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Public outcry prompts Pierre Beaudoin to give up Bombardier executive role

Published: 15May2017

Public demonstrations and a shareholder revolt weren’t enough to keep Bombardier chairman Pierre Beaudoin from re-election, though he has stepped back from his former executive role....

For Quebecers, Bombardier’s shine has worn off

Published: 15May2017

By all accounts, Quebecers have had it with Bombardier, and they showed it during the company’s annual meeting last week. After months of bad news, culminating in government bailouts and 14,000...

Jingjing Zhang awarded 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant

Published: 15May2017

Jingjing Zhang, Assistant Professor in Accounting, was recently awarded a 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant for her project "Effet d’entraînement réglementaire transfrontalier : impact des réformes du...

Warut Khern-am-nuai awarded 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant

Published: 15May2017

Warut Khern-am-nuai, Assistant Professor in information Systems was recently awarded a 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant for his project "L’impact du système de questions et réponses sur les...

Juan Serpa awarded 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant

Published: 15May2017

Juan Serpa, Assistant Professor in Operations Management was recently awarded a 2017 FRQSC New Academics Grant for his project "Estimation de la relation entre la qualité du produit et la proximité...

Bombardier annual meeting turns into crucible for CEO Pierre Beaudoin

Published: 12May2017

As late as Thursday morning, it was still not clear whether Pierre Beaudoin would be able to hang on as Chairman of Bombardier’s board of directors. Even though the founding family’s Class A shares...

Research into project team makeup arrives at surprising conclusion

Published: 12May2017

A research paper authored in part by Desautels Professor and Canada Research Chair in Technology, Management, and Healthcare Samer Faraj compared the traditional management style (where the most...

Bombardier in major shareholder showdown

Published: 12May2017

The fallout from Bombardier’s executive compensation scandal isn’t over yet. After the company’s recent bad-news cocktail of layoffs, ballooning C Series development costs, and a heavy taxpayer...

Desautels alumnus nominated for Wesdome directorship

Published: 12May2017

Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. has announced the slate of 2017 director nominees to be voted on at the annual meeting, which will be in Toronto on June 21, 2017. Among the list of nominees is Charles B....

McGill Dobson Centre reveals 2017 X-1 Accelerator cohort

Published: 12May2017

This year’s X-1 cohort has been announced. It’s a diverse group, and one that boasts participants from the McGill Dobson Cup and the McGill Lean Startup Program, as well as a higher number of women...

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