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Improved scale and production set to open up edible cricket market

Published: 8Aug2017

When Aspire Food Group started operations in 2013 under co-founder Mohammed Ashour (MSc’11, MDCM’15), the field it was playing on was wide open. Insects are a viable food source across much of the...

Montreal shoe giant ALDO agrees to buy the shoes and accessories part of the Camuto Group’s business

Published: 7Aug2017

A news release at canadianinsider.com reveals that Montreal-based footwear giant ALDO is set to buy the shoes and accessories side of the Camuto Group. The deal plays nicely into ALDO’s expansion...

A little adrenaline goes a long way when it comes to business perspectives

Published: 7Aug2017

A blog post at Virgin.com looks at how adventure-seeking CEOs come at business from a more open, experimental angle....

After DavidsTea, Desautels alumnus goes for something new

Published: 7Aug2017

According to a recent piece in the Ottawa Business Journal, David Segal (BCom’04) knocked one out of the park with DavidsTea, and he bets he can do it again with salad. His new venture, Mad Radish,...

Desautels alumnus and Global Expert rebuilds after major biking accident

Published: 3Aug2017

Jonathan Ross Goodman (BA’89, MBA/LLB’93) is the CEO of Montreal-based pharmaceutical company Knight Therapeutics and a Desautels Global Expert. He is also a textbook case of how to overcome...

Fundraising could improve if tailored to social status

Published: 3Aug2017

According to research by Desautels professor DaHee Han and her colleagues, charities are losing out on donations by not targeting their fundraising campaigns properly....

Desautels alumnus and amateur sailor hits the high seas to make history

Published: 2Aug2017

Clipper Round the World is an epic endurance event, a race that crosses 40,000 nautical miles and hits six continents. It’s unique in that there is no requirement to have ever stepped on a boat to...

Desautels alumna on Auto Remarketing Canada’s Under Forty list

Published: 2Aug2017

The Remarketing Under Forty list in Auto Remarketing Canada’s Special Conference Issue is a roundup of the industry’s brightest young minds. Desautels grad Stephanie Turner (MBA'15) is the Senior...

Karl Moore nominated for Thinkers50 prize

Published: 2Aug2017

Desautels Professor Karl Moore has been nominated in the leadership category of this year’s Thinkers50 Distinguished Achievement Awards....

Change is in the air for European EMBAs

Published: 2Aug2017

A recent piece in Poets & Quants for Execs looks at how EMBAs are at a crossroads: As companies are less willing to invest in an EMBA for an employee’s advancement, those execs are looking more...

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