CMHDS presents $8,500 raised at Golf Tournament to Canuck Place Children’s Hospice

On Thursday June 20th, 2019 CMHDS Members and Golf Tournament Sponsors presented Canuck Place Children's Hospice with the $8500 raised at the Annual CMHDS / RackSafe™ Golf Tournament. Left to Right – Don Melnychuk (DWM Training & CMHDS Vice President), Ruth Huber (Target Personnel), Peter Harper (London Drugs), Tony Houghton (RackSafe™ & CMHDS Treasurer), Susana Leung (Step Step Step Line Dancing), John Gilder (General Manager, CMHDS) and Tracie Seeley (Community Partnerships … [Read more...]

CMHDS presents 2019 “Brian Devereaux Memorial Award” at BCIT

On May 1st, 2015 we lost Brian Devereaux in a tragic motorcycle accident. Brian was a tenured member of the CMHDS, the current Treasurer at the time and former President and Vice-President of the Society. In 2016 the CMHDS established the “Brian Devereaux Memorial Award” in the Operations Management program at BCIT as a way to honor Brian's memory and reward a deserving student each year. Brian Devereaux Memorial Award - An annual award established in 2016 by the Canadian Materials … [Read more...]

Notice of 2019 Annual General Meeting & Call for Directors

On Tuesday May 28th, 2019 the CMHDS Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place at the Guildford Golf & Country Club in Surrey, BC. During the AGM we will review the events of the year, the financial report and elect the Board of Directors for the society’s next season which runs from Sept 2019 to June 2020. If you feel you would make a good Director or know of someone who would, we would like to hear from you. What qualifications are required? You have been a CMHDS Member in … [Read more...]

Pat O’Connor

It is with great sadness that we announce that Pat O’Connor, CMHDS Vice-President for the past two seasons has passed away. Pat joined the CMHDS Board of Directors in 2015 and had been a member of the society since the 1980’s under companies such as Canadian Tire and London Drugs. For the past few years he was the Distribution Center Operations Manager for Standard Products. Pat was especially proud of the society’s work in giving back through donations to Union Gospel Mission and … [Read more...]

CMHDS presents 2018 “Brian Devereaux Memorial Award” at BCIT

On May 1st, 2015 we lost Brian Devereaux in a tragic motorcycle accident. Brian was a tenured member of the CMHDS, the current Treasurer at the time and former President and Vice-President of the Society. In 2016 the CMHDS established the “Brian Devereaux Memorial Award” in the Operations Management program at BCIT as a way to honor Brian's memory and reward a deserving student each year. Brian Devereaux Memorial Award - An annual award established in 2016 by the Canadian Materials … [Read more...]