Jennifer McCaughey has been appointed president of the Quebec chapter of the Canadian Investor Relations Institute. She has also been appointed to the organization's national board. McCaughey is the senior director of investor relations and financial communications at Montreal-based Transcontinental. She has been a member of the board of directors of CIRI Quebec for two years. The Canadian Investor Relations Institute is not-for-profit association for professionals who manage communication between public corporations, investors and the financial industry.