IR Leader
March 14, 2017
We are absolutely delighted to announce that Business Wire, Corbin Perception, Nasdaq, Scotiabank, TD Bank, Blender Media, Craib Design & Communication and Donnelley Financial Solutions will be sponsors of CIRI in 2017! With their commitment, we will be able to advance the practice and stature of the IR profession.

Our sincere thanks to each of these organizations for their continued support.

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To find out more about sponsorship opportunities with CIRI, click here.

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CIRI is pleased to inform you that four new job opportunities are available in British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia.

CIRI members can click here to view the postings. You must be logged in as this is a 'Members Only' benefit.

Are you looking to create or fill a position in your company or for a client? Here's an effective way to reach CIRI members who are looking for new challenges in investor relations.

Members may submit a job posting free of charge. Non-members may submit a job posting for $150+HST.

Click here to submit a job posting.
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