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March 7, 2024

Jenn Cudlipp, COO of LifeLabs, Nominated for Outstanding Community Service with a Women of Distinction Awards Nomination

Vancouver, BC. March 7, 2024 – LifeLabs proudly announces the nomination of Jenn Cudlipp, Chief Operating Officer, for the esteemed Women of Distinction Awards by the Metro Vancouver YWCA organization. This nomination celebrates Jenn’s remarkable contributions within her professional capacity and through her dedicated service to the community.


Jenn’s leadership extends beyond the boundaries of the corporate world, as evidenced by her impactful involvement in various community boards and organizations. Charles Brown, President and CEO of LifeLabs commends Jenn’s commitment, stating, “Her dedication to her work and community exemplifies the core values of our organization.”


Throughout her distinguished career spanning nearly two decades in the diagnostic lab sector, Jenn’s visionary leadership has revolutionized lab services in BC and Canada. As a trailblazer, she has consistently demonstrated a keen ability to break new ground and overcome old barriers. From her strategic negotiations to secure ground-breaking agreements for laboratory services to her pivotal role in implementing COVID-19 testing during the pandemic, Jenn’s contributions have set her apart among her peers.


Reflecting on her nomination, Jenn expressed gratitude for the support she has received. “I wouldn’t be where I am today without the support and inspiration I derive from my colleagues, family, friends, and mentors. It is an honour to be recognized for this award,” said Jenn. “I am proud to represent LifeLabs and to celebrate the impactful contributions of individuals within our community.”


Jenn’s nomination underscores LifeLabs’ commitment to diversity and gender equity in the workforce and the broader community. As part of the award process, Jenn is participating in the online ‘Connecting our Community’ award, where she advocates for affordable housing initiatives and supports equity-seeking groups for future generations.


“We congratulate Jenn on this well-deserved recognition,” said Charles Brown. “Being nominated for the Women of Distinction Awards is a remarkable achievement, and we are proud to support Jenn in this journey.”


Please join us in congratulating Jenn on this recognition. The final winners will be revealed after May 13, 2024. For more information about the Women of Distinction Awards and to stay updated on the winners, please visit the YWCA Metro Vancouver website.

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