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Sarah Casanova
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.

Chris Bondarenko
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.

Anne Connelly
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.

Marlie Morrison
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.

Jodi Glover
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.

Tanya Walker
January 3, 2017

Law abiding citizen: Tanya Walker is one of Toronto’s top litigators

Alumna Tanya Walker wanted to become a successful Bay Street lawyer. She knew a DeGroote Commerce degree would help get her there.

Kevin Patterson
March 29, 2016

Top 3 Tips for becoming executive ready

Realizing your goal of attaining an executive level position is possible. It all starts with believing in yourself.

Rick Ferron
March 21, 2016

Niagara EMS Deputy Chief praises DeGroote’s MHM program

The skills Rick Ferron acquired through the Master of Health Management program significantly contributed to his career advancement.

November 5, 2015

Mike Heenan, MBA ’08: Influencing health changes

One moment in 2002 affirmed to Mike Heenan that people can create change in the public service, and make things better for society.

September 18, 2015

Lisa Mattam, MBA ’01: The science of life

Lisa Mattam, BSc ’97 & MBA ’01 recently launched an organic skincare line, Sahajan.