Ste. 200,
Toronto, ON M4W 3P4
The Canadian Newspaper Association
(CNA) represents the voice of the Canadian
daily newspaper industry. A non-profit
organization, the CNA is dedicated to promoting the vitality and positive reputation of
the industry by defining the role of newspapers as a progressive, essential and important medium benefiting all Canadians. The
association supports its members through
advocacy, marketing, research, educational
programs and services.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 923-3567
FAX: (416) 923-7206
Anne Kothawala, President and CEO
Susan Down, Director, Member Services
David Gollob, Senior Vice-President,
Policy and Communications
Richard Peirce, Vice-President,
Marketing and Business Development
Canadian Nuclear Society
P.O. Box 3443, Stn. D,
Ottawa, ON K1P 6P4
The CMN is Canada’s premier natural history museum, housing over 10 million
specimens. It conducts research in Canada
and around the world in mineralogy, botany,
zoology and paleobiology. Dynamic educational programs and exhibits at CMN’s
downtown Ottawa galleries, as well as travelling exhibitions, share the wonders of nature with Canadians.
Le MCN est le principal musée canadien
en sciences naturelles. Ses collections
comptent plus de 10 million de spécimens
et ses spécialistes effectuent, au Canada et
ailleurs dans le monde, des recherches dans
des divers domaines : minéralogie,
bo-tanique, zoologie et paléobiologie. Des
480 University Ave., Ste. 200,
Toronto, ON M5G 1V2
The Canadian Nuclear Society is a notfor-profit organization representing the experts involved in Canadian nuclear science,
engineering and its applications, from nuclear medicine to nuclear power. The CNS
is dedicated to the exchange of objective,
factual information on all aspects of nuclear
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 977-7620
FAX: (416) 977-8131
E-mail: [email protected]
Jeremy Whitlock, Nuclear Engineer
Phone: (613) 584-8811, ext. 4265
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Ophthalmological
Society / Société canadienne
1525 Carling Ave., Ste. 610,
Ottawa, ON K1Z 8R9
The Canadian Ophthalmological Society
is the national professional association of
Eye Physicians and Surgeons. The purpose of the Canadian Ophthalmological
Society is to assure the provision of optimal
eye care to all Canadians by promoting excellence and providing services to support
its members in practice.
La Société canadienne d’ophtalmologie
est une association professionnelle qui
regroupe au pays les médecins et chirurgiens spécialisés dans le soin ou la chirurgie
de l’oeil. Elle a pour objectif de veiller à ce
que la population canadienne reçoive les
meilleurs soins possibles en encourageant la
poursuite de l’excellence et en offrant à ses
membres des services de soutien dans
l’exercice de leur spécialité.
Office/Bureau: (613) 729-6779
FAX/Télécopieur: (613) 729-7209
E-mail/Courriel: [email protected]
Hubert Drouin, C.A.E., Executive
Director/directeur général
Graham E. Trope, M.B., Editor-in-Chief/
rédacteur en chef, Canadian Journal of
Ophthalmology/Journal canadien
Canadian Organic Growers
323 Chapel St., Ottawa, ON K1N 7Z2
Canadian Organic Growers (COG) is a
national charity that promotes organic
growing in order to build strong local communities and healthy ecosystems. COG
works with farmers, gardeners and consumers to promote the adoption of sustainable
agricultural practices that benefit farmers,
rural communities, biodiversity and foster
human health and animal welfare.
Laura Telford, Executive Director
Phone: (613) 216-0742
FAX: (613) 236-0743
Winter 2008
Dr. Millicent Vorkapich-Hill, D.P.M.,
7 – 1275 Walker Rd.,
Windsor, ON N8Y 4X9
Phone: (519) 258-3668
FAX: (519) 258-7644
Canadian Petroleum
1530 27th Ave. N.E., Ste. 124,
Calgary, AB T2E 7S6
Canadian Petroleum Institute is an independent, not-for-profit organization that delivers Canada’s oil and gas expertise to the
world. We operate in partnership with the
Universities of Alberta and Calgary and the
petroleum industry. For 25 years we have
provided world-class professional education, advisory and consulting services to a
global clientele.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (403) 262-6709
FAX: (403) 263-2123
Gerrit T. Maureau, President and CEO
E-mail: [email protected]
Dallas Wise
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Podiatric
Medical Association /
L’Association médicale
podiatrique canadienne
2063 – 61 Broadway Blvd.,
Sherwood Park, AB T8H 2C1
The Canadian Podiatric Medical Association is a national non-profit medical association working on behalf of its 250+ members
– Canada’s premier foot specialists. The
national voice for podiatrists in Canada, we
are dedicated to enhancing the profession
and increasing awareness among Canadians
about the importance of good foot health
World Wide Web:
Toll free: 1-888-220-3338
Dr. Mario Turanovic, President, Canada
14110 Stony Plain Rd.,
Edmonton, AB T5N 3V8
Phone: (780) 452-1444
FAX: (780) 452-3939
Dr. Robert Chelin, Past President and
F.I.P. President
101 – 235 St. Clair Ave. W.,
Toronto, ON M4V 1R1
Phone: (416) 921-8444
FAX: (416) 921-5300
Dr. Martin Brain, President, Ontario
201 MacDonald Ave., Belleville, ON
Phone: (613) 968-1978
FAX: (613) 968-9230
Dr. Scott Schumacher, President, British
102 - 10190 152A St.,
Surrey, BC V3R 1J7
Phone: (604) 589-5234
FAX: (604) 589-3416
Dr. Serge Gaudreau, President, Quebec
300, rue du Saint-Sacrament, bur 324,
Montréal, QC H2Y 1X4
Phone: (514) 288-0019
FAX: (514) 288-5463
Dr. Mario Turanovic, President, Alberta
14110 Stony Plain Rd.,
Edmonton, AB T5N 3V8
Phone: (780) 452-1444
FAX: (780) 452-3939
Jayne Jeneroux, Executive Director
2063 – 61 Broadway Blvd.,
Sherwood Park, AB T8H 2C1
Phone: (780) 922-2629
Toll free: 1-888-220-3338
FAX: (780) 922-7669
Hayley Edwards, President, Manitoba
Manitoba Podiatry Association,
200 – 428 Portage Ave.,
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0E2
Phone: (204) 942-8820
FAX: (204) 947-6762
Canadian Polar Commission
/ Commission canadienne
des affaires polaires
Ste. 1710, Constitution Square,
360 Albert St., Ottawa, ON K1R 7X7
The Canadian Polar Commission is Canada’s national advisory agency on polar affairs. It has responsibility for: monitoring,
promoting and disseminating knowledge of
the polar regions; contributing to public
awareness of polar science in Canada; enhancing Canada’s international profile as a
circumpolar nation; and recommending polar science policy direction to government.
World Wide Web:
Winter 2008
Phone: (613) 943-8605
Toll free: 1-888-765-2701
FAX: (613) 943-8607
E-mail: [email protected]
Information Inquiries:
John Bennett, Manager, Communications
Phone: (613) 943-0716
Steven Bigras, Executive Director
John Bennett, Manager, Communications
Jean-Marie Beaulieu, Manager, Polar
Elaine Anderson, Research Assistant
Sandy Bianchini, Executive Secretary
Canadian Prostate Cancer
Network (CPCN) –
The Voice of Prostate
Cancer in Canada™
National Head Office:
P.O. Box 1253, 3278 Lakefield Rd.,
Lakefield, ON K0L 2H0
The Canadian Prostate Cancer Network is
the national association of survivor support
groups with over 125 groups across the nation. CPCN is the only community-based
prostate cancer organization dedicated
solely to providing support for patients and
their families together with advocating for
increased public awareness of the disease.
