Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award

Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award

February 23, 2022
by Nick Krewen

A tour-de-force is being recognized by CARAS as the next recipient of the music industry-building Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award.

January 23, 2022
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CARAS pic
January 7, 2020
by Nick Krewen

Pegi Cecconi, SRO/Anthem's secret weapon and protector of the flame, is to receive her award at a March Juno ceremony in Saskatoon.

Duff Roman. Pic: Bill King Photography
November 28, 2018
by External Source

Now 80, the greatly decorated radio legend remains busy with his fingers set in several pies. In March 2019 he caps his career with a special achievement award that truly recognizes his laudable contributions to Canada's music biz.

Denise on stage delivering her acceptance speech.
March 26, 2018
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This year's Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award-winner's acceptance speech was both inspirational and a game-changing moment for women in music. Her words and the arc of her career earned her a heartfelt standing ovation from everyone in the audience Saturday night.