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Manufacturer of the Year to be named on Feb. 2

Toronto, ON -- Zurich in Canada will sponsor the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters' (CME) 2010 Manufacturer...


January 29, 2010
By MRO Magazine


Toronto, ON — Zurich in Canada will sponsor the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters’ (CME) 2010 Manufacturer of the Year Award.


This award will be presented to a Canadian manufacturer that has demonstrated preeminent advancements in achieving a fully integrated national and international manufacturing network, as well as shown continuous improvement, strong leadership and initiative, and commitment to sustainability and serving its community. The manufacturer must also follow careful health and safety practices and engage its employees in training programs.



“We are proud to help recognize and reward companies that encourage success through innovation,” Martin Lynch, national director of manufacturing for Zurich in Canada. “Today’s innovative ideas are the mainstay of our collective future, especially for companies in Canada during what has been a challenging economic environment. Zurich HelpPoint is our brand promise to be there when it matters, and we do this by offering insurance solutions to help protect the ways businesses create and bring to market new products that will inspire us all.”


The winner of the Zurich-sponsored 2010 Canadian Manufacturer of the Year Award will be announced at the CME’s Canadian Innovation Awards ceremony on Feb. 2, 2010, in Ottawa, ON.


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