World Wide Web:
National Office:
Wally Seeley
Phone (9 am-5 pm Eastern):
(705) 652-9200
Toll free: 1-866-810-2726
FAX: (705) 652-0663
E-mail: [email protected]
Atlantic Canada:
Murray Gardner
Phone: (902) 752-1512
FAX: (902) 759-2669
E-mail: [email protected]
William J. Kennedy
Phone: (709) 726-9779
Fondation québecoise du Cancer
Toll free: 1-800-363-0063
E-mail: [email protected]
Southern Ontario:
Derek Lawrence
Phone: (905) 853-2665
FAX: (905) 853-9137
E-mail: [email protected]
Eastern Ontario:
Murray Gordon
Phone: (613) 839-6118
E-mail: [email protected]
Steve Pillipow
Phone: (306) 586-9345
FAX: (306) 585-3200
E-mail: [email protected]
Bob Shiell
Phone: (403) 297-0613
FAX: (403) 253-1944
E-mail: [email protected]
British Columbia:
Len Gross
Phone/FAX: (604) 434-2100
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Psychiatric
Association / Association des
psychiatres du Canada
141 Laurier Ave. W., Ste. 701,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5J3
National voluntary professional organization for psychiatrists providing leadership
and promoting the highest level of ethical
patient care. National liaison for the profession to governments, universities, medical
associations, licensing and certifying bodies and other related organizations. Publishes the Canadian Journal of Psychiatry
12 times yearly. Publishes Canadian Psychiatry Aujourd’hui 6 times per year.
World Wide Web:
Head Office:
Phone: (613) 234-2815
FAX: (613) 234-9857
Alex Saunders, Executive Director
Hélène Côté, Communications Officer
Ext. 232
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Psychiatric
Research Foundation
133 Richmond St. W., Ste. 200,
Toronto, ON M5H 2L3
The CPRF is a national charitable organization founded in 1980 to raise and distribute funds for psychiatric research and
awareness in Canada. CPRF also produces
the best-selling “When Something’s
Wrong” series of handbooks that translates
this research into information that can be
used in our communities at the grassroots
World Wide Web:
Joan Montgomery, Executive Director
Phone: (416) 351-7757
FAX: (416) 351-7765
E-mail: [email protected]
The Canadian Public
Relations Society, Inc. /
La Société canadienne
des Relations publiques,
4195 Dundas St. W., Ste. 346,
Toronto, ON M8X 1Y4
CPRS is dedicated to serving Canadians
through the establishment and maintenance
of high professional, educational and ethical standards in Public Relations.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 239-7034
FAX: (416) 239-1076
E-mail: [email protected]
Karen L. Dalton, APR, Executive
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Publishers’
250 Merton St., Ste. 203,
Toronto, ON M4S 1B1
A trade association of English-language
publishers which represents the domestic
and international interests of member companies. Members publish books and other
media for general interest fiction/non-fiction, school, post-secondary and professional/reference markets including law and
medicine. Members represent approximately 75% of total annual sales to the Canadian domestic market.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 322-7011
FAX: (416) 322-6999
External Relations and Copyright:
Jacqueline Hushion, Executive Director
Ext. 222
E-mail: [email protected]
Trade and Higher Education groups:
Colleen O’Neill, Executive Director
Ext. 226
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Race
Relations Foundation /
Fondation canadienne
des relations raciales
4576 rue Yonge St., Ste./bur 701,
Toronto, ON M2N 6N4
The CRRF opened its doors in November,
1997. We work to eliminate racism and all
forms of racial discrimination in Canada
and speak out on issues that fall within our
mandate. Our programs include a Research
Program, an Initiatives Against Racism
Sponsorship Program, and an Award of Excellence Program.
La FCRR a ouvert ses portes en novembre
1997. Nous travaillons à éliminer le racisme
ainsi que toutes les formes de discrimination
raciale au Canada et nous exprimons sans
équivoque, sur les questions s’inscrivant
dans notre mandat. Nos activités incluent un
programme de subvention de recherche, un
programme de support des initiatives contre
le racisme et un prix d’excellence.
World Wide Web:
Phone/Téléphone: (416) 952-3500
Toll free/Sans frais: 1-888-240-4936
FAX/Télécopieur: (416) 952-3326
Toll free FAX/Télécopieur sans frais:
E-mail/Courriel: [email protected]
Ayman Al-Yassini, Ph.D., Executive
Director/Directeur général
Patrick Hunter, Communications
Director/Directeur des communications
Phone/Téléphone: (416) 952-8359
E-mail/Courriel: [email protected]
Dominique Etienne, Agent des
communications/Communications Officer
Phone/Téléphone: (416) 952-8171
E-mail/Courriel: [email protected]
Sources Hot Tip
Government information?
Parliamentary Names & Numbers has it.
2 print editions + online access
for $75/year. Call (416) 964-7799
Winter 2008
The Canadian Safe School
Network (CSSN)
111 Peter St., Ste. 409,
Toronto, ON M5V 2H1
A not-for-profit registered charitable organization focused on reducing youth violence in our schools and communities.
CSSN conducts research, develops teacher
resources and provides social comment on
youth violence.
World Wide Web:
Stuart Auty, President
Phone: (416) 977-1050
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Snowbird
Association /
Association canadienne
des « snowbirds »
180 Lesmill Rd., Toronto, ON M3B 2T5
The Canadian Snowbird Association is a
national not-for-profit advocacy organization dedicated to actively defending and
improving the rights and privileges of travelling Canadians.
L’Association canadienne des « snowbirds » est un organisme national de revendication à but non lucratif dont le mandat est
de défendre et d’améliorer les droits et
privilèges des voyageurs canadiens.
