Sunny spot for the disadvantaged

Pelmorex, owner of The Weather Network, tops federal government’s diversity audit list
By Uyen Vu
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 05/20/2003

W

hen Valerie Morrissette was starting grade school, there was one kid in particular whom the kids were always picking on.

“So I would make sure I walked home with him. Just to keep him from being picked on,” says Morrissette, now vice-president of HR at Pelmorex, the Mississauga, Ont.-based company behind The Weather Network and Meteo-media.