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Management and leadership panel features three McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumni

Wed, 2017-05-24 13:17

HEC Montreal Associate Professor Cyrille Sardais recently led a panel on leadership and management in today’s business world, specifically seen from a female perspective.

The panel was made up of McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumni Geneviève Comtois (EMBA'12), who is a director at Shell International, Guylaine Bergeron (EMBA'13), who is a director at the CBC, and TD Direct Investing Associate VP Francine Laurin (EMBA'11).

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Company selected for this UbiMobility 2017 has McGill-HEC EMBA connection

Wed, 2017-05-24 12:42

UbiMobility is a program run by Bpifrance and Business France to give companies in the connected and autonomous car space a leg up in the United States. The program can boast several successes: Of the 16 startups from the 2015 and 2016 editions, 11 have opened US operations.

Among the 2017 startups, is CS Communications and Systems Canada, which is developing a software validation method for embedded systems that promises to reduce testing costs and speed up the process.

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McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumnus gets top job at Longueuil Police

Thu, 2017-05-11 10:22

Lebanon native Fady Dagher (EMBA'12) has lived in Montreal since 1986. When he took over from Denis Desroches as chief of the Longueuil police in February, many on the south shore force didn’t want another Montrealer in charge.

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McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumni among honourees at Les Mercuriades 2017

Tue, 2017-05-02 11:22

Les Mercuriades honours excellence and talent in Quebec companies. This year, the 37th annual awards show brought the cream of Quebec’s business set out to Montreal’s Palais des congrès for a night not to be forgotten.

In fact, McGill-HEC Montréal EMBAs were some of the evening’s biggest winners: Groupe Deschênes’ François Deschênes (EMBA’10) won for “Développement d’une technologie Web ou mobile” in the large enterprise category, while Edelman Montreal won “Employeur de l’année” in the small and medium-sized enterprise category.

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Diversity is big on campus

Fri, 2017-04-21 16:31

As the world becomes ever more diversified and globalized, it’s  time for the C-suite to reflect that reality. At the head of the pack, the joint McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA program has aimed to keep its classes as diverse as possible. There is a fellowship in place for nominations from the non-profit space, and another for aboriginals. The program also takes advantage of conferences to reach out to women and entrepreneurs.

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EMBA alumna on leadership, success and working in a male-dominated environment

Wed, 2017-04-19 12:14

France-Margaret Bélanger (EMBA’14) grew up in Matane, a world away from her current life as Chief Legal Officer at the Montreal Canadiens. She sat down with Desautels Associate Professor Karl Moore to talk about her journey from small-town Quebec to an English-language Cegep, then on to law school and a great job at a big-ticket law firm. On the way, she earned an MBA as a means of becoming a better business adviser.

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Groupe Deschênes mise sur les acquisitions

Fri, 2017-03-24 12:36

Deschênes Group goes all-in for acquisitions 

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Refaire le monde autour d’une bière d’ici

Mon, 2017-03-13 10:58

EMBA grad’s new project is a brewery with a difference

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EMBA information session: April 11, 2017

Tue, 2017-04-11 12:00 - 13:00

Following a short presentation by the EMBA directors, you will be invited to ask questions and to discuss with program alumni who will share their own experience of the EMBA McGill – HEC Montréal program.

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