World Wide Web:
Phone (English): (416) 391-9000
Toll free: 1-800-265-3200
Tél (Français): (416) 391-9090
Sans frais: 1-800-265-5132
FAX/Téléc: (416) 441-7007
[email protected]
Lawrence Barker, Executive Director
Phone: (416) 441-7062
Toll free: 1-800-805-8214
E-mail: [email protected]
Michael MacKenzie, Research and
Communications Officer
Phone: (416) 441-7005
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
Canadian Society for
Aesthetic (Cosmetic) Plastic
2334 Heska Rd., Pickering, ON L1V 2P9
Established in 1972 with 156 active member plastic surgeons specializing in cosmetic
surgery. All members are certified by and
are fellows of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC) or
the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
in the specialty of plastic surgery. Our mandate is to promote and develop modern surgical techniques; to provide interchange of
ideas and knowledge among qualified plastic surgeons; to advance education in the
field; to maintain the highest standards in
the practice of plastic surgery.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (905) 831-7750
Toll free: 1-800-263-4429
FAX: (905) 831-7248
E-mail: [email protected]
C.S.A.C.P.S. Executive:
Dr. Brian Peterson, Past President
401 – 3320 Richter,
Kelowna, BC V1W 4V5
Phone: (250) 868-9099
FAX: (250) 868-9031
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. David Kester, President
350 – 943 West Broadway,
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E1
Phone: (604) 733-3011
FAX: (604) 733-8009
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Yvan Larocque, Vice-President
905 – 2450 Daniel Johnson,
Laval, QC H7T 2S3
Phone: (450) 978-6631
FAX: (450) 978-7486
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Robert Tokaryk
Phone: (306) 665-8886
FAX: (306) 934-0775
Dr. Ken Murray
Phone: (204) 944-9982
FAX: (204) 956-0595
Dr. Yvan Larocque
Phone: (450) 978-6631
FAX: (450) 978-7486
Nova Scotia:
Dr. Anne Tweed
Phone: (902) 543-5900
FAX: (902) 624-1289
New Brunswick:
Dr. Mihkel Oja
Phone: (506) 459-8126
FAX: (506) 459-1774
2007 Annual Meeting –
September 14-15, 2007 – Calgary
Canadian Society for
Medical Laboratory Science
P.O. Box 2830, LCD 1,
Hamilton, ON L8N 3N8
The Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science is both a professional association and certifying body for medical
laboratory technologists and medical laboratory assistants in Canada. Prime functions
include setting certification standards for
the profession, developing continuing education programs, membership communications and publications, awareness/recognition programs on behalf of the profession,
and representation to government and other
professional groups.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (905) 528-8642
FAX: (905) 528-4968
Kurt Davis, Executive Director
Ext. 11
E-mail: [email protected]
Christine Nielsen, Director of
Moira Grant, Director of Research
Melodie Campbell, Director of
Sandra Wagner, Director of Educational
Alison McLennan, Director of
David Dion, Director of Administration
and Member Services
British Columbia Society of Laboratory
Science (BCSLS):
720 – 999 West Broadway Ave.,
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1K5
Phone: (604) 714-1760
or 1-800-304-0033
FAX: (604) 738-4080
Alberta College of Medical Laboratory
Technologists (ACMLT):
4245 97th St., Unit 105, Bldg. 1,
Edmonton, AB T6E 5Y7
Phone: (780) 435-5452
or 1-800-265-9351
FAX: (780) 437-1442
Saskatchewan Society of Medical
Laboratory Technologists (SSMLT):
2124 Broad St., Ste. 201,
Regina, SK S4P 1Y5
Phone/FAX: (306) 352-6791
Manitoba Society of Medical Laboratory
Technologists (MSMLT):
585 London St., Winnipeg, MB R2K 2Z6
Phone: (204) 669-9050
FAX: (204) 667-1747
College of Medical Laboratory
Technologists of Manitoba (CMLTM):
449 Provencher Blvd.,
Winnipeg, MB R2J 0B8
Phone: (204) 231-0311
FAX: (204) 231-0905
Ontario Society of Medical Technologists
234 Eglinton Ave. E., Ste. 402,
Toronto, ON M4P 1K5
Phone: (416) 485-6768
or 1-800-461-6768
FAX: (416) 485-7660
Ordre professionnel des technologistes
médicaux du Québec (OPTMQ):
1150 est, boul St-Joseph, bur 300,
Montréal, QC H2J 1L5
Phone: (514) 527-9811
or 1-800-567-7763
FAX: (514) 527-7314
New Brunswick Society of Medical
Laboratory Technologists (NBSMLT):
P.O. Box 20180,
Fredericton, NB E3B 7A2
Phone: (506) 455-9540
FAX: (506) 455-7491
Nova Scotia College of Medical
Laboratory Technologists (NSCMLT):
5991 Spring Garden Rd., Ste. 265,
Halifax Professional Centre,
Halifax, NS B3H 1Y6
Phone: (902) 453-9605
or 1-888-897-4095
FAX: (902) 454-3535
Prince Edward Island Society of Medical
Technologists (PEISMT):
c/o QE Hospital, Attn: Pam Maloney,
P.O. Box 6600,
Charlottetown, PE C1A 8T5
Newfoundland and Labrador Society of
Laboratory Technologists (NLSLT):
P.O. Box 39057, 430 Topsail Rd.,
St. John’s, NL A1E 5Y7
Phone: (709) 754-8324
Canadian Society of
Immigration Consultants
390 Bay St., Ste. 1600,
Toronto, ON M5H 2Y2
Independent/federally incorporated nonfor-profit body operating at arms length
from the federal government CSIC is responsible for regulating activities of immigration consultants who are members that
provide immigration advice for a fee. CSIC
also ensures the education/competency testing of its members.
Mandate: To protect consumers from unregulated immigration consulting services
and ensures competent/professional conduct of its members.
A propos de la Société canadienne de consultants en immigration
Organisme autonome sans but lucratif et
sans lien de dépendance avec le gouvernement fédéral, la Société canadienne de consultants en immigration (SCCI) a la
responsabilité de réglementer les activités
de consultants en immigration qui en sont
membres et qui offrent des services de
conseil rémunérés en matière dimmigration.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 572-2800
FAX: (416) 572-4114
E-mail: [email protected]
Ross Eastley, Chief Executive Officer
John Ryan, Chairman
Imran Qayyum, Vice-Chairman
Canadian Society of
774 Echo Dr., Ottawa, ON K1S 5N8
The Canadian Society of Transplantation
(CST) provides and maintains a national
professional forum for physicians, surgeons,
scientists and others occupied in clinical and
scientific aspects of transplantation.
World Wide Web:
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. A.M. James Shapiro, President
Dr. Greg Knoll, President-Elect
Dr. Lori West, Past President
Hélène Samson, Executive Director
Phone: (613) 730-6274
FAX: (613) 730-1116
E-mail: [email protected]
The Canadian Space Agency
/ L’Agence spatiale
6767, route de l’Aéroport,
Saint-Hubert, QC J3Y 8Y9
The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) was
established in 1989 with the mission to lead
the development and application of space
knowledge for the benefit of Canadians and
humanity. The CSA co-ordinates all elements of the Canadian Space Program.
Créée en 1989, l’Agence spatiale canadienne (ASC) a pour mandat de promouvoir
l’exploitation et l’usage pacifiques de
l’espace dans l’intérêt de tous les Canadiens. L’ASC gère tous les éléments du Programme spatial canadien.
World Wide Web:
Le Site web:
For more information/Pour plus de
Public Relations and Media/Relations
publiques et médias
Phone/Téléphone: (450) 926-4370
FAX/Télécopieur: (450) 926-4352
Canadian Sugar Institute
/ Institut canadien du
The Canadian Sugar Institute (CSI) is a
national trade association representing
Canadian sugar manufacturers. CSI liaises
with government on legislation, trade policies and international agreements. CSI’s
Nutrition Information Service provides
comprehensive nutrition communications,
based on current research on sugar and
health, and produces a variety of free educational materials in English and French.
L’Institut canadien du sucre (ICS) est une
association manufacturière d’envergure
nationale qui représente les fabricants de
sucre du Canada. L’ICS discute avec le
gouvernement de mesures législatives, de
politique commerciale et d’accords
internationaux. Son service d’information
sur la nutrition fournit des communications
en nutrition complète, basées sur des
recherches récentes sur le sucre et la santé,
et il produit des ressources éducatives
gratuites en anglais et en français.
World Wide Web:
Waterpark Place, 10 Bay St., Ste. 620,
Toronto, ON M5J 2R8
Phone/téléphone: (416) 368-8091
FAX/télécopieur: (416) 368-6426
E-mail/courrier-é: [email protected]
Sandra Marsden, President/Présidente
Jenny Gusba, Director, Nutrition and
Scientific Affairs/Directrice de la nutrition
et des affaires scientifiques
E-mail: [email protected]
Kristy Hogger, B.Sc., RD, Co-ordinator,
Nutrition Communications/
Co-ordinnatrice des communications en
E-mail: [email protected]
Peter Dunwoody, B.A., Trade Policy
Analyst/Analyste des politiques
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
Winter 2008
After hours: (604) 999-6132
E-mail: [email protected]
Alberta Regional:
Phone: (780) 484-7644
FAX: (780) 489-2202
Canadian Union of Public
Employees / Syndicat
canadien de la fonction
National Office:
21 Florence St., Ottawa, ON K2P 0W6
CUPE is the largest union in Canada, representing one half million women and men
who work for municipal governments,
school boards, universities and colleges,
hospitals, nursing homes and homes for the
aged, public utilities, social services and
child care centres, transit authorities and airlines, emergency services and police forces,
and others in the broader public sector.
CUPE is a leading advocate in defence of
workers’ rights, public services, social justice and environmental sustainability.
