Laura Dottori-Attanasio Named One of Canada's Most Powerful Women
Inspiring Women to Lead
TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX;NYSE) today announced Laura
Dottori-Attanasio, Group Head, Corporate Banking, CIBC, has been named as one
of the Women's Executive Network's Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada(TM)
"We are very proud to have Laura recognized for her achievements within CIBC
and the corporate banking industry," said Richard Nesbitt, Senior Executive
Vice-President of CIBC and Group Head of Wholesale Banking."This award
speaks to Laura's exceptional professional and personal achievements and
acknowledges her vision, leadership and commitment to employees, clients, and
This is Laura's second time receiving the Top 100™ Award, which recognizes
the highest achieving female leaders in the private, public and not-for-profit
sectors in Canada. Winners are selected based on their strategic vision and
leadership, their organization's financial performance, and their commitment
to their communities.
Previous CIBC executives to be honoured by Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top
100( TM) include Cheryl Longo, Executive Vice-President, Card Products and
National Collections, Christina Kramer, Executive Vice-President, Retail
Distribution and Channel Strategy, and Jackie Moss, Executive Vice-President,
"On behalf of the WXN community of 18,000 women, we congratulate each of this
year's Winners who we honour as part of the 10(th) year of the Top 100
Awards," said Pamela Jeffery, Founder, Women's Executive Network. "This is an
extraordinary group of female leaders who join our community, and they truly
embody the qualities WXN strives to recognize; they are dynamic, inspiring and
engaging leaders blazing new trails for the next generation."
The 100 honorees are chosen by an independent advisory board under the
leadership of The Women's Executive Network. All of the recipients are
featured in a special issue and will be honoured at a dinner tonight in
Toronto. A complete list of recipients can also be found on the Women's
Executive Network website at http://www.wxnetwork.com/.
CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with nearly 11 million
personal and business clients. CIBC offers a full range of products and
services through its comprehensive electronic banking network, branches and
offices across Canada, in the United States and around the world. For more
information about CIBC visit www.cibc.com.
Media contact: Sean Hamilton, Communications and Public Affairs, CIBC at
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