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Joey Adler, Businesswoman, philanthropist and EMBA alumna

Published: 12Sep2017

Joey Adler (EMBA’14) was a successful businesswoman when her husband and business partner died of cancer in 2001. She sat down with HEC Montreal’s Gestion magazine to talk about life without her...

Philippines-based fashion retailer sees doors opening, thanks to inclusion on BoF 500 list

Published: 11Sep2017

Mark “Jappy” Gonzalez is thrilled to be included on BoF 500, the list of people moving and shaking the fashion industry. Mr Gonzalez says that being included on the list can only open doors, and...

Desautels alumnus and sustainable construction boss interviewed by Canadian Business Journal

Published: 11Sep2017

Jason Wood’s (MBA’94) construction company, Diamond Head Development, has been a going concern in Squamish, BC for over 10 years now. He sat down with Canadian Business Journal to talk about his...

Professor Vihang Errunza named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

Published: 8Sep2017

The Desautels Faculty of Management is pleased to congratulate Professor Vihang Errunza, Associate Dean, Research, on being named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada’s Social Sciences Academy.

Desautels alumnus to bring video hockey analysis to soccer

Published: 8Sep2017

Craig Buntin (MBA’13) is a Desautels alumnus, a former figure skating champion, and the CEO of hockey analysis company Sportlogiq. The company’s software uses video and machine learning to track...

There’s a new crop of booze coming from Quebec

Published: 8Sep2017

The end of summer saw a lot of new alcohols come from Quebec distilleries. La Presse tested three of them, including a special gin inspired by Montreal’s 375th anniversary....

Desautels alumna on recycling cigarette butts

Published: 8Sep2017

TerraCycle Marketing Manager Jessica Panetta (BCom’16) recently appeared on Toronto’s Breakfast Television to talk about recycling “non-recyclable” waste, specifically used cigarette butts....

EMBA alumnus and Groupe Deschênes CEO on keeping a family separate from business

Published: 8Sep2017

Groupe Deschênes CEO François Deschênes (EMBA’10) was recently interviewed for a piece in Montreal French-language newspaper La Presse. He spoke about recently being put in charge of the family...

Karl Moore on Boomers, millennials and the post-truth world

Published: 8Sep2017

Desautels Associate Professor Karl Moore writes in Forbes that executives and older people who are disoriented by the post-fact world can do themselves a favour by looking to millennials for help....

Desautels students from Japan and Montreal tour Vietnam businesses

Published: 8Sep2017

This summer, a combined group of Desautels MBA Japan students and participants from the PMBA cohort in Montreal accompanied Associate Professor Desmond Tsang on a Study Tour of Vietnam to get a...

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