“Completing my MBA in hospitality and tourism management helped my career, sure, but it also charted a new direction for my life. Read More... ”
Karim Ismail, MBA HTM 2008, Director of Sales, Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites
For one University of Guelph alumnus, earning his MBA was the investment he needed to catapult his career. Read More...
Vito Curalli, MBA HTM 2005, Executive Director, Canada, Latin America & International, Hilton Worldwide Sales
“I am amazed at the contributions to agriculture made by our alumni. Read More...”
Dr. Tom Funk, Adjunct Professor, College of Management and Economics, Professor Emeritus, Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph
"We were really pleased to have one of our managers in the University of Guelph MBA. Not only did he benefit from the experience, but our company did too. The management project he worked on helped us a great deal with a very important and complex issue we were facing."
Syngenta Global Head Office AG Global Productline Head, Basel, Switzerland
"Getting my MBA was a lifetime dream. Guelph made it easy to cope with the challenges and interesting to learn new dynamics within the marketplace. The application that I learnt will assist me in moving forward with my executive career into new heights of achievement. Great mentors that provided a compact program. Thank you Guelph University for polishing my credentials and building my confidence."
Former President Contiki Holidays Canada
"I am grateful to have had encouragement and support from a versatile and knowledgeable faculty who went out of their way to accommodate my complex schedule around commuting, family and work life. My MBA degree has given me the background I needed to secure an excellent career opportunity."
Regional Sales Director, Sodexho Marriott Services Canada Ltd, Burlington, Ontario
"This is an MBA specifically geared to meet the needs of people working in agribusiness. There is good synergy when the program includes government, producers and various industry representatives. Through this interaction, I am gaining valuable knowledge in all aspects of agricultural management."
Director, Business, Development Branch, Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and Marketing, Truro, Nova Scotia
"The management skills that I gained have definitely enhanced what I can offer my partners and clients."
Ronald T. Terra,
DVM, Partner, Lander Veterinary Clinic, Turlock California
"Going back to the University from the industry, I had my doubts of how the program was going to help me. Within the first few weeks, I knew I made the right decision. I realized that what I was learning would help me advance my career and develop my management and personal skills. I had no problem getting the degree recognized by the industry in Cyprus. I believe the program has made me a better manager."
International Marketing Manager, Head of International Office, CIIM Business School, Cyprus
"The MBA program at the University of Guelph was an incredible experience for me! The faculty and staff were very friendly and helpful. This program gave me the opportunity to learn updated business practices and core business skills in a competitive environment. The well structured curriculum incorporating cutting edge teaching, grounded in fundamental business practices not only provided me with the necessary skills and understanding to successfully advance in my career; but also helped me to greatly enhance my self confidence and enabled me to grow both professionally and personally. With the knowledge and experience gained, I continuously look for every opportunity to meaningfully contribute towards the advancement of the company I work for. Thank you very much for giving me the opportunity to be an alumnus of this great University!"
MBA Class of 2006, Training Manager, Compass Group