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Beedie School of Business professor Peter Tingling's research indicates that the success or failure of NHL teams' draft picks is largely random.

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On the heels of the NHL draft, research from SFU Beedie School of Business professor Peter Tingling suggests that the draft tactics of NHL teams are often no better than randomly assigning players across the entire draft.

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Beedie School of Business alumnus Charles Chang, founder of plant-based nutrition company Vega.

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A historic gift from SFU Beedie School of Business alumnus Charles Chang underscores the School’s commitment to entrepreneurship and innovation.

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Beedie School of Business alumnus Charles Chang, founder of plant-based nutrition company Vega.

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Vega founder Charles Chang makes one of the largest gifts in SFU history.

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First year Beedie School of Business "twins" Stefanie Huffman (left) and Kimberley Venn (right).

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  First year Beedie School of Business undergraduate students Stefanie Huffman and Kimberley Venn could pass for twin sisters. The pair not only share an uncanny resemblance, but also an inherent ability to think alike and work together – one that made them a force to be reckoned with at this year’s Enactus National Exposition.

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Beedie School of Business alumni enjoyed success at the BC Technology Industry Association (BCTIA) 2016 Technology Impact Awards (TIAs).

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The following article about Beedie School of Business full-time MBA graduates Colin Stansfield and Anna Migicovsky was published in the Vancouver Sun on May 5. By Randy Shore, Vancouver Sun.

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Zabeen Hirji, Beedie School of Business alumna and Chief Human Resources Officer at the Royal Bank of Canada.

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Zabeen Hirji, Beedie School of Business alumna and Chief Human Resources Officer at the Royal Bank of Canada, has received the Professional Achievement honour at the 2016 SFU Outstanding Alumni Awards.

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Professor Ali Dastmalchian has begun his new role as Dean of the Beedie School of Business.

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The Beedie School of Business is delighted to welcome its new dean, Professor Ali Dastmalchian. While Monday, January 4 kicks off his first week in a new role, Beedie is most certainly in wise and experienced hands. Professor Dastmalchian served as dean at the Gustavson School of Business, at the University of Victoria, for 10 years.

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Professor Ali Dastmalchian has begun his new role as Dean of the Beedie School of Business.

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The following article was published by the Globe and Mail on September 18.  By Jennifer Lewington. Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business has tapped a veteran dean, international researcher and award-winning teacher as its next leader, effective Jan 1. Ali Dastmalchian says the opportunity to lead a school with Western Canada’s largest business undergraduate program, a fast-growing menu of graduate programs and a focus on entrepreneurship and sustainability proved irresistible.

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Simon Fraser University has appointed Professor Ali Dastmalchian as dean of the Beedie School of Business, effective January 1, 2016.

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SFU’s Beedie School of Business offers researchers a way to bring their world-changing thinking to practical applications in the global marketplace.

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Beedie School of Business alumni Haley and Maney Grewal share more than just their looks. The twin brothers also share a passion for entrepreneurial endeavours – one that was nurtured in the Beedie BBA program.

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From left to right: Casey Dorin, Executive Director of Undergraduate Programs at the Beedie School of Business, Rizwan Qaiser, Rhythm Tang, Lourence Singh, Kanwalnain Grewal, Ridge Pinto, and Sean McKenna, Coordinator, Undergraduate Programs, Surrey Campus, Beedie School of Business.

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Beedie School of Business students again featured prominently in this year’s Surrey Board of Trade’s Top 25 Under 25 Awards.

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Elicia Maine, Academic Director of the Management of Technology MBA program discussing bio nano research with collaborators V.J. Thomas and Armstrong Murira. Photo credit: Barry Shell.

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The following is an excerpt from the full article published in the Globe and Mail on April 8, 2014.  By Jennifer Lewington, Globe and Mail.

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Mark Selman, Program Director, EMBA in Aboriginal Business and Leadership at the Beedie School of Business.

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The following article was published by BC Business on March 30, 2015. By Jessica Barrett.

