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The McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA shines in public speaking competition

Fri, 02/19/2021 - 11:13
A student, 2 graduates and an employee of HEC Montréal stood out during a speech and speech evaluation competition, organized by Toastmasters International, on February 6. Jean-François Bertrand, EMBA 2014 graduate - 1st place in French speech evaluation; Michel R. Filion, employee of HEC Montréal - 1st place in English speech; André-Robert Marsan, current [...]

Dominique Mathieu Named Vice President, Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp.

Tue, 02/09/2021 - 09:37
Dominique Mathieu (current EMBA McGill-HEC Montreal participant in the class of 2021) was recently promoted to Vice President, Counsel for Pratt & Whitney Canada and Corporate Secretary for Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp. In this role, Dominique will provide leadership and management direction to Pratt & Whitney Canada, including its businesses in Poland [...]

Aix-Marseille University awards honorary doctorate to Professor Alain Pinsonneault

Mon, 02/01/2021 - 15:18
In honour of his exceptional commitment to academic excellence, France’s Aix-Marseille University recently conferred the title of Doctor Honoris Causa upon Professor Alain Pinsonneault. As the Imasco Chair of Information Systems and Distinguished James McGill Professor in the Desautels Faculty of Management, Pinsonneault has established a reputation for high-quality, innovative research in the field [...]

Fondation de l’Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont welcomes EMBA alumna as Executive Director

Sun, 01/24/2021 - 09:05
Alumna Julie Desharnais (EMBA’19) recently accepted a new role as the executive director of the Fondation de l’Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont. Desharnias spent eleven years as Deputy Director General of the Dr. Julien Foundation before rising to the position of Vice President of Canadian Strategic Initiatives at the Canadian Cancer Society. Desharnais brings a strong body of professional [...]

Elliot Lifson (EMBA Class of 2020’s patron) named to the Order of Canada by the Governor General

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 14:18
Elliot Lifson was named to the Order of Canada for his contribution to Canada's economic growth as well as for his tremendous involvement in his industry and the community. Our Patron of the 2020 class shares words of wisdom and inspiration. How did you receive this news? I was very moved [...]

Kate Arthur (EMBA 2021) chosen amongst Canada’s top 100 most powerful women by WXN

Thu, 12/03/2020 - 13:13
In the BMO Entrepreneurs category recognizing women who own and operate thriving businesses, Kate was chosen for the work as Founder and CEO of Kids Code Jeunesse. Kate Arthur leads Kids Code Jeunesse, a charity that mobilizes communities to build a better future through digital skills education. Raised in the U.K., Nigeria, Saudi [...]

Alexis Gaiptman (EMBA 2021) was named Executive Director – Canada with Humanity & Inclusion (previously known as Handicap International)

Thu, 11/26/2020 - 12:12
Alexis Gaiptman (EMBA 2021) was named Executive Director - Canada with Humanity & Inclusion (previously known as Handicap International). This charity has a mission of working in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. It stands alongside vulnerable populations, including people with disabilities, to help meet their basic needs, improve their living [...]

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