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Tag: alumni profile

News, research, and other announcements.

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.

September 4, 2015

Teresa Cascioli, BCom ’83: M is for Money

Teresa Cascioli, BCom ’83 launches her newest entrepreneurial venture – M is for Money - a children’s book series on financial literacy.

September 2, 2015

Brad Hardy, MBA ’93: To compete, you must collaborate

Brad Hardy, MBA '93 shares some advice on working in New York City - to compete, you must collaborate.

August 26, 2015

Rick Nino, MBA ’79: A continental commuter

Rick Nino, MBA '79, shares what it is like to be a citizen of the world and a commuter across many boundaries.