Media

See what participating CEOs and students have to say about the program.


CEO x 1 Day: Getting a Taste of the Hot Seat

February 29, 2016

Finalist Mohamed Sidibé shares what he learned from Aon Hewitt's managing director Allan Shapira with UTM's newspaper, The Medium.

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Becoming the CEO of Mountain Equipment Co-op for a day.

February 29, 2016

UBC student Scott Henry talks about about his experience leading a large corporation with Windsor's AM 800.

UTM commerce student is CEO for a day

February 29, 2016

Finalist Mohamed Sidibé is interviewed about his experience at Aon Hewitt for UTM's website.

Companies are struggling to understand what they should look for in their future leaders

February 27, 2016

Odgers Berndtson's Eric Beaudan discusses the importance of training the next generation of leaders with Les Affairs magazine. (In French)

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Closing the Leadership Skills Gap

February 26, 2016

CBC's The Exchange speaks with CEO of Ikea Canada, Stefan Sjöstrand and 4th year Ryerson university student, Maria Poonwala about their CEO x 1 Day experience.

Students learning leadership at the side of CEOs

February 24, 2016

University of Alberta interviews Chemical engineering students Nabaa Alam and Henry Su about being selected as CEO x 1 Day finalists.

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CEO for a day: University students get a taste for the top job

February 17, 2016

Financial Post interviews CEOs and students about what they take away from the CEO x 1 Day program.

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University of Alberta student Nabaa Alam spends the day with Dave Mowat

February 16, 2016

Watch a video testimonial of a CEO x 1 Day finalist's experience at ATB Financial.

Norsat Hosts UBC Student for CEO x 1 Day Program

February 9, 2016

Norsat International's website announces President and CEO Dr. Amiee Chan will be shadowed by a UBC Engineering student.

What’s it really like to be CEO for a day?

February 5, 2016

Concordia student Jason Azzoparde shares his experience shadowing the President of PSP Investments.