Aug 04, 2020

EllisDon partners with the Canadian Tamil Professionals Association

Mississauga, ON, August 4, 2020—  EllisDon has partnered with the Canadian Tamil Professionals Association (CTPA) to support the success and empowerment of Canadian Tamil professionals.

“We are proud to partner with the Canadian Tamil Professionals Association to support the innovative, forward-thinking programming that they provide to their members,” said Joey Comeau, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President, Capital, EllisDon. “We are committed to supporting diversity in Canada, and a key part of that is supporting grassroots organizations like CTPA as our future talent relies on the extraordinary work they provide to Canadian Tamil professionals and their growing careers.”

EllisDon, as an industry exclusive platinum sponsor, will support CTPA events through providing inspiring keynote speakers, innovative talks, educational breakout sessions, hands-on lessons, and networking events that provide future Tamil Professionals with the tools and resources to support their profession at every stage of their career.

"EllisDon’s commitment to innovation, team empowerment and fostering an environment that is built on mutual respect and integrity are values that align with CTPA. We look forward to a mutually collaborating on our upcoming initiatives," said Thanusha Tharmakulasingam, Chair, Canadian Tamil Professionals Association.

Over the last 12 years, CTPA has grown to service the ever-changing needs of the Tamil professional. The pillars of networking, professional development and mentorship have provided the foundation in facilitating important conversations through their Signature Events, Paalam Mentorship Program and Professional Development Workshops.

“While my role at EllisDon does keep me busy, I’m passionate about developing the Canadian-Tamil community through my Board role at CTPA. Having experienced the similarities in culture & values across both organizations, I know this partnership will go a long way in encouraging professional diversity across Canada!” said Ashwin Vadivelu, Senior Associate, EllisDon Capital, and Director of External Relations, Canadian Tamil Professionals Association.

To learn more about the Canadian Tamil Professionals Association (CTPA) and how they have created a community-based platform, visit tamilprofessional.ca.

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