Annual General Meeting

In accordance with PIJAC Canada bylaws, an Annual General Meeting of the Corporation is held once a year.

Notice of 2022 AGM – Click here

Take notice that the Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday, September 19th, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. (EDT) in person and virtually.

The following items will be discussed during the Annual General Meeting:

(a) Approval of the minutes of the October 25, 2021 AGM
(b) Presentation of audited financial statements for the year ending December 31, 2021
(c) Appointment of Auditors
(d) Ratification of decisions taken by the National Board
– By-law No.2
(e) Election of Directors

(f) Presentation, Tonya Martin VP Advocacy and Regulatory Affairs “My first 100 days”
(g) Other business as may be brought before the meeting or any adjourned thereof

Call for Nominations

The association’s Nominating Committee is looking to fill one vacancy on the National Board:

1. Manitoba / Saskatchewan region

Elections will take place during PIJAC Canada’s AGM on September 19th, 2022, in person at the National Pet Industry Show (International Centre in Mississauga) or virtually on the platform Zoom.
Candidates able to contribute in the following areas will be given top consideration:

• Development of new revenue streams
• Membership recruitment
• Education & certification programs
• Bylaws and advocacy
• Trade show development
• Animal health care background

Interested PIJAC Canada members in good standing need to submit their candidacy to our head office no later than end of business day on September 12th.

  1. For more information on the Director and officer responsibilities – click here
  2. Call for nomination – click here
  3. For the Board Candidate Form – click here
  4. Nominating Policies and procedures – click here

Voting members

Members not attending the AGM may assign their voting privileges to somebody else.  Proxies should be returned to PIJAC Canada by September 12, 2022 at 5:00pm, EDT, to the address or fax number found on the form.

For more information please contact PIJAC Canada’s Communications Specialist, Audrey Lenoir, directly at 1-800-667-7452 ext. 116 or  audrey.lenoir@pijaccanada.com .