World Wide Web:
National Officers:
Paul Moist, National President
Claude Généreux, National SecretaryTreasurer
Communications Branch – National
Office (Ottawa):
Phone: (613) 237-1590
FAX: (613) 237-5508
E-mail: [email protected]
Louise Leclair, Director of
Ext. 264
After hours: (613) 314-7199
E-mail: [email protected]
Catherine Louli
Ext. 268
After hours: (613) 730-1386
E-mail: [email protected]
Doreen Meyer
Ext. 266
After hours: (613) 446-4516
E-mail: [email protected]
Chris Lawson
Ext. 337
After hours: (613) 842-3493
E-mail: [email protected]
B.C. Regional:
Phone: (604) 291-1940
FAX: (604) 291-1194
Roseanne Moran
Ext. 223
After hours: (778) 835-7537
E-mail: [email protected]
Dan Gawthrop
Ext. 258
Lou Arab
Ext. 228
After hours: (780) 439-2722
E-mail: [email protected]
Saskatchewan Regional:
Phone: (306) 382-8262
FAX: (306) 382-8188
Beth Smillie
Ext. 229
After hours: (306) 539-8597
E-mail: [email protected]
Manitoba Regional:
Phone: (204) 942-0343
FAX: (204) 956-7071
Dennis Lewycky
Ext. 298
After hours: (204) 453-2605
E-mail: [email protected]
Ontario Regional:
Phone: (416) 292-3999
FAX: (416) 292-2839
Robert Lamoureux
Ext. 216
After hours: (416) 686-3357
E-mail: [email protected]
Stella Yeadon
Ext. 240
After hours: (416) 578-8774
E-mail: [email protected]
Ontario Division:
Phone: (416) 299-9739
Pat Daley
Ext. 264
After hours: (416) 616-6142
E-mail: [email protected]
Quebec Regional (SCFP):
Phone: (514) 384-9681
FAX: (514) 384-9680
Robert Bellerose
Ext. 239
After hours: (514) 487-2415
E-mail: [email protected]
Alexandre Boulerice
Ext. 270
After hours: (514) 668-7148
E-mail: [email protected]
Maritimes Regional (N.B. and P.E.I.):
Phone: (506) 857-2816
FAX: (506) 859-9513
Danielle Savoie
After hours: (506) 381-1966
E-mail: [email protected]
Atlantic Regional (N.S. and Nfld.):
Phone: (902) 455-4180
FAX: (902) 455-5915
John McCracken
After hours: (902) 820-2016
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Urban Transit
Association / Association
canadienne du transport
Head Office:
55 York St., Ste. 1401,
Toronto, ON M5J 1R7
CUTA is the national voice of urban transit systems and suppliers in advocacy, communications, research, training, member
services, industry conferences and program
delivery. Membership includes urban transit systems from across Canada, business
members (those engaged in the sale or
manufacture of transit equipment or services), government agencies and other affiliates.
World Wide Web:
Head Office:
Phone: (416) 365-9800
Maureen Shuell, Director of
Communications/directrice des
Ext. 105
FAX: (416) 365-1295
E-mail: [email protected]
Michael Roschlau, Ph.D., President and
Ext. 104
Ottawa Office:
1500 St. Laurent Blvd.,
Ottawa, ON K1G 0Z8
Bernard D’Amour, Director of Public
Phone: (613) 842-3616
FAX: (613) 744-7271
Canadian Veterinary
Medical Association
339 Booth St., Ottawa, ON K1R 7K1
CVMA is the national professional association of Canadian veterinarians. The association supports the veterinary profession
through development of programs and services intended for its members. CVMA’s priorities are:
• The successful practice of veterinary
• Leadership on national and international
issues affecting the veterinary profession
• Animal welfare advocacy
CVMA publishes authoritative position
statements on veterinary medicine and
animal health and welfare issues, and two
journals – The Canadian Veterinary Journal
and The Canadian Journal of Veterinary
Research. CVMA manages www.animal, an interactive web site for
animal owners, and oversees the Canadian
Veterinary Reserve, a source of pre-trained
veterinarians and animal health technologists who may be called upon in declared
emergencies to supplement relief efforts.
World Wide Web:
Kristin Wood, Communications Officer
Phone: (613) 236-1162, ext. 128
E-mail: [email protected]
CanWEA undertakes policy development
and advocacy with different levels of government, implements a broad range of communications and outreach activities and provides educational and networking opportunities for all stakeholders.
CanWEA has over 325 corporate members. They are wind energy owners, operators, manufacturers, project developers,
consultants, services providers and others
interested in Canada’s wind energy industry.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 234-8716
Toll free: 1-800-922-6932
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Wireless
Canadian Wildlife
Federation / Fédération
canadienne de la faune
350 Michael Cowpland Dr.,
Kanata, ON K2M 2W1
The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF)
is a non-profit organization dedicated to the
conservation of wildlife and wildlife habitat and to the wise use of natural resources.
It represents 300,000 members and supporters across Canada. CWF is an outspoken
advocate for conservation and environmental protection.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 599-9594
FAX: (613) 599-4428
Wade Luzny, Executive Vice-President
Sandy Baumgartner, Executive Director,
Programs and Communications
E-mail: [email protected]
Canadian Wind Energy
170 Laurier Ave.W., Ste. 810,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5V5
CanWEA is a national, non-profit association that works on behalf of its members to
facilitate and promote the responsible and
sustainable growth of wind energy in
130 rue Albert St., Ste./bur 1110,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5G4
The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) is the authority
on wireless issues, developments and trends
in Canada. It represents cellular, PCS,
messaging, mobile radio, fixed wireless and
mobile satellite carriers as well as companies that develop and produce products and
services for the industry.
L’Association canadienne des télécommunications sans fil (ACTS) fait autorité en
ce qui concerne le sans-fil au Canada, son
évolution et ses tendances. L’ACTS
représente des exploitants de services de
téléphonie cellulaire et de communications
personnelles (SCP), de radiocom-munications mobiles, de messagerie, de télécommunications fixes sans fil et mobiles par satellite, de même que des entreprises qui
conçoivent et réalisent des produits et services pour l’industrie du sans-fil.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (613) 233-4888
FAX: (613) 233-2032
Peter Barnes, President and CEO/
Président et chef de la direction
Media Contact/Responsable des médias:
Marc Choma, Director of
Communications/Directeur des
Ext./Poste 207
E-mail: [email protected]
The Canadian Women’s
Health Network /
Le Réseau canadien pour
la santé des femmes
419 Graham Ave., Ste. 203,
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0M3
The CWHN is a network of individuals,
groups and organizations concerned with
women’s health. We refer media to hundreds of spokespersons for a wide variety of
women’s health issues. Our web site is full
of useful women’s health information including organizations, research and resources. Magazine: Network (www.
Le RCSF est un réseau d’individus, de
groupes et d’organismes préoccupés par la
santé des femmes. Nous aiguillons les
médias vers des centaines de porte-parole
qui s’occupent d’un large éventail de dossiers. Notre site Web est remplis de
renseignements sur santé des femmes
incluant les organismes, les recherches et les
ressources. Revue: Le Réseau (www.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (204) 942-5500
FAX: (204) 989-2355
Clearinghouse toll free: 1-888-818-9172
TTY toll free: 1-866-694-6367
E-mail: [email protected]
Madeline Boscoe, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Ellen Reynolds, Director of
Phone: (250) 208-4889
E-mail: [email protected]
Carolyn Shimmin, Information Centre
E-mail: [email protected]
Ghislaine Alleyne, Website Co-ordinator
E-mail: [email protected]
Mona Dupré-Ollinik, Outreach
E-mail: [email protected]
Leonie Lafontaine, Administrative
Services Co-ordinator
E-mail: [email protected]
Cancer Advocacy Coalition
of Canada
60 St. Clair Ave. E., Ste. 204,
Toronto, ON M4T 1N5
Canada’s only registered, full-time, notfor-profit and non-charitable cancer group
dedicated to evaluation of, and advocacy
around, cancer system performance including patient/survivor family issues. The absence of charitable status allows us to retain
the freedom to engage in direct political lobbying on any cancer issue.
