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President’s Press havin g a m a na g er of co m mu n i ca ti o n s i n p l a ce a n d maki n g s u re tha t r es ou r ces were ava i l a b l e to th e m em b er s h i p.

f o rward, th e asso ci ati o n wi l l b e l ead by th e cur rent boar d (wi th i n cumb en t ch ai r man Davi d L uci an i ), an d the up and co mers l i ke S erg uei , Drew, S ukh j i t, an d C ath eri n e to kee p us o n o ur to es.

As we hea d ed into the 1 0 s a n o th er rev i ew o f th e s trateg i c Plan in d ica ted tha t it wa s ti m e fo r a fu l l refres h , i n cl udi n g a re-b r a nd , which ha s b een s u cces s fu l . W i th th e re-b ran d came the need f or a d vo ca cy, ed u ca ti o n , k n owl edg es haring a nd m or e in terfa ce wi th s ta keh o l d ers. M i ke Staley (Cha ir ma n of C AC D ), D av i d Ll oyd , C a th eri n e Wieckows ka , a nd Joe C a p o n i o were th e d rivers be h i n d th is achievement. T h e d eci s i o n to h i re D ave S auci er (regu lator y & g over n m en t a ffa i rs co n s u l ta n t) wa s made and h a s been a noth er wi n n i n g a ch i evem en t for th e as s ocia tion.

As th i s yo un g b aby b o o mer l o o ks at C AC D’s h o r iz on and I o rder a retro -Barb i e case f o r my g ran ddaug h ter s fr om Amazo n (l i ke th e o n e I h ad i n th e 60s & th ei r mother had i n th e 80s), th ere i s o n e th i n g I am p retty sure of.... the wo rl d wi l l kee p ch an g i n g , p eo p l e wi l l move an d m ove on, tech n o l o g y wi l l r ul e th e day, b ut g o o d stuf f n ever g oes o ut o f styl e, i n f act i t usual l y re-i nvi g o rates i tself as a tren dsetter un der th e ‘retro ’ b ran d an d co sts mor e. C athy

T h e yea r a hea d will b e fi l l ed wi th n ew s ta r t-u ps an d th e ass ocia tion will b e re-en ergi z ed by en h a n ci ng th e RD Cod e, incr ea s in g g over n m en t p a r tn ers h i ps an d co llabo r a ting like the m eeti n g h el d i n Feb r u a r y b r i n g i n g fou r g over nme nt a g en ci es to g eth er s h a ri n g res o urces. T h ere will be a lter n a t ive tra i n i n g, i n tro d u cti on o f men to r ing pr og r a ms a n d s o mu ch m o re.

P. S. S p eaki n g o f retro – do n’t f o rg et to wear your p sych edel i c o r JFK o utf i t to th e AGM o n Wednesday n i g h t. T h at’s rad man !!!

C athy C amp b el l Presi den t, C AC D

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The Chemunicator - Spring 2013  

The 2013 Spring issue of The Chemunicator. Published by the Canadian Association of Chemical Distributors (CACD) represents chemical distri...

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