Buhler named to Order of Canada 0
John Buhler with his wife Bonnie in 2007. (Handout)
FIRST POSTED: FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2012 02:59 PM CDT
Three more Manitobans have been named members of the Order of Canada by the governor general.
Manufacturer and philanthropist John Buhler, filmmaker Guy Maddin and Manitoba Theatre Centre artistic director Steven Schipper will be formally inducted at a later late at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.
In total, 66 new appointments to the Order of Canada were announced Friday by Gov. Gen. David Johnston including 42 members of the order, 25 officers and three companions.
The Order of Canada is one of Canada's highest civilian honours.
More than 5,000 people have been invested into the order since 1967.