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Spotted at TRSM

TRSM is deeply connected to business and community leaders across a wide range of industries. Each week, we welcome a variety of outstanding distinguished speakers to meet with students in class and at events. 

Here are some of the leaders who have visited TRSM recently.

The Right Honourable Paul Martin, Chief R. Stacey LaForme, JP Gladu and Dr. Steven Murphy

Barb Atkin, Retired VP Fashion Direction, Holt Renfrew

Barb Atkin, Retired VP Fashion Direction, Holt Renfrew, spoke to Ted Rogers MBA students as part of the Global Issues Speaker Series.

Will Poho, Owner and Former CEO, Moose Knuckles Canada Inc.

Will Poho, Owner and Former CEO, Moose Knuckles Canada Inc., spoke to Ted Rogers MBA students as part of the Global Issues Speaker Series.

Trish Hennessy, Founding Director, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

Trish Hennessy, Founding Director, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, joined TRSM's Centre for Labour Management and Relations (CLMR) for "The 2018 Election...and a Good Jobs Strategy" event.

Amit Saini, President, National R&D

Amit Saini, President, National R&D, spoke to Ted Rogers MBA students as part of the Global Issues Speaker Series.

Jeffrey Kroeker, Founding Partner, Civis Law LLP

Jeffrey Kroeker, Founding Partner, Civis Law LLP, spoke to Ted Rogers MBA students as part of the Global Issues Speaker Series.

Bill Moir, Brand Manager, Tim Hortons

Bill Moir, Brand Manager, Tim Hortons, spoke to Ted Rogers MBA students as part of the Global Issues Speaker Series.

Susan Motkaluk, CEO, Southbridge Development Corporation

Susan Motkaluk, CEO, Southbridge Development Corporation, spoke to Ted Rogers MBA students as part of the Global Issues Speaker Series.

Janice Fukakusa

Janice Fukakusa, CAO and CFO of RBC, spoke to Ted Rogers MBA students.

Panel on Aboriginal Entrepreneurship. From left: Marci Ien, The Right Honourable Paul Martin, JP Gladu and Chief R. Stacey LaForme

The Right Honourable Paul Martin, Canada's 21st Prime Minister

The Right Honourable Paul Martin, Canada's 21st Prime Minister, joined TRSM for the Panel on Aboriginal Entrepreneurship.

Marci Ien, Broadcast Journalist, CTV

Broadcast journalist Marci Ien moderated the Panel on Aboriginal Entrepreneurship featuring The Right Honourable Paul Martin, JP Gladu and Chief R. Stacey LaForme.

Chief R. Stacey LaForme, Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation

Chief R. Stacey LaForme, Chief, Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation, joined TRSM for the Panel on Aboriginal Entrepreneurship.

JP Gladu, President & CEO, Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB)

JP Gladu, President & CEO, Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), joined TRSM for the Panel on Aboriginal Entrepreneurship.

The Honourable Anne McLellan, Chair of the Government of Canada's Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation

The Honourable Anne McLellan, Chair of the Government of Canada's Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation, launched The Regulation of Cannabis: The Future of the Ethical and Regulatory Environment of Cannabis, a symposium hosted by the Ted Rogers Leadership Centre.

Heather Conway, Executive Vice-President of English Services, CBC

Heather Conway, Executive Vice-President of English Services, CBC, joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

Julia Shin Doi, Marni Dicker and Karyn Bradley

Julia Shin Doi (General Counsel and Secretary, Ryerson Board of Governors), Marni Dicker (Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Infrastructure Ontario), and Karyn Bradley (Managing Partner, Gowling WLG) joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class for a lively Women in Law panel discussion.

From left to right: Darryl Sittler, Rick Vaive, Distinguished Counsel in Residence Ralph Lean, Professor Cheri Bradish, Lanny McDonald, and Paul Henderson.

Hockey Legends Paul Henderson, Lanny McDonald, Darryl Sittler and Rick Vaive

Hockey legends Paul Henderson, Lanny McDonald, Darryl Sittler and Rick Vaive joined our International Sport Marketing class (MKT 829) for a special Maple Leafs Alumni Panel event.

Julia Hanigsberg, President & CEO, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

Julia Hanigsberg, President & CEO, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, visited the Jim Pattison Ethical Leadership Education and Research Program for the Junior Fellows Executive Luncheon.

