Elevating Excellence: CMC-Canada’s new Consulting Firm Partner Program Certifies 30 EY Canada Management Consultants

Toronto, February 13, 2024 – The Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CMC-Canada) is pleased to announce an exciting initiative with EY Canada, as part of CMC-Canada’s Consulting Firm Partner Program
This initiative enables EY Canada to preapprove their consultants for Certified Management Consultant (CMC) certification readiness. This significant development marks a crucial step in raising the standards of management consulting excellence in Canada and is anticipated to result in the accreditation of 30 new CMCs by the end of 2024.
The CMC designation stands alone as the singular globally recognized credential for management consultants. Setting an unparalleled benchmark for professionalism, ethical conduct, and expertise, it has become an esteemed and sought-after hallmark within the consulting industry.
The CMC-Canada firm equivalency process is designed to seamlessly integrate into management consulting firms' existing consultant development and assessment programs. It provides a tailored approach to achieving the prestigious Certified Management Consultant (CMC) designation.
"We are pleased to re-affirm our initiative with EY Canada as a distinguished Large Firm Partner," said Donna Ringrose, CMC-Canada’s Executive Director. "This collaboration not only showcases EY Canada’s unwavering dedication to excellence but also underscores their commitment to fostering the next generation of consulting industry leaders. The emergence of these new Certified Management Consultants is poised to significantly elevate the consulting profession in Canada, contributing to its continued advancement and success.”
"We appreciate the successful collaboration with CMC-Canada, marking a significant milestone in our ongoing commitment to excellence.  I want to congratulate all the successful candidates," said Shane Monte, Partner, People Advisory Services, EY Canada. “This achievement not only underscores our dedication to fostering a culture of continual learning but also elevates the stature of our consultants, positioning them for enhanced recognition as CMC practitioners. Looking ahead, we are enthusiastic about the prospect of sustained engagement with CMC, as we actively contribute to the journey of our EY consultants in Canada." 
By becoming CMCs, consultants at EY Canada will benefit from:
Elevated Skills and Knowledge: Meeting the rigorous requirements to obtain the CMC designation ensures that their team stays on the cutting edge of industry trends, knowledge, and best practices.
Enhanced Credibility: The CMC designation instantly grants their consultants credibility in the eyes of clients, peers, and stakeholders, reinforcing EY Canada's reputation as a leader in the consulting field.
Expanded Networks: Joining a vast network of CMCs opens doors to partnerships, collaborations, and invaluable connections with industry experts.
Access to Exclusive Resources: EY Canada will benefit from a wealth of exclusive resources, including research, events, and learning opportunities to further enhance their skills and prospects.
Shaping Future Leaders: Empowering their consultants to be at the forefront of industry innovation, setting them on a path to becoming respected thought leaders.
Join CMC-Canada on the Path to Excellence
For more information on the CMC-Canada Consulting Firm Partner Program, its benefits, and how to get started, please contact:
Email: consulting@cmc-canada.ca

About CMC-Canada:

The Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CMC-Canada) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering excellence and integrity in the management consulting profession. CMC-Canada represents over 2,500 members across Canada who have earned the Certified Management Consultant (CMC) designation, which is recognized as the highest standard for management consultants internationally. The CMC is not just a symbol of expertise but a statement to clients and employers that CMCs have the knowledge, skills, and ethical integrity to deliver outstanding results. For more information, visit www.cmc-canada.ca. 

For more information or to schedule an interview, please contact:

Jordan Sandler
Director, Marketing & Communications
Phone: 416-860-1515 | 800-268-1148 | Ext. 205
Email: jsandler@cmc-canada.ca