Winter 2008
World Wide Web:
E-mail: [email protected]
Colleen Savage, President and CEO
Phone: (416) 538-4874
FAX: (416) 538-7319
E-mail: [email protected]
Daniel Gillespie, Executive Assistant
Phone: (416) 538-4874
FAX: (416) 538-7319
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. James Gowing, Chair
Phone: (519) 621-2333, ext. 2333
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. William Hryniuk, Board Member
(Past Chair)
Phone: (416) 595-2720
E-mail: [email protected]
Dr. Kong Khoo, Vice-Chair
E-mail: [email protected]
Darwin Kealey, Vice-Chair
E-mail: [email protected]
Canon Canada Inc.
6390 Dixie Rd.,
Mississauga, ON L5T 1P7
Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario,
the company employs 1,500 people at its
offices nationwide, servicing the Canadian
market from coast to coast. Innovation and
cutting-edge technology have been essential
ingredients in Canon’s success. Canon’s
leadership in imaging, optical and document
management technology and solutions is
based in large part on the thousands of patents the company has secured throughout its
history. For the 16th consecutive year,
Canon Inc. is among the top three U.S. patent recipients.
The company’s comprehensive product
line includes networked multifunction devices; digital copiers (colour and black and
white); printers, scanners, image filing systems, facsimile machines; calculators, digital camcorders, digital and analogue cameras and lenses; semiconductor, broadcast
and other specialized industrial products.
Canon supports programs that help preserve and protect the environment. The
company instituted the Clean Earth Campaign in 1990, which assists various environmental and recycling initiatives. The
Campaign has also supported leading environmental organizations, such as the World
Wildlife Fund – Canada and the Canon
Au total, 1 500 employés travaillent à son
siège social, situé à Mississauga, en Ontario,
et à ses succursales partout au pays afin de
desservir le marché canadien, d’un océan à
l’autre. L’innovation et la technologie de
pointe sont la force motrice du succès de
Canon. Le leadership de Canon en matière
de technologie et de solutions d’imagerie,
d’optique et de gestion de documents est en
grande partie fondé sur les milliers de brevets obtenus par la société au cours de son
existence. Pour la seizième année de suite
Canon Inc. se classe parmi les trois
premières sociétés pour ce qui est du
nombre de brevets déposés aux États Unis.
La gamme complète des produits de la
société comprend des appareils multifonctions réseau, des copieurs numériques et
analogiques (monochromes et polychromes), des imprimantes, des scanners,
des systèmes d’archivage d’images, des
télécopieurs, des calculatrices, des caméscopes numériques, des appareils photo
numériques et analogiques et des objectifs,
des semiconducteurs, de l’équipement de
diffusion et d’autres produits industriels
Canon soutient des programmes de protection et de préservation de l’environnement et a lancé, en 1990, la Campagne pour
une planète propre pour appuyer plusieurs
initiatives de protection de l’environnement
et de recyclage. La Campagne pour une
planète propre a également soutenu des
organismes importants de protection de
l’environnement tels que le Fonds mondial
pour la nature – Canada et le programme
Envirothon de Canon.
World Wide Web:
Wayne Doyle, Senior. Manager,
Corporate Communications
Phone: (905) 795-1111
Career Edge Organization
144 Front St. W., Toronto, ON M5J 2L7
Career Edge, Canada’s internship organization, helps people launch their careers
through innovative paid internships. Career
Edge is a private-sector, not-for-profit organization and operates the following programs:
Career Edge – for recent graduates seeking entry-level work experience.
Ability Edge – for graduates with disabilities seeking entry-level work experience.
Career Bridge – for recent immigrants
qualified for professional-level internships.
Since 1996, the Career Edge Organization
has worked with 1,000 employers to provide 7,000 internships.
Winter 2008
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 977-3343 (EDGE)
Toll free: 1-888-507-3343 (EDGE)
FAX: (416) 977-4090
E-mail: [email protected]
Colleen Fleming, President and Chief
Executive Officer
Ext. 270
Kimberley Wakefield, Director,
Marketing and Communications
Ext. 251
Dr. Wayne Carman
325 Eglinton Ave. E.,
Toronto, ON M4P 1L7
An expert in both cosmetic and
reconstructive plastic surgery, Dr. Carman is
the Director of the Cosmetic Surgery Institute in Toronto. His analysis and comment
regarding topical issues in plastic surgery
are frequently quoted in both print and
broadcast media.
Dr. Wayne Carman, M.D., F.R.C.S.C.,
Plastic Surgeon
Phone: (416) 322-7108
FAX: (416) 322-7110
40 King St. W., Ste. 2100,
Toronto, ON M5H 3C2
Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP is a full
service law firm which has been providing
legal services to Canadian and international
businesses for more than 115 years. Today
some 195 lawyers – backed by a professional staff of more than 250 – help clients
seize opportunities, overcome challenges
and develop creative strategies to meet their
World Wide Web:
Susanna Shankman, Marketing
Communications Supervisor
Phone: (416) 860-6610
Toll free outside GTA: 1-877-869-5300
Tom MacMillan, Advance Planning/
Phone: (416) 847-1328
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Catholic Missions In
Centre for Suicide
1155 Yonge St., Ste. 201,
Toronto, ON M4T 1W2
Catholic Missions In Canada works to extend the blessings of the Catholic faith
through the financial support of missionaries throughout Canada. We support Canadian Catholic missionaries, catechetical programs, ministry among our First Nations
peoples, church building/repair, education
of lay people, children and seminarians for
ministry in our mission dioceses.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 934-3424
Toll free: 1-866-YES CMIC (937-2642)
FAX: (416) 934-3425
1202 Centre St. S.E., Ste. 320,
Calgary, AB T2G 5A5
The Centre for Suicide Prevention collects
and distributes information on suicide and
suicidal behaviour, and provides training on
Suicide Prevention, Intervention, Awareness
and Bereavement.
The Centre provides statistics, contact
names and research data from over 37,000
documents. The database is searchable by
over 1,000 subject terms, and is available
online by subscription.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (403) 245-3900
FAX: (403) 245-0299
E-mail: [email protected]
Diane Yackel, Executive Director
Myra Morrant, Library
Father Philip J. Kennedy, President
E-mail: [email protected]
Kathleen Ancker, Director of National
E-mail: [email protected]
Don Smith, Director of Finance and
E-mail: [email protected]
Patria C. Rivera, Editor, Catholic
Missions In Canada Magazine
E-mail: [email protected]
Century 21 Canada Limited
Centennial College
P.O. Box 631, Stn. A,
Scarborough, ON M1K 5E9
Serving east Toronto, Centennial is
Ontario’s first community college and is
recognized for its innovative programming,
exemplary teaching and extensive corporate
partnership building. With 12,000 full-time
and 28,000 part-time students, Centennial is
one of the most culturally diverse post-secondary institutions in Canada.
World Wide Web:
Mark Toljagic, Communications Officer
Phone: (416) 289-5000, ext. 7142
FAX: (416) 289-5115
After hours: (416) 605-6012
E-mail: [email protected]
1199 West Pender St., Ste. 700,
Vancouver, BC V6E 2R1
Century 21 Canada Limited Partnership is
part of the largest real estate organization in
the world. Backed by leading edge technology, the CENTURY 21 System is committed to making the buying and selling experience a positive one by offering uncompromising dedication to customer service and
value-added products and services.