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Beedie School of Business professor Andrey Pavlov says that new measures being implemented in BC will not dent Vancouver’s housing affordability crisis.

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The following article about a new report prepared for B.C.’s Financial Institutions Commission by Beedie School of Business PhD student Mingxin Li was published by CBC  News on March 11, 2015.

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The following article was published by BC Business on February 24, 2015.

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SFU Mechatronic Systems Engineering student Gursher Sidhu has been accepted for the 2015 Next 36 cohort.

Beedie School of Business News

As one of two SFU students selected for this year’s prestigious Next 36 program, Mechatronic Systems Engineering student Gursher Sidhu is fulfilling a lifelong ambition to pursue a career in entrepreneurship – with a little help from the mentoring initiatives available at SFU.

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Taylor Ward’s innovative energy concept has set a winning pace.

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Ryan Smith CEO for a day

Beedie School of Business News

Simon Fraser University undergraduate student Ryan Smith will spend Thursday, February 19 walking in a CEO’s shoes. He surpassed competitors from five local universities to secure a spot at the helm of Goldcorp alongside CEO and President Chuck Jeannes in B.C.’s inaugural CEO for a Day competition.

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SFU students Gursher Sidhu and Lauren Watkins have been selected for the 2015 Next 36 cohort.

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Simon Fraser University undergraduate students Gursher Sidhu and Lauren Watkins have been named to the 2015 cohort of The Next 36, a national initiative aimed at transforming Canada’s most promising post-secondary students into leading entrepreneurs.

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Beedie School of Business assistant professor Brent McFerran.

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The following article about research by Beedie School of Business assistant professor Brent McFerran  was published in the Globe and Mail on January 26, 2015.

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Student’s concept of insoles that would store electricity when we walk snares berth in international design competition.

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The JDC West Legacy Fund is intended to make scenes such as this – the 2015 SFU JDC West team celebrating their achievements – an annual occurrence.

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Undergraduate students at the Beedie School of Business continued their recent run of success at the prestigious JDC West case competition, earning two gold medals and a total of three podium places in individual categories.

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The Beedie School of Business ICBC team took home gold in the Human Resources category, and silver in both Marketing and Accounting.

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Three teams of undergraduate students from the Beedie School of Business have earned podium places at the prestigious Inter Collegiate Business Competition (ICBC), Canada’s oldest and longest running business case competition.

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A new certificate program from Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business will teach scientists and engineers the skills necessary to make their inventions a commercial success.

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New research from Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business indicates that food and drink manufacturers are contributing to the world’s growing obesity crisis through deceptive and confusing marketing.

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Beedie School of Business undergraduate students Rohith Manhas (right) and  Viktor Holicek (left) were the recipients of the Export Development Canada 2014 International Business Scholarship.

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The following article was published in the Globe and Mail on January 9, 2015. By Jennifer Lewington.

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Members of the first cohort of the Beedie School of Business' Americas MBA for Executives program marked their time in Vancouver with a friendly game of soccer in Stanley Park.

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The following article was published in Business in Vancouver’s Sounding Board December edition.

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Beedie School of Business News

Three teams of undergraduate students from the Beedie School of Business have netted top twenty finishes in the  Montréal Exchange Options Trading Simulation competition. Beedie undergraduate student Mitchell Wong triumphed over almost 1,500 entrants to bag the silver medal in the competition, netting $5,000 in prize money for his efforts. Two other teams from Simon Fraser University also placed in the top 20, with Xiaomeng Liu and Yingliang Sun placing 16th, and the team of […]

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Business for a Better World Case Competition

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A team of MBA students from the Beedie School of Business has progressed to the final round of the prestigious Business for a Better World Case Competition, where they will take the stage at the 2015 World Economic Forum.

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Beedie School of Business Assistant Professor Brent Lyons.

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The following article was published in the Globe and Mail on December 18, 2014.

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Shan Shan Fu, Beedie alumna and co-founder of ConceptKicker, pitching at Startup Weekend Vancouver.

