VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Sept. 3, 2017 – PRLog — Karim Premji, a member of the Fluid Communicators & Leaders Toastmasters club in Richmond Hill, ON and Advanced 60 Speakers in Toronto, ON received the Toastmasters International Presidential Citation for his outstanding achievements in representing the goals and ideals of Toastmasters in Southern, Central and Northern Ontario.
The prestigious award, of one of Toastmasters’ highest honours was presented to Premji by the 2016-2017 International President of Toastmasters International, Mike Storkey, DTM at the 86th International Convention in Vancouver, Canada on August 24, 2017.
Premji, a seven – time Distinguished Toastmaster Award achiever, was recognized for his continual and selfless support and dedication to Toastmasters International. He held 64 officer positions since he joined Toastmasters in 2004, serving as a club executive officer in multiple clubs, a District 86 executive officer and support officer. Premji also enhanced his communication and leadership skills in his Toastmaster journey, earning 117 Educational awards.
Premji reflected on his achievements on receiving the news about the award. “I was encouraged to set goals; learn and be inspired by Toastmasters in the District and especially read the manuals from Toastmasters”, he said. “Fortunately, I learned the hidden secret of Toastmasters quickly – Leadership”.
Source: Toastmasters District 86