Executive MBA alumna Amiee Chan named among Canada’s 100 most powerful women

Dec 08, 2014

amiee chanBeedie 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.

Chan, who is President & CEO of satellite communications company Norsat, is listed in the BMO Arts and Communications category, which recognizes women who have shaped Canadian thinking and culture through the profound impact they have made in the Arts or Communications arenas.

Since assuming her role of President & CEO of Norsat in 2006, Chan has overseen significant growth in the company’s revenue and substantially expanded its product portfolio.

She graduated from the Beedie Executive MBA program in 2003, and is a member of the Beedie School of Business Dean’s Advisory Board, where she advises the Dean and faculty on strategy, and assists the School in the accomplishment of its mission and objectives.

The WXN Top 100 Awards recognize strong, fearless female leaders across Canada in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors.

Over the past decade WXN has honoured 800 women in the Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Awards. The Beedie School of Business is Co-Partner of the Top 100 Awards, and National Education Partner of the WXN.

To view the full list of WXN Top 100 award winners, visit www.wxnetwork.com/top-100/top-100-winners/