TORONTO, ON-- Warren Sarafinchan, Chair of the Board of CITT, announced that Tracey Raimondo, CITT, has earned the 2013 CITT Award of Excellence.
“It’s a great honour for me to be chosen for the 2013 Award of Excellence and to join the distinguished list of great professionals who have earned this award before me,” said Mrs. Raimondo. “And to be recognized by my peers within CITT makes it especially rewarding.”
Mrs. Raimondo is the Vice President, Logistics, at Normandin Transit Inc., a Canadian asset-based carrier headquartered in Napierville, Quebec. Prior to that, she was co-owner of AA Options Transport Consultants with her brother Eric. Mrs. Raimondo is a third generation logistic pro. Both her grandfather and father Peter also worked in transportation.
Mrs. Raimondo served on the CITT Board of Directors in various capacities, including Chair, from 2003 to 2007. She has also been involved with the CITT’s Montreal Area Council for 17 years. Mrs. Raimondo represented CITT on the board of the Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council, and is currently serving on the board of la Commission Développement Économique, as Commissaire Votante, representing the Transport et Logistique Sector for la Vallée-du-Haut-Saint-Laurent.
CITT Chair of the Board Warren Sarafinchan has known Tracey for many years and believes she is more than deserving of CITT’s highest honour, he said in a release.
“Tracey Raimondo’s leadership and vision has been a driving force for CITT and the logistics industry both nationally and especially in Quebec. In a year where we had many strong nominations, CITT is proud to recognize Tracey with this prestigious award”, said Sarafinchan.
Mrs. Raimondo holds a Certificate in Logistics from L'Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), her designation from CITT as well as her CIFFA certification. She shares her knowledge and experience as a mentor in the CITT Mentorship program.
Mrs. Raimondo will be presented with the 2013 Award of Excellence at the Gala Awards Dinner to be held during the National Conference on Supply Chain and Logistics presented by CITT on Tuesday, November 5th at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.