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Melody Adhami
January 7, 2020

Melody Adhami: Billion Dollar Woman

Melody Adhami, MBA ’07, CEO of Havas Canada, is challenging the status quo and formulating new technologies to enhance the human experience.

November 4, 2019

Mac grad chosen for International Horatio Alger Award

Walter Schroeder, MBA ’69, is following in the footsteps of Wayne Gretzky — not on the ice, but as a champion of higher education.

October 17, 2019

Felesky Advice: Diversify your experiences and work on your weaknesses

Adam Felesky and MBA alumna and inaugural winner, Jessica Marangos, have a candid interview about business and education.

June 3, 2019

Back where it all began: Executive and entrepreneur Teresa Cascioli to receive honorary degree from McMaster

Cascioli, BCom '83, was the first member of her family to attend university. Now, she's receiving an honorary degree from her alma mater.

Mary Lou Maher
April 25, 2019

Small-town roots, big-city dreams: Mary Lou Maher receives Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award

Coming out as a gay woman was an important step along her path to becoming a leader in fostering inclusion and diversity at KPMG.

April 24, 2019

A lifetime of excellence: McMaster honours global business leaders Sarah Casanova, Mary Lou Maher, Mark John Stewart

It's going to be a year to remember for three distinguished business alumni.

May 14, 2018

Celebrating a global business leader: Looking back on the life and legacy of Dino Trevisani

Dino Trevisani, BCom '87, will receive the 2018 Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award.

May 23, 2017

Digital disruptors: DeGroote alumni are shaking up the establishment

No industry is immune to digital transformation. Three DeGroote alumni share insights and experiences from our shifting economic landscape.

March 20, 2017

Our link to the future: How blockchain is transforming the digital space

Anne Connelly, MBA ’10, is passionate about blockchain technology and harnessing its potential to transform lives.

March 17, 2017

Marlie Morrison takes us inside the magical world of Disney

It all started with a mouse! Alumna Marlie Morrison shares her story on travel, passion, and leading a team for Disney.

February 23, 2017

DeGroote alumna is saving the world’s most precious resource, one innovation at a time

Real Tech helps detect contaminants, reduce energy and water consumption, protect public health, and minimize pollution of our waterways.

February 16, 2017

On the cutting edge: DeGroote students learning from tech giant Dyson

In recent years, Dyson has made a habit of hiring students from DeGroote for their business insights, practical skills, and fresh thinking.