This first-ever contemporary directory of successful Blacks in a from Canada, provides narrative biographical summaries of 200-800 words on 700+ individuals in medicine, law, business, engineering, agriculture, religion, the arts, government, community service and more. Rated qhighly recommendedq in Choice Magazine, and qrecommendedq in Canadian Materials Magazine. Profiles are arranged alphabetically a include career highlights, major achievements, education a training, awards a honours, publications, a current contact information. Highly readable and easy to use, symbols identify the profession of each entrant a indexes list individuals by province a by sectors of activity. An ideal reference for researchers a educators on Blacks in the Diaspora; identifies key contacts in the African-Canadian population whether for business or education, and provides role models to inspire young people of Blacks excelling in a diverse assortment of careers. Here, readers meet the first Black to play in the NHL; the director of qA Raisin in the Sunq and the 2nd Black to direct a play on Broadway; leading cardiologists now practicing in the US; Blacks in the federal government and many more. To see an excerpt visit http://www.whoswhoinblackcanada.com/wwibc-prevw.htm.has been the recipient of many awards including: ACAA, for education; Onyx Award, for aexemplary service to communitya; .... AFFIL/MBRSHP: 28 yrs. in Scouting (from Cub, Scout, Rover Scout, Scoutmaster, District Scoutmaster and Districtanbsp;...
|Title||:||Who's who in Black Canada|
|Author||:||Dawn P. Williams|
|Publisher||:||Who's Who in Black Canada - 2002-01-01|