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NJBIZ CFO of the Year Awards 2014 winners announced

Thu, 2014-10-16 10:40

The NJBIZ CFO of the Year awards program on Friday celebrated New Jersey's financial executives at all levels who contribute to the success of New Jersey's economic growth and stability.

... LARGE NONPROFIT (51 or more employees) – WINNER:

Warren Tranquada

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Guy Hachey Named to Hexcel Corporation's Board of Directors

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:23

Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL)(BOURSE:HXL) today announced that Mr. Guy Hachey will be joining its Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Hachey will serve on Hexcel's Compensation Committee.

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The evolution of the Quartier de l’innovation’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

Thu, 2014-10-02 10:33

In light of the 2008 financial crisis, fostering entrepreneurship has increasingly moved toward the forefront of economic development and city planning. Beyond acting as an important driver of innovation, employment, and productivity growth, entrepreneurship has also been hailed by some as filling the void between wages and living standards. But when we turn to examples of spontaneous entrepreneurial successes in Silicon Valley, is there a specific set of conditions under which these start-ups thrive and attract venture capital?

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Young Alumni Consulting Panel

Fri, 2014-10-17 09:30 - 11:30
Bronfman Building : Room 423, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Come and meet recent alumni who have recently embarked on a career in consulting. 

Aimed at giving you the opportunity to learn more about what it takes to succeed in consulting recruitment. 

Please come prepared with questions.

Dress Code: Business Casual - No Jeans

Please register on myFuture in order to attend. Section: “Events/Information Sessions”.

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Earning a Degree While Earning Gold Medals: Freestyle Skier Jennifer Heil

Mon, 2014-09-29 14:57

Freestyle skier and Olympian, Jennifer Heil, has had twenty-five victories at the World Championships, and earned Canada’s first Olympic gold in women's moguls, but her most recent accomplishment is graduating from the Commerce program at McGill University. You will come across a McGill alum who holds a Ph.D.

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Global Marketing Leader Mario D'Amico Joins the Nature Conservancy as Chief Marketing Officer

Mon, 2014-09-29 14:52

The Nature Conservancy issued the following news release: The Nature Conservancy announced today that Mario D'Amico, a leading international advertising and communications executive and former Global Chief Marketing Officer for Cirque du Soleil, has joined the organization as Chief Marketing Officer. He oversees membership, digital marketing, corporate marketing partnerships, strategic communications and publishing.

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BCom Class of '89 Reunion Cocktail

Fri, 2014-10-17 18:00
Restaurant La Coupole (HOTEL LE CRYSTAL) : 1325 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montreal, QC , H3G 0A1
Price: 50

INVITATION:

Dear Graduate,

The countdown is on!  Our 25-year Reunion is fast approaching.  You’re invited to join us at a special Reunion Cocktail planned for McGill BCom ‘89 graduates and friends:

DATE:  Friday, October 17, 2014

PLACE:  Restaurant La Coupole (HOTEL LE CRYSTAL)

                1325 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montreal, QC H3G 0A1

TIME:  6:00 PM

PRICE:  $50/person

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Three student lawyers get scholarship boost from MDM

Mon, 2014-09-22 14:33

Three young student lawyers yesterday got a $5,000 boost after top law firm Marshall, Diel & Myers split its annual scholarship award between them.

... Ms [Alexis] Haynes, who has graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University, also Canada, later graduated from Queen Mary, University of London with a law degree and will now read for her legal practice certificate and Master’s degree in law at the University of Law in London.

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Empowering Women

Tue, 2014-09-09 12:10

Never underestimate the power of a woman. Now multiply that by 25 and you have the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce Business Women’s Alliance. Founded in 2006, the Business Women’s Alliance is a committee of the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce. Its mission is to empower and develop women through education, networking, mentoring and partnerships while promoting opportunities for all women throughout Citrus County.

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Yamana Gold Announces Appointments to Board of Directors

Mon, 2014-09-08 15:41

YAMANA GOLD INC. (YRI.TO)(AUY) ("Yamana" or "the Company") today announced Christiane Bergevin and Jane Sadowsky have joined its Board of Directors ("the Board"). 

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