Peggy Cunningham, a 1992 Mays marketing PhD graduate, has been named the Ontario regional winner of PriceWaterhouseCoopers-Canada’s 2004 Leader in Management Education awards.

Cunningham is an associate professor of marketing at the School of Business at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, where’s she been on the faculty since 1989. She specializes in marketing strategy and marketing ethics, and was instrumental in offering the first of such courses at Queen’s in the early 1990s. She is the founding director of the new Queen’s Accelerated MBA for Business Graduates program, taking the program from concept to launch.

Four regional awards are given out by PriceWaterhouse Coopers andCanadian Business magazine to honor faculty who are exceptional classroom teachers and who have also helped improve the practice of management in Canadian organizations.

Cunningham, author of two best-selling textbooks in marketing and marketing management, has such clients as General Motors and the Credit Union Institute of Canada to her credit.