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Nominations now open for 2018 CBE Alumni Awards

Posted on Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

2018 Alumni Awards - Call for nominations

University of Guelph business and economics alumni are making a difference in workplaces and communities across Canada and around the world. In an effort to recognize these exceptional individuals, the College of Business and Economics is reaching out to alumni to nominate U of G business alumni for a Notable Alumni Award or the 10x10 Alumni with Impact Award.

These prestigious awards represent the highest level of recognition the College gives to its alumni, and nominations for the 2018 awards are now open.

The Notable Alumni Award recognizes alumni who have achieved outstanding accomplishments in their professional and personal lives, and are inspiring to fellow alumni and students.

Our recent notable alumni have held senior executive roles in some of today’s most successful companies and brands, revolutionized their chosen professions or industry, or started a successful entrepreneurial venture. Previous Notable Alumni award recipients include:

  • Scott McGillivray – TV Host, Real Estate Investor, Contract
  • Martin Castellan – Co-Founder & CAO, Skyline Group
  • Kim Parlee – VP, TD Wealth Management
  • Sharon Macleod – VP Personal Care, North America, Unilever
  • See complete list of previous recipients


The 10x10 Alumni with Impact Award recognizes 10 incredible alumni who are within 10 years of their graduation date and have achieved rapid and significant growth in their careers.

These alumni have garnered significant responsibility and influence within their respective industries and organizations, and are well on their way to reaching incredible heights and success in their career. Previous 10x10 award recipients include:

  • Gavin Armstrong – President & CEO, Lucky Iron Fish
  • Ingrid Berkeley-Brown – Superintendent, Peel Regional Police
  • Dian Chaaban – Investment Advisor, RBC Dominion Securities
  • Adam Carapela – VP, Tricar Group
  • See complete list of previous recipients


Do you know U of G alumni who are actively improving life? Help the College recognize them this year by nominating them for a 2018 alumni award!

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