Cynthia Benson, a Partner in our Saint John office, has been named as the recipient of the Investors Group Volunteer Sport Administrator Award for her work in the sport of Figure Skating. This award recognizes the outstanding contribution to a sport or sports in general within New Brunswick during the past several years.
The Pitney Bowes Sport Awards is held annually to recognize the accomplishments and contributions of athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers. The 2009 award ceremony was held on November 28th at the Lord Beaverbrook Hotel in Fredericton.
Along with the ISU World Figure Skating Championships, numerous international, national and provincial competitions, Cynthia has recently judged the Cup of China in Beijing this past October and Minsk Ice in September. Cynthia serves on the Skate New Brunswick Board of Directors and is Chair of the Competitive Skater Development Programs Committee for the province.
She has been recently appointed judge for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, B.C.