MEDIA RELEASE Thursday, May 18, 2017
For Immediate Release
Stella’s Circle CEO Named Top 50 in Atlantic Canada
St. John’s, NL – Stella’s Circle CEO, Lisa Browne, has been named one of the Top 50 CEOs in Atlantic Canada by the Atlantic Business Magazine. This news was made public last night at the 19th annual Top 50 CEO Awards Gala at the St. John’s Convention Centre.
Stella’s Circle Board Chair Stephen Jewczyk nominated Browne for this honour, “I am delighted that Lisa is being recognized for her leadership and her commitment to the community,” said Stephen. “At Stella’s Circle she has demonstrated wonderful results, including building new and innovative collaborations, increasing the community profile of the organization, emphasizing employee wellness and establishing a social media presence.” He noted that she is an active volunteer in the community, as a former Deputy Mayor of the Town of Clarenville and current regional co-chair of the Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference.
Atlantic Business Magazine’s Top 50 CEOs represent the most accomplished, forward-thinking and community-minded executives in Atlantic Canada.
About Stella’s Circle:
Stella’s Circle is a leading non-profit community organization in St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador. Stella’s Circle transforms lives by offering Real Homes, Real Help, and Real Work. We provide various housing, counselling, and employment programs to people who face many barriers to fully participating in their community. These barriers can include mental health issues, addictions, homelessness, poverty, criminal justice involvement, low literacy and unemployment. More information is available on our website: StellasCircle.ca.