World Wide Web:
Barbara Fromm, Vice-President,
Corporate Services and Marketing
Phone: (604) 606-2107
C. Brian Rushton, Senior Vice-President,
Franchise Sales
Phone: (604) 606-2141
Donald E. Lawby, President and COO
Phone: (604) 606-2121
Ceridian Canada Ltd.
675 Cochrane Dr.,
Markham, ON L3R 0B8
A trusted partner to 40,000 Canadian customers, Ceridian delivers best-practice Human Resource solutions that help customers acquire the best talent, pay their staff accurately and on time, and drive employee
engagement and well-being. In 2008
Ceridian was recognized as a 50 Best Employer for the 6th time, a Top 100 Employer
for the 5th time, and one of the 30 Best
Workplaces in Canada.
Ceridian’s solutions include payroll, HR
information services, recruitment and staffing services, Employee Assistance Programs, training and more. The company has
eleven offices across Canada, employs
1,500 payroll and HR professionals, and
provides services to more than three million
World Wide Web:
Toll free: 1-877-237-4342
E-mail: [email protected]
Valery Vollenweider, Director, Public
Phone: (905) 947-7251
FAX: (905) 947-7050
Cellular: (416) 846-7098
[email protected]
Certified General
Accountants of Ontario
240 Eglinton Ave. E.,
Toronto, ON M4P 1K8
The Certified General Accountants of Ontario is a self-governing body, which grants
the exclusive right to the CGA designation,
and controls the professional standards,
conduct and discipline of its members and
students in the province of Ontario. Broadly
and deeply competent, certified general accountants (CGAs) are committed to meeting the needs of their businesses and organizations with strategic insight, leadership and
demonstrated know-how. In Ontario there
are more than 18,000 CGAs and approxi-
Winter 2008
mately 9,000 students working towards
achieving the CGA designation. Our charity of choice is Big Brothers Big Sisters of
Canada and its affiliate agencies across Ontario.
World Wide Web:
Public Relations:
Judy Gombita, Manager, Public
Phone: (416) 544-4765
Toll free: 1-800-668-1454, ext. 244
FAX: (416) 322-5594
E-mail: [email protected]
Change Perspective
P.O. Box 45011, 81 Lakeshore Rd. E.,
Mississauga, ON L5G 1B0
Cecil McIntosh is The EYCTM Stress Relaxation Expert with 14 years of experience
helping Entrepreneurs stay focused, get
more done and find more time, to live in the
moment. He is a published author of many
audio Relaxation programs using accelerated learning approaches and a teacher,
NLP trainer and coach.
World Wide Web:
Cecil McIntosh, President
Phone: (905) 274-0632
E-mail: [email protected]
Michael C. Chettleburgh
80 Tiverton Ct., Ste. 700,
Markham, ON L3R 0G4
One of North America’s leading experts
and commentators on street gangs and
youth criminal justice matters. Author of
Young Thugs: Inside the Dangerous World
of Canadian Street Gangs, published by
HarperCollins Canada, and publisher/editor
of Lessons From a Gang Cop, written by
world’s foremost street gang expert, Tony
“PacMan” Moreno of the LAPD. Also cofounder of technology firm that delivers
fraud detection solutions to major corporations. Keynote speaker and consultant to
government, police and community agencies. Extensive experience with print and
broadcast media.
World Wide Web:
Michael C. Chettleburgh
Phone: (416) 568-2564
FAX: (905) 470-0306
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
Child Welfare League of
75 Albert St., Ste. 1001,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5E7
The Child Welfare League of Canada
(CWLC) is dedicated to promoting the protection and well-being of vulnerable young
people. CWLC plays a significant role in
promoting policy and program development
among those in the field of child welfare,
child and youth mental health, youth justice
and developmental services.
La Ligue pour le bien-être de l’enfance du
Canada se consacre à la promotion de la
protection des jeunes vulnérables et joue un
rôle dans la promotion de l’élaboration de
politiques et de programmes parmi les
intervenants du domaine de la protection et
du bien-être, la santé mentale des enfants,
la justice pour les jeunes et des services
World Wide Web:
Shailagh O’Shaughnessy,
Communications Co-ordinator
Phone: (613) 235-4412, ext. 28
E-mail: [email protected]
1200 Denison St.,
Markham, ON L3R 8G6
For over 45 years, Christian Children’s
Fund of Canada (CCFC) has led the fight
against extreme poverty, replacing it with a
cycle of self-reliance. Demonstrating
Christ’s love, CCFC reaches out around the
world to children of all faiths who are in
need as well as to their families and communities. Working with our colleagues in
developing countries, we emphasize child
and community development.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (905) 754-1001
Toll free: 1-800-263-5437
FAX: (905) 754-1002
Bruce Herzog, Chief Executive Officer
Ian Robertson, Manager,
Ext. 215
E-mail: [email protected]
Christian Reformed Church
in North America
3475 Mainway, P.O. Box 5070,
Stn. LCD 1, Burlington, ON L7R 3Y8
The Christian Reformed Church, founded
in 1857, is a Protestant church in the Calvinist tradition. We are biblically based,
worship the triune God and teach a
worldview centred on faith, action and the
family. We are committed to Christian education and active in media, missions, publishing, relief and development, pastoral
care and youth ministry.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (905) 336-2920
FAX: (905) 336-8344
Rev. Bruce Adema, Director of Canadian
Henry Hess, Director of Communication
Ext. 236
E-mail: [email protected]
Back to God Hour/Primary Focus:
Corrie Mulder, Co-ordinator of Church
Christian Reformed Home Missions:
Ben Vandezande, Regional Leader,
Central and Eastern Canada
Phone: (905) 336-2920
FAX: (905) 336-8344
Rev. Martin Contant, Regional Leader,
Western Canada
Phone: (604) 574-0669
FAX: (604) 574-1788
Christian Reformed World Missions:
Al Karsten, North America Director
Christian Reformed World Relief
Committee (CRWRC):
Ida Mutoigo, Canadian Director
Henrietta Hunse, Co-ordinator of Church
Jacob Kramer, NGO Relations/Disaster
Rose Dekker, Refugees Co-ordinator
Carol Sybenga, Co-ordinator
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Those who write clearly have readers; those who write obscurely have
– Albert Camus
Christian Science
Committees on Publication
in Canada
102 Lake Shore Dr.,
Etobicoke, ON M8V 2A2
Canadian public information officers of
the Christian Science Church, The First
Church of Christ, Scientist in Boston, Massachusetts, and its branches. For factual information on this Bible-based, Christian
denomination or its founder, Mary Baker
Eddy, media inquiries or public talks, contact those listed below.
Ontario and Federal Representative:
Eric Nickerson
102 Lake Shore Dr.,
Etobicoke, ON M8V 2A2
Phone: (416) 921-4442
Toll free (Canada only): 1-800-798-6627
FAX: (416) 850-5195
E-mail: [email protected]
British Columbia:
Anna Bowness
1009 DeCosta Pl., Victoria, BC V9A 6X8
Phone: (204) 294-0423
Toll free (BC only): 1-877-591-3777
E-mail: [email protected]
Frederick G. Young
204 Edcath Pl. N.W.,
Calgary, AB T3A 3X6
Phone: (403) 241-3254
FAX: (403) 241-0929 (phone before
E-mail: [email protected]
Glenn A. Laycock
234 Ronald St., Ste. 604,
Winnipeg, MB R3J 3J4
Phone/FAX: (204) 895-8773
E-mail: [email protected]
Denyse Dequoy
4335 Broadview Ave., Ste. 303,
Lachine, QC H8T 1V1
Phone: (514) 634-0196
FAX: (514) 634-8272
E-mail: [email protected]
guages. The C&MA supports almost 300
missionaries and international workers in
more than 40 countries and is part of the
Alliance World Fellowship.
