Guy-Vanier Awards: Laurentian Bank recognizes the passion of exceptional employees

Guy-Vanier Awards: Laurentian Bank recognizes the passion of exceptional 
MONTREAL, April 18, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Laurentian Bank is proud to present 
the recipients of its Guy-Vanier Awards, which honour employees who have 
distinguished themselves through their personal and professional qualities. 
These Awards underline the exceptional contributions of employees who serve as 
excellent ambassadors for the Bank and inspire their colleagues on a daily 
basis with their dedication and motivating attitude. The Guy-Vanier Award was 
created in honour of Mr. Guy Vanier who was President of Laurentian Bank from 
1950 to 1967 and who instituted a grant at the time of his departure intended 
to recognize employees that stood apart in a particular way. 
The Guy-Vanier Awards have three specific components. The first is presented 
to employees who have demonstrated unparalleled passion in carrying out their 
functions. The second - the Guy-Vanier Career Award - celebrates the support 
and exceptional track record of a long-standing employee who has actively 
contributed to the Bank's growth and development during the course of their 
career through their ongoing dedication and commitment. Finally, the 
Laurentian Bank Up-and-Coming Award, for its part, acknowledges the 
contribution of employees who have only recently joined the organization but 
have played a key role in the success of their team and the Bank as a whole. 
The 2012 Award recipients are: 
Guy-Vanier Awards 
• Marc Béland, Infrastructure Project Manager, Operations and Systems
• Linda Bergeron, Assistant Vice-President, Virtual Client Service
• Stéphane Dugal, Senior Account Manager, SME - Québec
• Shawn James Sampson, Assistant Vice-President, Credit Risk Management
• Davin Wong, Senior Business Analyst, B2B Bank 
Guy-Vanier Career Award 
• Ginette Grenier, Client Relations Manager, Vimont Branch 
Laurentian Bank Up-and-Coming Awards 
• Vincent Lacroix, Sales and Advising Manaqer, Place-de-la-Cité and 
Cap-Rouge Branches
• Marko Sijakovic, Account Manager, Real Estate Financing - Syndication 
These Awards are presented in the same spirit that enabled Laurentian Bank to 
be selected as one of the 10 national winners of the Canada's Passion 
Capitalists proqram. This program pays tribute to organizations that have 
achieved sustained success thanks to the promotion of their passion and that 
have harnessed the energy, intensity and perseverance required to generate 
superior results. 
About Laurentian Bank
Laurentian Bank of Canada is a pan-Canadian banking institution that has more 
than $34 billion in balance sheet assets and $36billion in assets under 
administration. Founded in 1846, Laurentian Bank was selected in 2012 as one 
of the 10 winners of the Canada's Passion Capitalists program in recognition 
of its sustained success through the promotion of passion within its ranks. 
The Bank employs more than 4,200 people. 
Recognized for its excellent service, proximity and simplicity, Laurentian 
Bank serves more than one million clients in market segments in which it holds 
an enviable position. In addition to occupying a choice position among 
consumers in Québec, where it operates the third largest branch network, the 
Bank has built a solid reputation across Canada in the area of real estate and 
commercial financing thanks to its teams working out of more than 35 offices 
in Ontario, Québec, Alberta and British Columbia. Its subsidiary, B2B Bank, 
is a Canadian leader in providing banking products as well as investment 
accounts and services to financial advisors and brokers, while Laurentian Bank 
Securities is an integrated broker, widely recognized for its expertise and 
effectiveness nationwide. 
Mary-Claude Tardif Public Relations Advisor 514 284-4500, extension 4695 
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