TORONTO – (November 26, 2014) – WeUsThem Inc. is pleased to announce that today, Faten Alshazly, Chief Creative Officer, is the first Nova Scotian to be named Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women.
The Top 100 Awards recognize Canada’s strong, fearless female leaders who have become agents of change in reshaping Canadian organizations at the highest levels. The Arts and Communications category recognizes leaders who have made a significant impact in the industry in their communities and across Canada.
“Being the first in Nova Scotia to win in the Arts and Communications category is a testament to Faten’s hard work and desire to make creative change,” says Ashwin Kutty, President and CEO of WeUsThem. “Her courageous determination and tenacity to make change, combined with her pleasant nature is exactly why she’s one of Canada’s Top 100. It also speaks volumes to the team we are building at WeUsThem and the caliber of services we provide to our client partners.”
Faten joins an elite group of Top 100 Award Winners that includes some of Canada’s most iconic women, such as Dr. Roberta Bondar, Astronaut; Arlene Dickinson, Chief Executive Officer, Venture Communications; Christine Magee, President, Sleep Country Canada; Kathleen Taylor, Chair of the Board, Royal Bank of Canada and Michaëlle Jean, Former Governor General of Canada.
The Top 100 Awards celebrate and highlight professional achievements of women across the country in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors at a time when corporate Canada is undergoing pressure to promote more female leaders into board and executive office positions.
“Despite ever-changing styles and tastes, great leadership is timeless,” says WXN founder, Pamela Jeffery. “Top 100 Award Winners are a testament to the incredible range of female talent and leadership in Canada and proof that change is happening, with more women earning a place at the highest levels of Canadian organizations.”
Faten’s achievements has revitalized whats been done for decades. Her desire to seek out every opportunity to bring together form and function across all mediums has helped our clients make an impact locally, nationally and internationally.
Watch for an upcoming media alert regarding a celebration of her tireless work at our studios in Halifax, Nova Scotia as one of the region’s leaders in the industry.
The full list of WXN’s 2014 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winners can be found at
About WeUsThem Inc.
WeUsThem is an internationally recognized full service agency. From web, TV, radio, mobile, desktop, print and other media to the design, development and strategic management of online and social properties, Mobile Apps and eBooks, advertising and media buying, identity development, long term management as well as managing campaigns across industries, sectors and consumer profiles, WeUsThem services its enviable global roster of clients.
With a consulting service vertical, WeUsThem brings together its prowess in delivering a full service to clients on both the strategic management as well as creative executions across industries such as academia, hospitality, healthcare, real estate, oil and gas, tourism, etc.
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About the Women’s Executive Network (WXN)
At WXN, we inspire smart women to lead. WXN creates and delivers innovative networking, mentoring, professional and personal development to inform, inspire, connect and recognize our community of 19,000 smart women and their organizations in the pursuit of excellence. WXN enables our partners and corporate members to become and to be recognized as employers of choice and leaders in the advancement of women.
Founded in 1997, WXN is Canada’s leading organization dedicated to the advancement and recognition of women in management, executive, professional and board roles.
More information and details are available at wxnetwork.com or top100women.ca.
Victoria Cranton, Engagement Strategist