The study of business history in Canada has received a $2 million endowment from The Wilson Foundation. The endowment will support the Canadian Business History Association’s (CBHA/ACHA) mandate of encouraging the study of the country’s commercial history. The first $1 million of the endowment is immediate while the second $1 million will be triggered by matching donations. I am a co-founder, Board Member, and the Secretary-Treasurer of the CBHA/ACHA.
It gives me great pleasure to let you know that I have joined The Veritas Foundation as its Executive Director. I look forward to working with the team at Veritas to launch its new Donor Advised Fund, and to develop
It gives me great pleasure to welcome Thao Phuong Le as the newest Bonham Scholar to the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. The Bonham Scholarship is awarded to a student entering the full-time MBA program at
I am thrilled that my short biography of businessman and philanthropist Joseph L. Rotman has been published by the The Canadian Encyclopedia. Rotman was a prominent businessman who was active in oil trading, oil and gas exploration, merchant banking, real estate and venture
I am pleased to let you know that my concise biography of Canadian businessman and philanthropist Richard M. Ivey has been published by The Canadian Encyclopedia. Most people will know Richard Ivey as the benefactor of the Ivey School of
I was honoured to have participated in this panel discussion on the challenges facing investors during this health crisis and post-lockdown. Discussion included the impact on M&A activity, venture capital, and the financial industry in general. Fellow panelist Andrew Hall,
A big welcome to the 2019 recipient of the Bonham Scholarship in the MBA program at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. Guleeka Dhawan is an MBA Candidate 2021 who began her study program in September of this
You are invited to the book launch for The Governors of the Bank of Canada, the recently published book which contains my biography of Mark Carney, former Governor of the Bank of Canada and current Governor of the Bank of
I am excited to be joining the Advisory Board of Crimson Asset Management of Toronto, an independent and leading boutique investment firm specializing in US and Canadian small cap investing founded by Ken Jesudian and Anthony Ferrari. Crimson is a
It was great to meet so many people at the Massey College book launch for Becoming 150: 150 Years of Canadian Business History. The book presents informative insight into the development of Canada’s economy and business sectors since Confederation in 1867.