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Leighton McKnight receives 2017 ICAJ Distinguished Member Award

Published:Friday | December 15, 2017 | 12:00 AM
Elegantly dressed member of the ICAJ Kareen Thompson (left), accountant at Specialised Imaging Solutions, and Karen Bloomfield, partner at GenCom Accounting & Business Solutions.
Leighton McKnight and his beautiful wife, Novelette, after he was awarded the 2017 Distinguished Member Award at the ICAJ’s Annual Awards Banquet.
Fellow Cornwall College Old Boys came out to support one of their own, Leighton McKnight (third right). From left are Dr David McBean, Derrick Nelson, Eric Crawford, Patrick Thompson and Professor Horace Fletcher.
ICAJ President Raymond Campbell and beautiful wife Michelle.

It was not a night of number crunching but one of celebrating. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica, awarded Leighton McKnight with the 2017 ICAJ Distinguished Member Award at the Institute's Annual Awards Banquet held at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel recently.

The prestigious award is presented annually to a member of the ICAJ who has contributed, through outstanding achievements, to the prestige and status of the institute and the profession. With over 35 years experience in auditing and financial consulting, McKnight is the local territory leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

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