CPA Canada proudly celebrates individuals and teams who help set the bar for excellence in leadership and innovation in the public sector. These awards: emphasize the importance of sound public sector financial management shine a much-deserved spotlight on outstanding leaders Award categories: Innovation honours individuals or teams who have demonstrated innovative thinking, leadership and/or delivery of services that result in higher productivity or cost savings within the Government of Canada. Financial leadership (CFO) is a pat on the back for people who show exceptional leadership in accounting, management and strategy. Lifetime achievement is a career-crowning award for people who set the bar for outstanding contribution in federal finance circles. For more information, please contact: Bernie Sutton, manager, National Awards, at 416-204-3498.