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|Commission des valeurs mobilières de l'Ontario
||FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 17, 2011
OSC Announces Small Business Advisory Committee Members for 2011-2012
TORONTO – The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) announced today the new membership of the Small Business Advisory Committee (SBAC).
OSC staff recognize the critical importance of consulting with market participants and other stakeholders. The SBAC will advise OSC staff on a range of projects, including the planning, implementation and communication of the OSC’s review program, as well as policy and rule-making initiatives relevant to small issuers. The SBAC will also serve as a forum to advise OSC staff on the emerging issues and unique challenges faced by small issuers.
Effective immediately, the committee members are:
|Tim Babcock||TSX Venture Exchange|
|Glenn Bowman||Capital Canada Limited|
|Martin Cairns||McGovern, Hurley, Cunningham, LLP|
|Paola Cipolla||KPMG LLP|
|Bill Gorman||Goodmans LLP|
|Prakash Hariharan||Front Street Capital|
|Joseph B. Maierovits||Goldman, Spring, Kichler & Sanders LLP|
|Carolyn McGill-Davidson||CNW Group|
|Robert Murphy||Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP|
|Maruf Raza||Collins Barrow|
|Mitchell Sanders||Goldman, Spring, Kichler & Sanders LLP|
|Ron Schwarz||UBS Global Asset Management|
|Pierre L. Soulard||Ogilvy Renault LLP|
|Janet Stockton||BDO Canada LLP|
|Steve Winokur||Canaccord Genuity Corp.|
|Lisa Enright (Chair)||Ontario Securities Commission|
The SBAC will meet on average five times a year. Members will serve a one year term.
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