July 8, 2008
by Canadian Architect
On July 1, 2008, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Michalle Jean, Governor General of Canada, announced 75 new appointments to the Order of Canada.
On the recommendation of the Advisory Council of the Order of Canada, she announced that Raymond Moriyama of Toronto, Ontario was appointed as a Companion of the Order of Canada for his contributions to the field of architecture, and for inspiring a new generation of young architects through his designs of some of Canada’s most innovative urban structures.
The 75 new appointees include five Companions (C.C.), 26 Officers (O.C.), and 43 Members (C.M.), as well as one Honorary Officer. For a complete list of the appointees, please visit http://www.gg.ca/media/doc.asp?lang=e&DocID=5447.