Business Excellence Awards, October 2001
PCPC was a finalist for two prestigious awards BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
2000, and CORPORATE EXCELLENCE OF THE YEAR 2000 at the Business
Excellence Awards October 25, 2001 held at the Toronto Delta East
The gala event was sponsored by the Scarborough Chamber of Commerce.
Celebrating 5 Years of Progress! October 2001
Planning Centre (PCPC) celebrated it's fifth anniversary this past
October. PCPC has demonstrated many times over its ability to connect
people to jobs. Growing from a small operation staffed by four and
serving only 20 clients to it's current staff of twenty and over 23,00
client visits annually. PCPC has rapidly become a leader in the career
management field. A daring mix of innovation and entrepreneurial spirit
has helped PCPC succeed and grow beyond expectations.
We invited 5 clients, one to represent each of the five years
we have been in business and to represent the thousands of clients
who have honoured us with their presence. Each individual was presented
with a gift in appreciation of taking the time to join us and to
acknowlege their working success.
The level of professionalism and
the obvious pride you all take in your work was truly wonderful!
The recognition that came from the outside speakers was exceptional.
I was touched by the testimonials given by the clients and
I hope that you all went home last night knowing how much
you are appreciated by your clients, your stakeholders (HRDC
etc.) and the board. I felt honoured to be a small part of
- Maureen McKenna, Chair of Board (PCPC)
"I extend my congratulations to the hard-working,
dedicated people of the Progress Career Planning Centre on their
fifth anniversary. They truly are making a difference."
-Marilyn Mushinski, MPP
here to read her complete comments on the events.