From left to right: Maurice Mazerolle, director of CLMR; Emanuela Heyninck, Commissioner, Pay Equity Office; Minister Indira Naidoo-Harris; Dean Steven Murphy

Hon. Indira Naidoo-Harris, Minister of Status of Women & Minister Responsible for Early Years and Child Care

The Honourable Indira Naidoo-Harris, Minister of Status of Women and Minister Responsible for Early Years and Child Care, gave a keynote address at Ontario's Next Steps Towards Women's Economic Empowerment, a conference organized by the Centre for Labour Management Relations.

Bill Blair, Member of Parliament, Scarborough Southwest

Bill Blair, Member of Parliament, Scarborough Southwest, and former Chief of Toronto Police, joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

Ted Graham, Head of Open Innovation, General Motors

Ted Graham, Head of Open Innovation, General Motors, joined the School of Accounting & Finance Advisory Council Speaker Series for An Evening with Ted Graham.

Adrienne Batra, Editor-in-Chief, Toronto Sun and 24 Hours Toronto

Adrienne Batra, Editor-in-Chief, Toronto Sun and 24 Hours Toronto, joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

Stephen LeDrew, Broadcaster, CP24 Live at Noon

Stephen LeDrew, Broadcaster, CP24 Live at Noon, joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

Don Meehan, President, Newport Sports Management Inc.

Don Meehan, President, Newport Sports Management Inc., joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

Lawrence Herman, Associate Counsel, Cassels Brock LLP

Lawrence Herman, Associate Counsel, Cassels Brock LLP, joined the Ryerson Economics and Management Science Course Union (EMSCU) for their NAFTA Speaker Night.

Jeffrey Orridge, Commissioner, Canadian Football League (CFL)

Jeffrey Orridge, Commissioner, CFL, joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

John Tory, Mayor of Toronto

Mayor John Tory joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

Kirstine Stewart, Chief Strategy Officer, Diply

Kirstine Stewart, Chief Strategy Officer, Diply, joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

Patrick Brown, Leader, Ontario Progressive Conservative Party

Ontario PC Leader Patrick Brown joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

Julianna Greenspan, Partner, Greenspan Partners LLP

Julianna Greenspan joined Ralph Lean's Law, Business, Politics – The Real World (LAW 722) class.

The Honourable Brian V. Tobin, Vice Chair, BMO Capital Markets, Investment & Corporate Banking, chats with Ted Rogers MBA students.

The Honourable Brian V. Tobin, Vice Chair, BMO Capital Markets, Investment & Corporate Banking

The Honourable Brian V. Tobin, Vice Chair, BMO Capital Markets (Investment & Corporate Banking) joined Ralph Lean's Regulation, Government & Socially Responsible Management (MB/MT8108) class.

Mitchell Cohen, President, The Daniels Corporation

Mitchell Cohen, President, The Daniels Corporation, joined Ralph Lean's Regulation, Government & Socially Responsible Management (MB/MT8108) class.

Valerie Chort, VP Corporate Citizenship, RBC

Valerie Chort, VP Corporate Citizenship, RBC, joined Ralph Lean's Regulation, Government & Socially Responsible Management (MB/MT8108) class.

The Honourable Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario

The Honourable Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario, joined Ralph Lean's Regulation, Government & Socially Responsible Management (MB/MT8108) class.

Mark Shapiro, President & CEO, Toronto Blue Jays

Mark Shapiro, President & CEO, Toronto Blue Jays, joined Ralph Lean's Regulation, Government & Socially Responsible Management (MB/MT8108) class.

John Levy, Chairman & CEO, theScore Inc.

John Levy, Chairman & CEO, theScore Inc., joined Ralph Lean's Regulation, Government & Socially Responsible Management (MB/MT8108) class.

David MacNaughton, Canadian Ambassador to the United States

David MacNaughton, Canadian Ambassador to the United States, joined Ralph Lean's Regulation, Government & Socially Responsible Management (MB/MT8108) class.

Lisa Kimmel, President & CEO, Edelman Canada

Lisa Kimmel, President & CEO, Edelman Canada, joined Ralph Lean's Regulation, Government & Socially Responsible Management (MB/MT8108) class.

John Crow, Former Governor, Bank of Canada

John Crow, the Former Bank of Canada Governor, joined us for An Evening with John Crow on September 28, 2016.