Mélanie Dunn named one of WXN’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada | Cossette

Mélanie Dunn named one of WXN’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada


Melanie Dunn

Cossette Global President & CEO Mélanie Dunn has been named a Women's Executive Network (WXN) 2018 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner presented by KPMG.

The list of Top 100 Winners, who span the private, public and not-for-profit sectors, was released today, paying tribute to the outstanding women across Canada who have advocated for diversity in the workforce, and who serve as an inspiration for the next generation of leaders.

“We are celebrating 100 of Canada’s highest achieving women in diverse fields,” said Sherri Stevens, CEO of WXN. “All 100 are role models for the generations who will follow – which is why it’s very important to recognize and celebrate their great achievements,” Stevens concluded.

“WXN’s mantra is to ‘celebrate differences’ and ‘lead inclusively’ – two ideals that have always guided me personally and professionally. As a WXN winner, I strongly believe that it is on our shoulders to create a world that truly values the idea that there are as many ways to be successful in business as there are leaders in business,” said Mélanie Dunn, Cossette Global President & CEO.

Past Award Winners includes Canada’s most iconic women trailblazers: Margaret Atwood, best-selling author, Dr. Roberta Bondar, astronaut, Arlene Dickinson, CEO, Venture Communications, Christine Magee, President, Sleep Country Canada, Michaëlle Jean, former Governor General of Canada, Heather Reisman, Founder and CEO, Indigo Books & Music, and Kathleen Taylor, Chair of the Board, Royal Bank of Canada.

To mark this year’s awards, WXN is hosting an Awards Gala on November 22nd at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.  More than 1400 senior professionals will attend.

For a full list of winners, please visit https://wxnetwork.com/wxn/top100winners/.

About the Women's Executive Network (WXN)
Women’s Executive Network (WXN), a member-based organization, exists for the advancement, development and recognition of professional women in Canada. WXN delivers this advancement through training, events, mentoring, networking, and award and recognition programs for members and partners. At WXN, equity, inclusion and the advancement of professional women make industry stronger and society better. Their passion is 100% centered on empowering women and creating positive social change. WXN currently operates in Canada and Ireland.

About Cossette
Cossette is a fully integrated marketing communications agency. It’s a community of 700 creative humans who help people and brands connect in meaningful ways.

Cossette was named Agency of the Year in Canada in 2016, 2017 and 2018. It currently has offices in Halifax, Québec City, Montréal, Toronto and Vancouver, and has been making strides to become a major player in the global advertising community. To learn more, please visit cossette.com.


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