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Empowering Women

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.

Published on : 09 Sep 2014

Yamana Gold Announces Appointments to Board of Directors

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"). 

Published on : 08 Sep 2014

Coolest Classes In Canada Will Make You Wish You Were Still A Student

Hot Cities of the World Tour What it's all about: "A once in a lifetime opportunity to travel to Mongolia and South Korea (in 2014). Amidst sightseeing to 1,200 year old temples, going on horseback excursions, and visiting a towering statue of Genghis Khan, students met with business executives from a variety of industries such as banking, technology, and food and beverage as well as with public and non-profit leaders." Where: McGill University (but around the world)

Published on : 08 Sep 2014

Doobop, le chouchou d’Oprah et de Xavier Niel

On dit souvent qu’Oprah Winfrey a le pouvoir de faire ou de défaire les rois. Le business de Benjamin Bernet, un Français de New York, lui doit en tout cas beaucoup. ... Ce Parisien au CV sans faute (études à McGill, MBA à l’Insead) était il y a peu à la tête du marketing des parfums Armani chez L’Oréal, à New York. Read full article (in French): French Morning

Published on : 28 Aug 2014

Urquhart appointed full-time assistant coach of McGill men's hockey team

David Urquhart has been appointed as full-time assistant coach of the McGill University men's hockey team. He replaces Dan Jacob, who stepped down a few weeks ago to take a similar post with Blainville-Boisbriand of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.

Published on : 22 Aug 2014

Junex annonce la nomination de M. Henry Sauvagnat à titre d'administrateur

Junex inc. (la « Société » ou « Junex ») (TSX CROISSANCE:JNX) est heureuse d’annoncer la nomination de M. Henry Sauvagnat à son conseil d’administration.

Published on : 22 Aug 2014

Prominent Banker and Bill Gates Foundation Award Winner Luce Veilleux Joins the LocoMobi Board of Advisors

LocoMobi are pleased to announce Luce Veilleux has joined the LocoMobi Board of Advisors.

Published on : 08 Aug 2014

Christine Décarie, la spécialiste de Québec inc.

Depuis qu'elle a amorcé sa carrière de gestionnaire de portefeuille en 1990, Christine Décarie s'est rapidement imposée comme la grande spécialiste des titres de sociétés québécoises.

Published on : 31 Jul 2014

Career Moves: Scripps Networks Interactive Appoints Sameer Deen Senior VP

Scripps Networks Interactive, a Knoxville, Tenn.-based provider of lifestyle content in the home, food and travel categories for TV and the Web, has appointed Sameer Deen senior VP, multi-platform distribution and strategy.

Published on : 31 Jul 2014

Gowlings : les stagiaires prennent la pose!

« On fait du droit mais on sait rire et être relax ! » : c’est en substance le message qu’a voulu passer le cabinet Gowlingsavec ce projet marketing pas très ordinaire.

Published on : 24 Jul 2014

Groupe Bikini Village Announces Appointment of Jocelyn Dumas as Executive Chairman

Groupe Bikini Village inc. (GBV.TO) ("Groupe Bikini Village" or the "Corporation") today announced that its board of directors (the "Board") has appointed Mr. Jocelyn Dumas as the Corporation's Executive Chairman of the Board.

Published on : 15 Jul 2014

Talking Management with Karl Moore: Start-up Mentality: Take an Idea and Run with It

Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University speaks to three McGill students, soon to be alumni: Sebastian Dragnea, Charles-Edouard Desmarais and Brian Luong (BCom'13). Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, May 20, 2014

Published on : 21 May 2014

Reflections from South Korea

Recently, I visited South Korea and Mongolia along with a group of McGill University undergraduates and alumni. This trip was part of the Hot Cities of the World Tour organized by Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. Frankly, South Korea was an incredible place to visit; especially from an economic perspective. South Korea is the world's 12th largest economy, as well as a global leader in the manufacture of automobiles and electronics. Despite these successes however, South Korea's economy does face key issues.

Published on : 11 Apr 2014

Hot Cities 2014: From Camping on the Gobi Desert to Touring the Gangnam Financial District

If a year ago someone told me I’d be spending my spring break camping in the Gobi desert, 30 degrees below zero, I probably wouldn’t believe them. Yet “expect the unexpected” seems to be the tagline for the week we experienced during the sixth edition of the Hot Cities of the World Tour, led by Professor Karl Moore.

Published on : 03 Apr 2014