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TELUS winning streak continues at CPA Canada's Corporate Reporting Awards

TELUS winning streak continues at CPA Canada's Corporate Reporting Awards 
TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - TELUS captured the Overall Award of Excellence 
for the fourth straight year at the Corporate Reporting Awards, presented 
annually by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada). 
For more than 60 years, the awards have recognized the best reporting models 
in the country. 
"TELUS stays on top by striving for continuous improvement in its corporate 
reporting," said Kevin Dancey, FCPA, FCA, president and CEO, CPA Canada. "The 
company is committed to enhancing the quality and value of the information it 
presents to stakeholders. Congratulations to TELUS on its impressive run." 
TELUS also won the Award of Excellence in the Communications and Media sector 
and received an Honourable Mention in both the Financial Reporting and 
Sustainable Development Reporting categories. 
"It is a tremendous honour to be recognized by CPA Canada for the 19(th) 
straight year and we are thrilled to receive the Overall Award of Excellence 
once again," said John Gossling, TELUS executive vice-president and chief 
financial officer. "We thank the judges for their careful review and look 
forward to reading their feedback, which will help us continue to evolve and 
enhance our reporting. I also want to acknowledge the incredible team at TELUS 
that, each year, strives to give investors a clear view into our business so 
they can make informed decisions." 
In total, 22 awards with winners from both the corporate and public sectors 
were handed out this evening at a special gala in Toronto (a complete list of 
recipients is below). 
TELUS was not the only multiple winner. 
PotashCorp captured Awards of Excellence in the Mining sector and in both the 
Financial Reporting and Electronic Disclosure categories. Suncor Energy won 
two Awards of Excellence, winning in the Oil & Gas sector and in the 
Sustainable Development Reporting category. Royal Bank of Canada received 
double recognition as well, collecting the Award of Excellence in the 
Financial Services sector and an Honourable Mention in the Corporate 
Governance category. 
Turning to the Crown Corporation categories, the 2013 winners were 
CBC/Radio-Canada (Large-Federal), Defence Construction Canada (Small-Federal), 
and SaskTel (Provincial). 
"The awards program goes beyond identifying and honouring the winners; it aims 
to promote the best reporting practices," explained Dancey. "We salute all of 
the participants and recognize their efforts in playing an active role in 
advancing corporate reporting in Canada." 
CPA Canada also thanked the sponsors of the Corporate Reporting Awards program. 
Gold: 
• PwC                    Bronze: Webfilings 
• RR Donnelley           Magazine Sponsor: Listed 
• Toronto Stock Exchange Official Newswire: CNW 
For more information about the awards program, visit www.cpacanada.ca/CRA. 
Here is the list of winners: 
Overall Award of Excellence in
Corporate Reporting                TELUS 
Awards of Excellence (Industry Sectors) 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Clean Technology                   Capstone Infrastructure Corporation 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Communications and Media           TELUS 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Consumer Products                  Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Diversified Industries             Stantec 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Financial Services                 Royal Bank of Canada 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Industrials and Energy             Bombardier Inc. 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Mining                             PotashCorp 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Oil & Gas                          Suncor Energy 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Small Cap/Venture                  Catalyst Paper Corporation 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Reporting: 
Utilities & Pipelines/Real Estate  Enbridge Inc. 
Awards of Excellence (Judging Categories) 
Award of Excellence in Financial
Reporting                          PotashCorp 
Honourable Mention for Financial
Reporting                          TELUS 
Award of Excellence in Electronic
Disclosure                         PotashCorp 
Honourable Mention for Electronic
Disclosure                         GOLDCORP 
Award of Excellence in Sustainable
Development Reporting              Suncor Energy 
Honourable Mention for Sustainable
Development Reporting              TELUS 
Award of Excellence in Corporate
Governance Disclosure              TD Bank Group 
Honourable Mention for Corporate
Governance Disclosure              Royal Bank of Canada 
Awards of Excellence for Crown Corporations 
Award of Excellence: Federal Crown
Corporation - Large                CBC/Radio-Canada 
Award of Excellence: Federal Crown
Corporations - Small               Defence Construction Canada 
Award of Excellence: Provincial
Crown Corporation                  SaskTel 
About CPA Canada 
CPA Canada is the national organization established to support unification of 
the Canadian accounting profession under the Chartered Professional Accountant 
(CPA) designation. It was created by the Canadian Institute of Chartered 
Accountants (CICA) and The Society of Management Accountants of Canada (CMA 
Canada) to provide services to all CPA, CA, CMA and CGA accounting bodies that 
have unified or are committed to unification. As part of the unification 
effort, CPA Canada and the Certified General Accountants Association of Canada 
(CGA-Canada) are working toward integrating their operations. Unification 
will enhance the influence, relevance and contribution of the Canadian 
accounting profession both at home and internationally.
 

SOURCE  CPA Canada 
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