World Wide Web:
Barrie Doyle, APR, Director of
Phone: (416) 674-7878, ext. 225 Cellular:
(416) 737-4774
E-mail: [email protected]
Chubb Insurance Company
of Canada
1 Financial Place, 1 Adelaide St. E.,
Toronto, ON M5C 2V9
The Chubb Group of Insurance Companies provide property and casualty insurance for personal and commercial customers worldwide. Chubb Insurance Company
of Canada has offices in Toronto, Montreal,
Vancouver and Calgary. Chubb distributes
products through more than 200 independent insurance brokers across Canada.
World Wide Web:
Felicia Kostecky, Calexis Advertising
Phone: (416) 967-9500, ext. 316
FAX: (416) 967-9848
E-mail: [email protected]
30 Carrier Dr., Ste. 100,
Toronto, ON M9W 5T7
We are an evangelical Christian denomination with almost 420 churches across
Canada worshipping in 14 different lan-
Cleanairpass Inc.
P.O. Box 396, 31 Adelaide St. E.,
Toronto, ON M5C 2J5
A North-American leader providing a
practical way for individuals/businesses to
help stop global warming by reducing their
energy footprint through carbon offsetting.
Bryce Conacher has been instrumental in
developing industry standards in Canada/
U.S. He is qualified to teach the greenhouse
gas verification course by the Canadian
Standards Association and is also a subject
expert in sustainability, climate change, global warming, carbon offsets.
World Wide Web:
Bryce Conacher, CEO and Founder
Toll free: 1-800-601-0724
E-mail: [email protected]
Michael Corcoran, Calexis Advertising
Phone: (416) 529-5709
FAX: (416) 967-9848
E-mail: [email protected]
Citizens for Public Justice
309 Cooper St., Ste. 501,
Ottawa, ON K2P 0G5
CPJ is a national organization of members
that promotes public justice in Canada by
shaping key public policy debates through
research and analysis, publishing and public dialogue. CPJ encourages citizens, leaders in society and governments to support
policies and practices which reflect God’s
call for love, justice and stewardship.
World Wide Web:
Toll free: 1-800-667-8046
E-mail: [email protected]
Harry J. Kits, Executive Director
E-mail: [email protected]
Claire Veenstra, Business/Office
E-mail: [email protected]
Chandra Pasma, Public Justice Policy
E-mail: [email protected]
Christian and Missionary
Alliance in Canada
David Cohen, Attorney
Canada Immigration Law Firm Campbell
Cohen, 215 Redfern Ave., Ste. 118,
Montréal, QC H3Z 3L5
Attorney David Cohen is a Senior Partner
at the Canadian Immigration Law Firm
Campbell Cohen. Having started his practice in 1976, he is a member of the Quebec
and Canadian Bar Associations, a member
of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and a governor of the Fondation
du Barreau du Québec.
World Wide Web:
David Cohen, Canadian Immigration
Phone: (514) 937-9445
FAX: (514) 937-2618
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
101 Davenport Rd.,
Toronto, ON M5R 3P1
The College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO)
regulates the 140,000 Registered Nurses
and Registered Practical Nurses in Ontario
to protect the public interest. CNO sets requirements for entry to the profession, establishes standards of nursing practice, promotes quality assurance and continuing
competence of nurses, and enforces the
standards of practice.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 928-0900
FAX: (416) 928-9841
E-mail: [email protected]
Deborah Jones, Manager
E-mail: [email protected]
College of Occupational
Therapists of Ontario /
Ordre des ergothérapeutes
de l’Ontario
20 Bay St., Ste. 900, P.O. Box 78,
Toronto, ON M5J 2N8
The College of Occupational Therapists of
Ontario is a governing body established by
the provincial government to regulate the
practice of Occupational Therapy in Ontario. Its mission is to protect the public interest and improve their health and well-being by registering, regulating and supporting the ongoing competency of occupational therapists.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 214-1177
Toll free in North America:
FAX: (416) 214-1173
E-mail: [email protected]
Barb Worth, Registrar
Ext. 225
E-mail: [email protected]
Jewelle Smith-Johnson, Director of
Operations and Communications
Ext. 226
E-mail: [email protected]
Winter 2008
College of Respiratory
Therapists of Ontario
Confederation of Canadian
180 Dundas St.W., Ste. 2103,
Toronto, ON M5G 1Z8
The College of Respiratory Therapists is
the regulatory body for the profession of
Respiratory Therapy in Ontario. Our mission is to protect the public interest, and
improve their health and well-being by setting entry to practice requirements, practice
standards, quality assurance, and continuing
competency through self-regulation.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 591-7800
FAX: (416) 591-7890
Christine Robinson, Registrar
Ext. 21
E-mail: [email protected]
Mary Bayliss, RRT, Manager, Policy and
Ext. 24
E-mail: [email protected]
Janice Carson-Golden, Communications
Ext. 27
E-mail: [email protected]
P.O. Box 1117, Stn. B,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5R2
The CCU is building a democratic labour
movement, where rank and file members
really control their own unions. Founded in
1969, the CCU represents workers from
Nova Scotia, Quebec, Ontario and British
Phone: (416) 736-5109
FAX: (416) 736-5519
E-mail: [email protected]
Jane Grant, President
Julie Carew, Vice-President
* Inquiries from independent unions
240 Duncan Mill Rd., Ste. 403,
Toronto, ON M3B 3S6
With over 12,000 members in 112 local
associations, Community Living Ontario
promotes and advocates for the full inclusion of people who have an intellectual disability. Our vision is that all people live with
dignity in the community. Areas of focus:
community inclusion, deinstitutionalization, employment, education, family support, advocacy, human rights.
Congress of Union Retirees
of Canada
National Office:
2841 Riverside Dr.,
Ottawa, ON K1V 8X7
CURC represents retired union members
who come from the affiliated unions of the
Canadian Labour Congress. Their structure
is like the CLC’s with provincial federations
of retirees. CURC is represented on the
CLC executive council.
World Wide Web:
Larry Wagg, President
Phone: (613) 526-7422
E-mail: [email protected]
Robert McGarry, Secretary
Phone: (613) 526-7422
E-mail: [email protected]
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 447-4348
FAX: (416) 447-8974
[email protected]
Connexions Information
Sharing Services
Keith Powell, Executive Director
Abigail Brown, Communications and
Media Relations
[email protected]
489 College St., Ste. 305,
Toronto, ON M6G 1A5
Connexions compiles and disseminates
information about social and economic alternatives. Established in 1975 as an independent non-profit research organization
and information clearinghouse, Connexions
compiles and publishes a variety of resource
materials in print and electronic formats,
including a directory of advocacy groups
and non-governmental organizations. Democratization, civil liberties, alternatives to
“free market” economics, and grassroots
activism are areas of special emphasis.
World Wide Web:
Ulli Diemer, Co-ordinator
Phone: (416) 964-1511
Conservation Ontario
Box 11, 120 Bayview Parkway,
Newmarket, ON L3Y 4W3
Conservation Ontario represents Ontario’s
network of 36 Conservation Authorities –
local community-based environmental organizations that manage watersheds across
Ontario. Conservation Authorities work in
partnership with municipalities and other
stakeholders in carrying out various natural
resource programs that balance human, environmental and economic needs.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (905) 895-0716
FAX: (905) 895-0751
[email protected]
Jane Lewington, Marketing and
Communications Specialist
Ext. 222
[email protected]
Don Pearson, General Manager
Ext. 24
[email protected]
Contemporary Lifestyle
Consulting Inc.
