TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) today announced that Brenda Clark, Vice President, Payments Innovation and Integration, was honored with a Women in Payments Award at a ceremony held last night at the Arcadian Court in Toronto. The award recognizes the numerous payments innovations Ms. Clark has helped to deliver to CIBC's clients.
"We are very proud to see Brenda recognized for her client-focused achievements within CIBC and the payments industry," said Jenny Fagg, Executive Vice-President, CIBC. "The award is a tribute to Brenda's track record of innovation at CIBC - including rolling out secure chip-enabled credit and debit cards to CIBC clients, bringing the first Visa debit card to the Canadian marketplace, and delivering CIBC's market-leading mobile payments offer."
The Women in Payments organization supports career excellence for women in the payments industry, and their awards honour women who have demonstrated exceptional vision. The Award for Innovation recognizes a leader who has been instrumental in fostering and promoting innovation of products or services in the payments industry.
In selecting Ms. Clark for the award, the judges noted her passion for innovation, unwavering focus and energy, and her ability to empower others to learn and grow. They also commended her drive for change through her leadership and participation in industry groups, including her role on the board of the Canadian Payments Association, her role as vice chair of the Chip Industry working group, and her involvement on the Canadian Payments Task Force.CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with nearly 11 million personal banking and business clients. CIBC offers a full range of products and services through its comprehensive electronic banking network, branches and offices across Canada, and has offices in the United States and around the world. You can find other news releases and information about CIBC in our Press Centre on our corporate website at www.cibc.com. SOURCE CIBC
Select the service that is right for you!COMPARE ALL SERVICES
- $2.5+ million portfolio
- Large-cap and dividend focus
- Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
- Weekly roundups
Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.
- Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
- Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
- A custom stock screener
- Upgrade/downgrade alerts
- Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
- Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
- Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
- Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
- Intraday commentary & news
- Ultra-actionable trading ideas
- 100+ monthly options trading ideas
- Actionable options commentary & news
- Real-time trading community
- Options TV