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Restaurant Week Kicks Off Today!

Thu, 2015-08-27 12:58

Cornwall's best chefs have gone all out to create some unique meals for Restaurant Week, a five-day celebration of Cornwall’s vibrant culinary scene.
... Born and raised in Cornwall, Sebastien (Mani) Manigat has over 10 years of hospitality, marketing and event management experience. A recent graduate of McGill's MBA program, Mani has also completed the Restaurant Management program at the French Culinary Institute in New York City. 

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Is this video software company set to take hockey analytics to the next level?

Wed, 2015-08-19 10:16

What actually happened? What was actually important? Those are water cooler questions that go back a long time. They’re also questions that hockey’s number-crunchers have been chasing for some time now. The challenge in answering those questions, since day one, has been the quality of data.
... Buntin is the CEO of SportLogiq, the Montreal-based tech startup which is looking to change the way coaches, scouts, players, fans and broadcasters look at the game.

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Homecoming 2015

Thu, 2015-10-22 (All day) - Sun, 2015-10-25 (All day)
Bronfman Building : 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

We invite alumni with degree years ending in 5 and 0 to reconnect and reminisce, share accomplishments, and celebrate achievements at Homecoming on October 22 - 25, 2015.

Desautels Homecoming Events:

Friday, October 23 at 4:00pm
Social Economy Initiative Keynote Address

Friday, October 23 at 4:30pm
Faculty Tours

Friday, October 23 at 5:00pm
Desautels' Reconnect Reception

Friday, October 23 at 7:00pm
Gerts Pub Night
Gerts Student Bar, 3480 McTavish Street

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Open House 2015

Sun, 2015-10-25 10:00 - 16:00

The Desautels Faculty of Management looks forward to welcoming you to McGill University's Open House on Sunday, October 25, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Prospective students (undergraduate, graduate and doctoral) will have the opportunity to learn more about what the Desautels has to offer both inside and outside the classroom.

BCom Information Sessions: 

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OnMobile Global Limited ("OnMobile") today announced the results for First Quarter FY2016 ended June 30, 2015

Thu, 2015-08-13 09:32

OnMobile Global Limited ("OnMobile") today announced the results for First Quarter FY2016 ended June 30, 2015.
... Pascal Tremblay is currently President, Managing Partner of Novacap. He holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from the University of Sherbrooke and an MBA from McGill University.

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Just in: At Cleveland, it’s new Canadian for old

Thu, 2015-08-06 12:23

The Cleveland Orchestra has announced a successor to its retiring executive director, Gary Hanson... He’s to be succeeded by André Gremillet, a Quebecois who has previously managed the symphony orchestras of New Jersey and Melbourne, Australia.

Read full article: Slipped Disc, August 3, 2015

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It’s time to reinvent the MBA

Tue, 2015-08-04 16:37

This op-ed was written by Mr. Ron Duerksen, chief strategy officer at the Desautels Faculty of Management, in partnership with leading business people and Desautels grads, listed at bottom.

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Prime City One Announces Change in Directors and Officers

Mon, 2015-08-03 12:29

Prime City One Capital Corp. has accepted the resignations of three directors and officers namely, John Lorenzo, R.J. Stapell and Anton Ayoub and appointed three new directors and officers. 

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MBA?: l’avis de décès était prématuré?!

Mon, 2015-07-27 16:13

Courrier des lecteurs: des dirigeants d’entreprises internationales se prononcent pour la réinvention, l’innovation et la créativité.
Des articles récemment publiés ont mis en doute l’avenir des programmes de MBA et leur pertinence dans le monde. Les programmes de MBA sont-ils encore viables?? Les diplômés de MBA sont-ils toujours appréciés par les employeurs??

Read full article: Les Affaires, July 23, 2015

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Cultural Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets: Shalini Ganendra Fine Art

Thu, 2015-07-23 11:42

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from Desautels (2014) in Strategy and Leadership. In 2015, he collaborated with Datin Shalini Ganendra’s gallery and cultural center, Shalini Ganendra Fine Art (SGFA), headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has previously served as a consultant at the World Bank Institute, and as the Special Situations Analyst of Global Equities at Natcan Investment Management.

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