Calian appoints director
Canada-based Calian Technologies Ltd. has appointed Jo-Anne Poirier to its board of directors, effective 1st April 2016.
The company says Poirier offers more than 35 years of executive leadership including, Regional Municipality of Ottawa-Carleton, director of finance and administration (1982-1993), deputy city manager corporation of the City of Gloucester (1993-2000), MBNA Canada Bank, first vice president business development (2000-2003), United Way CEO, Government of Canada Workplace Charitable Campaign (2003 -2008), Ottawa Community Housing CEO (2008-2013). Poirier is currently the president and chief executive officer of The Victorian Order of Nurses (VON) Canada (2014-Present).
Kenneth Loeb, chairman of the board, said, "We are very pleased to have Ms. Poirier's extensive experience augment Calian's board of directors.
"On behalf of the other members of the board, we look forward to working with her in this new capacity."