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Beedie School of Business alumna and co-founder of ConceptKicker, Shan Shan Fu, triumphed over 250 cities, 83 countries, and more than 25,000 entrepreneurs to take first place at the world’s largest business startup competition, Global Startup Battle.

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RADIUS, the Beedie School of Business’ social venture lab and incubator, has partnered with the MaRS Centre for Impact Investing on a new national investment fund for ventures committed to tackling social and environmental challenges.

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The interdisciplinary Entrepreneurship and Innovation certificate cohort showcased their health-related startup ideas at SFU's Surrey campus.

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A non-invasive home blood-testing device, an online counseling service, and a “big-brother” style service for grandparents and young children were some of the health-related startup ideas showcased by undergraduate students from faculties across Simon Fraser University.

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Darrell Burnham, Beedie School of Business alumnus and executive director of Coast Mental Health, has been announced as the winner of the Service to the Community Award in Simon Fraser University’s 2014 Outstanding Alumni Awards.

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The following article was published in Business in Vancouver on December 9, 2014, and profiles BIV Top 40 Under 40 Award winner and Beedie School of Business lecturer in entrepreneurship and innovation Sarah Lubik.

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Beedie School of Business alumna Dr. Amiee Chan has been named on the Women’s Executive Network (WXN) Canada’s Most Powerful Women Top 100 list – the third consecutive year that she has been recognized on this prestigious list.

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RADIUS, the Beedie School of Business’ social innovation lab and venture incubator, has launched two new initiatives designed to transform students at Simon Fraser University into the next generation of game-changing social entrepreneurs.

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The Canadian healthcare system is one that Canada can rightly be proud of – but that is not to say that there is not work needed. Specific improvements relating to equality, cost, and access would address the challenges faced by the system, for the benefit of all Canadians.

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From left to right: John DeLucchi, Vancouver city leader, PwC Canada, Blaize Horner Reich, Dean of the Beedie School of Business, and Barry MacDonald, Partner, Tax Services practice, PwC Canada.

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A $125,000 gift from PwC Canada will create a state-of-the-art study space for students at Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business.

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Beedie School of Business students, faculty and staff gathered to express their gratitude to Ryan Beedie at the second annual Beedie Appreciation Night.

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Beedie School of Business students, faculty and staff gathered to express their gratitude to the Beedie family for their record-setting $22 million gift at the second annual Beedie Appreciation Night.

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Beedie School of Business Assistant Professor Brent Lyons.

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New research from Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business indicates that organizations could benefit by encouraging employees to talk about their religion in the workplace.

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Beedie School of Business Management of Technology MBA graduate Kody Baker.

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Kody Baker has parlayed his Beedie School of Business education into a new venture – one that could revolutionize transportation around Vancouver.

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Beedie School of Business alumni Sarah Lubik and Amit Sandhu have been named among BC’s top entrepreneurs, executives and professionals in this year’s Business in Vancouver Forty Under 40 awards.

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From left to right: Dr. Nancy McKinstry, Sandra Stuart, COO, HSBC Bank Canada and Beedie School of Business Dean Dr. Blaize Horner Reich

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A trio of awards recognizing outstanding efforts in promoting diversity in business were presented today at the Simon Fraser University 2014 Nancy McKinstry Awards for Leadership in Diversity.

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New Beedie School of Business Dean Blaize Reich welcomed the new cohorts of graduate students at the Segal Graduate School.

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As the first day of the new academic year heralds the start of a journey for students beginning their programs, this year also marks a landmark for the Beedie School of Business, as it finds itself under the tutelage of a new Dean.    

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Ian McCarthy, associate dean of graduate programs at SFU’s Beedie School of Business, has for the second year in a row been included on a prestigious list of the top 50 professors using Twitter.  

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The following is an excerpt from the full article published in the Georgia Straight on August 20, 2014, and features comment from Beedie School of Business lecturer in entrepreneurship and innovation Sarah Lubik.

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The Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University will this fall welcome back Vancouver radio station CKNW News Talk 980 to the Segal Graduate School to garner leadership insights from some of BC’s top CEOs in the Leadership Talks Series.

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