Why You Should Become a CIRI Member
The Canadian Investor Relations Institute (CIRI)
strives to contribute to the transparency and integrity of the Canadian
capital markets by advancing the practice of investor relations, the
professional competency of its members and the stature of the
CIRI members are kept
abreast of regulatory changes as well as trends and best practices in
IR. CIRI provides quality educational programs, networking
opportunities, a wealth of information and research, as well as
professional certification. Members report an 89% satisfaction rate with CIRI National/Chapter professional development sessions and a 95% satisfaction rate with the CIRI's Annual Investor Relations Conference.
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Be Informed. Be Connected. Be Current. Be a Member.
July 2010, Bob Tait assumed the role of Vice President of Investor
Relations for IAMGOLD Corporation, a leading mid-tier gold mining
company producing approximately one million ounces annually from six
gold mines on three continents and also operates Niobec, a niobium mine
in Quebec. Mr. Tait has over 20 years of IR experience. Prior to
IAMGOLD, Mr. Tait was VP, Investor Relations for First Uranium
Corporation for over three years. Prior to that, Mr. Tait was President
and CEO of the Canadian Investor Relations Institute ("CIRI"); Director,
Investor Relations at Canadian Tire Corporation Limited; VP, Investor
Relations at Eldorado Gold; and Manager, Investor Relations at
Abitibi-Consolidated. Mr. Tait has focused his career on investor
relations since 1987 and was very involved in the national and chapter
CIRI Boards and a member of the NIRI Board in the US. He completed the
Strategic Management of Investor Relations program at the Richard Ivey
School of Business. Mr. Tait is a member of the Ontario Securities
Commission's Continuous Disclosure Advisory Committee.
What another members has to say.
CIRI membership is all about networking, connections, sharing,... It’s about all the intangibles we need to do our job the right way. For these reasons, maintaining my membership is not even a question!
CIRI Membership Bundles
CIRI has created several different membership bundles. All bundles include a National membership with chapter dues and each bundle is packaged with different CIRI resources.
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Refer a Friend Program
Any current member who refers a new member to CIRI will receive a $100.00 credit valid for the calendar year it was issued in.
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Three-for-One New Member Program for Vendors and Consultants
Recruit three new individuals to join CIRI and receive either a free new CIRI membership or a refund of an existing membership.
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