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ASQ Ottawa Wins Silver – 2015 PAR Performance Recognition

Posted: April 2, 2016 at 12:24 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

On behalf of the Performance Awards & Recognition (PAR) committee, we want to thank you for all of the hard work your leadership team provided to the section members this past year, as well as ASQ as a whole.

We are pleased to announce that the Ottawa Valley Section, 407 has received the Silver award recognition for 2015. This level was achieved by meeting the good standing requirements as well as meeting or exceeding the Member Leader Engagement and Retention & Growth metrics. Attached you will find artwork that can be used within your section to honor and promote your member unit’s PAR success in 2015.

As recognition of your team’s achievement, we are extending an invitation to your leadership team to attend the Member Leader Events prior to the 2016 World Conference on Quality and Improvement in Milwaukee, WI. The Member Leader Events will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016, from 8AM – 8PM and consist of the Ideas to Action Gathering (ITAG), Community Leadership Institute (CLI) and the Member Leader Dinner, We also ask that you supply a picture of your leadership team to be included in the award highlights by April 25.

You can register for the day’s events using the following link(Please note that neither ASQ nor the PAR Committee offer funding for attendance or arrangements at the event).


Again, congratulations to everyone at the Ottawa Valley Section, 407 for your achievements. We are proud of your service to ASQ, and continue to look forward to what is ahead from your members.

With great thanks,

The PAR Committee

Performance Awards & Recognition (PAR)
Beginning in 2014, PAR has become the new model member units follow when planning, funding, and executing actions designed to drive higher levels of member engagement. This evolves from a renewed focus on member retention and growth, member value creation, and member leader engagement. The program is intended to be simple, achievable, and inspiring while also providing opportunities to capture, share, and be recognized for innovative best practices.
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