About Us

Awards & Recognition

In 2016, Silma Roddau, President of PCPI received the Leadership Award during the 6th Annual Share The Light Awards organized by Northwood Neighborhood Services. The Leadership Award was created to recognize Executive Directors and Board Directors who work tirelessly to lead their organization with vision and passion.

In 2010, readers of the Toronto Community News voted PCPI as the Silver Finalist in “Best of Best, 2010 Reader Choice Awards”.

In 2003, with partners City of Toronto Economic Development, Toronto Community News, PCPI created and successfully produced the first highly acclaimed IEP Conference.

Since 2003 these groundbreaking events, featuring senior executives and presentors from academia, regulatory bodies, and major Canadian corporations, have offered unprecedented networking and hands-on skill building opportunities for thousands of Canada’s Internationally Educated Professionals (IEPs).

More PCPI’s highlights include:

  • Launch of one of Canada’s first business centres for Cultural Intelligence (CI);
  • Commission of several research studies
  • Creation of an Advisory Council/Think Tank; and development of the Majority Report White Paper plus other promotional articles in key publications.
  • The Scarborough Chamber of Commerce officially recognized PCPI’s success by nominating it for both Business of the Year & Corporate Excellence of the Year awards

In 2002 PCPI won the Scarborough Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award.

In 2004, Scarborough Mirror readers voted PCPI as one of the best employment agencies in their area.