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Business Administration and Tourism and Hospitality Management Career Week
Fall 2017
October 30th to November 2nd

HNon-Profit Sector FA2017ave you ever thought of working for a nonprofit organization? There are an estimated 171,000 nonprofit sector organizations in Canada employing over 2 million people. This talk will discuss the work opportunities in this growing, dynamic sector.

Expert:

Brian Posavad - President & CEO of the YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth

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Curious about a career in Accounting or Finance? Attend this panel to learn direct from industry professionals about the exciting careers available to you.

Expert Panel:

Nicholas Bell - Senior Associate, Assurance – Private Company Services, PwC

Bob Kolanko - Director of Payroll and Accounts Payable, NS Health Authority
Kevin Mattson
- Manager, Financial Operations with NSLC
Paul Ryan - Commercial Account Manager, CUA

Accounting and Finance FA2017

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Do you want to own your own business? Hear about the personal experiences of local entrepreneurs and how they achieved success.

Expert Panel:

Mike Tanner - Freelance Web Developer
Jakki Brierley-Shorrock - Business Strategy & Planning, Marketing, Business Development, Interim Management, ECommerce & Distribution Solutions Specialists
Kristen O'Keefe - Lawyer & Notary Public, O'Keefe Law

Entrepreneurship FA2017

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Are you intrigued by the idea of a job in marketing? Attend this session to learn about what it takes to be successful in marketing.

Expert Panel:

Tara MacDonald - Fitness Club Owner, Tara MacDonald Fit Club
David Tonen - Marketing Strategist & Partner, Be Responsive Media
Lori Cox - Owner & President, Red Dragon Marketing

Marketing FA2017

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Come to this panel to hear a discussion about potential careers and the skills required to be an effective Manager in various types of organizations.

Expert Panel:

Kristin Williams - President & CEO, Junior Achievement of Nova Scotia
Heather Gojanovich - Retail Store Manager, RBC, Royal Bank
Jim Hepworth - Director of Community Programs and Corporate Services, Confederacy of Mainland Mi'kmaq
Michelle Thomason - Director, Organizational Health & Professional Services, Department of Labour and Advanced Education, Province of Nova Scotia

Management FA2017

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Curious about the functions of human resources with in the modern organization? Attend this panel to hear direct from experts in the field.

Expert Panel:

Sadie Harvey - Human Resources Generalist, Marriott
April Howe - CCC, Partner and Practice Leader, Career Transition, Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, Human Capital Solutions
Bev McCann - Talent Delivery Manager, Randstad Sourceright: Global Talent Acquisition & Management
Bimla Rana - Human Resources Coordinator, Hampton Inn by Hilton and Homewood Suites by Hilton
Kevin Richardson - Director of People Resources, Delta

SHRM FA2017

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Attend this event to learn about the many careers available to you in the growing field of Tourism and Hospitality Management.

Expert Panel:

Katheryn Elson - Director of Sales, Hampton Inn & Suites Dartmouth
Sarah Burden - Operations Assistant, Atlantic Tours
Adam Bower - Owner and General Manager, Grand Banker Bar & Grill and Brigantine Inn
Max Rastelli - Owner, Segway Nova Scotia

Tourism FA2017

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