CCA Inaugural Gala event was a success: Colombian President Santos spoke to a sell out crowd.

Dear CCA Friends:

The Canadian Council for the Americas (CCA), was honored to host its sold out Inaugural Awards Gala on September 22, 2011  in Toronto.

The CCA presented its Statesman of the Year Award to Juan Manuel Santos Calderon, President of the Republic of Colombia, its Lifetime Business Achievement Award to Peter Munk, Founder and Chairman of Barrick Gold Corporation and its Lifetime Public Service Award to Edgar Dosman, Distinguished Author and Senior Research Fellow at York University.

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For more information, please contact Cristina Flores at 416-367-4313 or