Melissa Sonberg

How one man took on Amazon

Published: 25Nov2015

Late one September evening one of Philip Rooke’s colleagues texted him at home with news that could have crippled his business....

How flat hierarchies help companies stay nimble and grow faster

Published: 25Sep2015

It’s been an eventful year for Tom Osovitzki, the 38-year-old CEO of Corporate Travel Management Solutions.... “After a few years, employees came to us saying there weren’t any opportunities for...

The Big Benefits of Eliminating Middle Managers

Published: 18Sep2015

It’s been an eventful year for Tom Osovitzki, the 38-year-old CEO of Corporate Travel Management Solutions. From an office in Miami, he lists a few big wins for the firm, which handles travel...

A Guide for CMOs on Corporate Social Responsibility

Published: 5Jun2015

Written by Melissa Sonberg Historically, corporate social responsibility (CSR) activity was concerned with brand building, not ROI. It was the old philanthropic model: people with resources, power,...

Four signs your employer is going down the drain

Published: 15Jul2014

When Jonathan Cutler joined eToys in the summer of 1999, he thought he might be at the company forever.

Appointments to VIA Rail Canada

Published: 25Jun2014

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced the appointments of Ms. Melissa Sonberg of Montreal, and Ms. Deborah Robinson, of Toronto, to the board of directors of VIA Rail...

Mattel to Buy Mega Bloks

Published: 28Feb2014

Mattel has made a friendly takeover offer for Montreal-based toy maker Mega Brands Inc., which has the world’s No. 2 line of construction sets after Lego. Desautels Executive in Residence Melissa...