StartUp

Jillian Ruiz (EMBA 2021) launches a Mask shop online

“My sister and I launched our very first online shop last week. What turned out as a hobby is now becoming a full time gig,” explained current McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA participant Jillian Ruiz. In response to the current COVID-19 crisis, the sisters founded Masque & Co. in order to provide adults [...]

2020-05-22T14:42:39+00:00

Daleyne Guay (EMBA 2016) launches a book for entrepreneurs

Over the course of his career, Daleyne Guay, a 2016 McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumnus, created and then sold eight companies, in different industries. To say that he knows something about entrepreneurship is an understatement! "Every day, people ask me how to go about starting a business and whether they should [...]

2020-05-11T13:46:03+00:00

Jean-François Godmer (EMBA 2014) joins Poka as Global Channel Program Director

Jean-François Godmer, a 2014 McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA graduate, recently joined Poka as Global Channel Program Director. Poka is a Quebec-based startup developing a complete solution to digitize factory-floor information processing. The company has experienced rapid growth;  its recent round of funding brought their total investment to $17M to develop innovative [...]

2019-10-28T10:37:36+00:00

Stéphane Fortin (EMBA 2018) launches Divicor inc.

Stéphane Fortin, a 2018 McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA graduate, had a new company project in mind well before his admission to the McGill-HEC Montréal Executive MBA: Divicor Inc. The firm’s unique approach is in providing foreign companies in a highly technical field - graphic communications and printability - representation in Canada [...]

2018-12-12T16:52:05+00:00

Fabien Navet (EMBA 2014) announces the creation of Neolegal

Fabien Navet (EMBA 2014) announces the creation of Neolegal Fabien Navet, a 2014 McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA graduate, recently announced the creation of Neolegal, a legal services company the objective of which is to facilitate access to justice in Quebec through an intelligent use of technology. “It was during the EMBA that I [...]

2018-09-21T09:55:58+00:00