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Tag: alumni profile

News, research, and other announcements.

March 11, 2015

Michael Schatte: The business of making music

Michael Schatte wanted to be professionally prepared to tackle the music industry. DeGroote gave him the business background he needed.

February 3, 2015

Mary Lou Maher: A champion for ‘being yourself’ at KPMG

As KPMG’s chief diversity officer, Mary Lou Maher's goal is to foster an environment where all employees are comfortable being who they are.

November 28, 2014

Bruce Miller: From pet food to people food, a marketer’s journey to burger central

MBA Alumnus Bruce Miller's marketing career has taken him from a pro sports league to pet food, and eventually co-owner of a burger chain.

November 19, 2014

Dispatches: Mark Stewart’s commitment to community

Mark Stewart's commitment to community engulfs his life. He is a champion for the arts, his alma mater, his city, and his global community.

October 3, 2014

Mossadiq Umedaly: A Career, Cause, and Battle with Cancer

Writer-in-Residence, Gordon Pitts, spoke with alumnus Mossadiq Umedaly about his life, career, and what he got from his time at DeGroote.

August 20, 2014

From the Ramones to the Rockettes: Don Simpson

Gordon Pitts traces the career of DeGroote grad Don Simpson from the Ramones to the Rockettes.

June 2, 2014

Rob Burgess: A lifetime interest in service

On June 9, 2014, Rob Burgess received an honourary Doctor of Laws degree from the DeGroote School of Business.

May 5, 2014

Lazzarato: The importance of teaching leadership

David Lazzarato, B.Comm ’79 and Chair of McMaster’s Board of Governors, has made a significant donation to the school.