Cavoukian Awarded as an “Influential Woman”
PRIVACY—CANADANovember 15, 2011
Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner Ann Cavoukian has been named one of Canada's 25 most influential women by Women of Influence, Digital Journal reports. The award cites Cavoukian's work in protecting privacy and recognizes her as one of the leading privacy experts in the world. "I am deeply honored at being included in this distinguished group of women and hope to shine greater attention to the pursuit of preserving our freedoms, which are built up on a bedrock of privacy," the commissioner said.