Sandra Horvath appointed as Chair of Beedie’s Business Technology Management Advisory Board

Mar 09, 2017


Sandra Horvath, Chair of Beedie’s Business Technology Management Advisory Board

The Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University announces the appointment of Sandra Horvath as Chair of the Business Technology Management (BTM) Advisory Board.

Horvath is an experienced executive in the technology industry, who currently works as Senior Director of Business Development for Sage software, a leading global provider of accounting, ERP and other business management applications and services for small and medium sized business. She is passionate about encouraging diversity and engagement in the tech sector and serves as president of Vancouver Women in Tech. She is also an SFU alumna, holding an MBA in Management of Technology from the university.

The BTM certificate is aimed at providing students with skills in technology and business which enable them to design, implement and lead changes necessary for progressive organizations. Upon completion of the BTM certificate, SFU graduates join an elite group of business professionals supported by a national coalition of employers.

Along with developing interpersonal communications, collaboration, and leadership skills, BTM students learn to analyze business processes, design appropriate technology-based solutions and lead projects.

Horvath replaces outgoing chair Nelson Lah, whose substantial contributions to the BTM program over the past four years are sincerely appreciated.

For more information about the BTM Certificate, visit http://beedie.sfu.ca/btm/about/.