3963 Blue Ridge Place,
Victoria, BC V8Z 2V3
Dave Webster, M.A. and Tolu Adeleye,
Ph.D., life transition experts are co-authors
empowering guide for facing the challenges
of family and career-related life transitions
(education, marriage, divorce, blended
families, career change, relocation, empty
nesting, retirement, death). As partners of
Contemporary Lifestyle Consulting Inc.,
they provide coaching, seminars, newsletters, blogs and consulting services to individuals and organizations, equipping them
to use times of change as stepping stones to
greater fulfillment in life.
* Contact them for a review copy of the
book (print /audio) and an interview.
World Wide Web:
Phone: 250-744-2159
FAX: 250-294-2036
Tolu Adeleye, Ph.D., Consultant, Coach,
[email protected]
Dave Webster, M.A., Consultant, Coach,
[email protected]
Co-operative Housing
Federation of Canada /
Fédération de
l’habitation coopérative
du Canada
311 – 225 rue Metcalfe St.,
Ottawa, ON K2P 1P9
The Co-operative Housing Federation of
Canada is the organized voice of the Canadian co-operative housing movement. It
works to unite, represent and serve housing
co-operatives and member organizations
that support their operation and development. It works actively for the growth, stability and independence of the co-operative
housing movement in Canada.
La Fédération de l’habitation coopérative
du Canada est le porte-parole officiel du
mouvement canadien de l’habitation
coopérative. Notre rôle consiste à unir, à
représenter et à servir les coopératives
d’habitation du Canada ainsi que les
organismes membres qui appuient leur
fonctionnement et leur développement.
Nous cherchons de façon active à favoriser
la croissance, la stabilité et l’autonomie du
World Wide Web:
Merrilee Robson, Program Manager,
National Communications and
Government Relations
Phone: (604) 879-4116, ext. 122
Toll free: 1-877-533-2667, ext. 122
E-mail: [email protected]
Keith Moyer, Program Manager,
Communications and Co-operative
Phone: (416) 366-1711, ext. 224
E-mail: [email protected]
Nicholas Gazzard, Executive Director
Phone: (613) 230-2201, ext. 230
Dale Reagan, Managing Director, Ontario
Phone: (416) 366-1711, ext. 223
Melanie Novis – Corporate
Speech Consultants
19 Madison Ave., Toronto, ON M5R 2S2
Melanie Novis, president of Corporate
Speech Consultants, author of Canadian
Public Speaking and award-winning instructor at the University of Toronto, is an
international professional speech and communication coach. Corporate Speech Consultants specializes in assisting executives
and professionals to develop a competitive
business edge by becoming confident, effective speakers and leaders.
Clients include Fortune 500 companies,
financial institutions, pharmaceutical companies, professional organizations, charities
and entrepreneurs.
Our customized programs and seminars
• Professional Presentation Skills
• Executive Coaching
• Effective Management Communication
• The Business Pitch
• Media Interviews
• Professional Image Enhancement
• Meeting Management
• Speech Training
Melanie Novis, President
Phone: (416) 483-5866
E-mail: [email protected]
Corporate Streamlining
Company Inc.
146 West Beaver Creek Rd., Unit 2,
Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1C2
Organizations are in trouble because insidious, vicious, stealth-like black holes destroy organizations internally. We identify
black hole creating items, repair the damage
they have caused and terminate the sources
of damage.
We apply Corporate Streamlining
Technology TM based on the book Black
Holes In Organizations by company president, Ron Lutka, CMA, ACIS, P.ADM.,
World Wide Web:
Ron Lutka, President
Phone: (416) 605-9778
[email protected]
Winter 2008
Winter 2008
Cosmedicare (Non-surgical
Cosmetic Clinic)
4430 Bathurst St., Ste. 503,
Toronto, ON M3H 3S3
LASER/Skin care clinic – First in North
America with the revolutionary ACCENT
XL™ to reduce cellulite. ACCENT XL™ is
non-invasive, painless, requires no incisions/injections and there is no downtime.
Cutting-edge technology, knowledgeable,
trained staff providing LASER hair removal, microdermabrasion, BOTOX,
Restylane, skin rejuvenation, ISOLAZE
acne treatments and other hi-tech treatments.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (416) 635-9418
FAX: (416) 635-8678
Covenant House
Covenant House Toronto,
20 Gerrard St. E., Toronto, ON M5B 2P3
Covenant House Vancouver,
575 Drake St., Vancouver, BC V6B 4K8
Covenant House is Canada’s largest shelter for homeless youth with locations in Toronto and Vancouver. We provide safe shelter, food, clothing, counselling and health
care as well as educational and vocational
resources to young people between the ages
of 16 and 24. Our goal is to help kids make
positive changes in their lives and build independent futures.
World Wide Web:
Rose Cino, Communications Manager
Phone: (416) 204-7081
Home phone: (416) 264-8101
Michelle Clausius, Associate Director,
Development and Communications
Phone: (604) 685-5437, ext. 36
Choice words..............
Editorial writers are people who ride
down out of the hills after the battle
and shoot the wounded.
– Murray Kempton
Randall Craig, Career and
Work-Life Balance Expert
602 Glengrove Ave.,
Toronto, ON M6B 2H8
Author of career planning books, Personal
Balance Sheet, The Working Resume, and
Leaving the Mother Ship, Randall founded
successful start-ups, held a long-time position at a “big-four” firm, and was an executive at a public company. Profiled in all national media, he speaks on career and worklife balance issues, and lectures at the
Schulich School of Business. Free articles
on web; contact him for review copies of his
World Wide Web:
Randall M. Craig, CFA, M.B.A.,
Consultant, Author, Speaker
Phone: (416) 256-7773
FAX: (416) 256-7763
E-mail: [email protected]
Greg Crowe, Mining and
Commodities Expert
Greg Crowe (M.Sc, P.Geo) is President
and CEO of Entrée Gold Inc., a Vancouverbased junior resource company (TSX:ETG;
AMEX:EGI; Frankfurt:EKA) engaged in
the exploration and acquisition of base and
precious metals prospects worldwide. Currently, Entrée is concentrating its exploration efforts in Mongolia, the USA (Arizona
and New Mexico) and China. Mr. Crowe is
a registered professional geologist with 25+
years of exploration, business and entrepreneurial experience throughout North
America, Latin America, Africa, and Asia.
Mr. Crowe is an experienced media guest
(TV, radio, print, online) and can discuss
commodity trends (copper, gold and other
base and precious metals), mining, exploration and natural resource projects in Mongolia, the USA and China.
World Wide Web:
Phone: (604) 687-4777 or
Toll free: 1-866-368-7330
E-mail: [email protected]
Media Inquiries:
Primoris Group – Public Relations
Toll free: 1-866-368-7330
Mandie Crawford
Box 89084 McKenzie Town RPO,
Calgary, AB
Energy. Vision. Quantum Possibility and
Law of Attraction thinking best describe any
keynote or workshop that Mandie offers.
Her stories, knowledge and experiences as
a successful marketer, entrepreneur and police officer inspire and educate audiences.
Her down to earth don’t baby em style motivates others to just get it done!
World Wide Web:
Mandie Crawford, President of Roaring
Phone: (403) 726-3362
or: 1-888-726-3361
E-mail: [email protected]
World Wide Web:
17 rue York St., Ste./bur 201,
Ottawa, ON K1N 9J6
The Cultural Human Resources Council
(CHRC) is a national arts service organization dedicated to strengthening Canada’s
cultural workforce through leadership and
innovative solutions on Human Resource
issues. CHRC produces career development
tools, publishes research, manages youth
internship programs and hosts Canada’s
premier online job board for artists and cultural workers.
Le Conseil des ressources humaines du
secteur culturel (CRHSC) est un organisme
de service voué au renforcement de maind’oeuvre culturelle qui exerce son leadership en trouvant des solutions novatrices
aux problèmes de ressources humaines du

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