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Holt Renfrew SVP Kimberly Grabel Takes the Stage at October summit

Kimberly Grabel, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Customer Experience for Holt Renfrew, will join the Corporate State: Toronto Summit on October 23. As a Panelist on the “Retail Will Never Be The Same Again!” Roundtable at the 10th Annual Summit, Kimberly will reveal innovative and exciting ideas for the future in the fashion  retailing industry. Kimberly brings extensive […]

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The Imagination Catalyst: Petra Kassun-Mutch brings “things” from “Fab Labs”

A dynamic women who lives up to her eye-catching title – Petra Kassun-Mutch is the Executive Director of the Imagination Catalyst (OCAD U’s new entrepreneurship and commercialization centre) at the Ontario College of Art & Design University whose mission is to launch new companies and commercialize products created by OCAD U students, faculty and alumni. Petra will join the […]

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Meet Digital Media Zone’s Valerie Fox

Valerie Fox is one creative dynamo!  An inventor with multiple patents and an award-winning digital media designer, she is also the Executive Director of the Digital Media Zone at Ryerson University, one of Canada’s largest incubators and multi-disciplinary co-working spaces for young entrepreneurs. So what a perfect fit she is for The Corporate State: Toronto’s Roundtable “Fab […]

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On Cloudmaking, Curiosity and …

Innovation expert Karen A. Morris has brought her brilliant, breakthrough thinking to several Corporate State summits. She just participated on the “Auction Economy” panel at the October 2 Corporate State: Toronto summit at First Canadian Place and – as she always does -  rocked the room! We are excited to share her recent TEDx talk […]

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BMO’s Lynn Roger Takes On “Sensitivity Training”

Gender-based collaboration, Twitter/texting/, experiential CVs, Google+, fictionalized personalities: They are all having a profound impact on the way we communicate, interact and establish a new set of competencies for the future. Etiquette, traditional skills, social interaction and decision-making no longer look the same. Lynn will discuss how and why employers must harness new competencies, educators […]

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Jane Francisco of Chatelaine Magazine talks the Venting Renaissance

Jane Francisco, Editor in Chief of Chatelaine Magazine, will be featured on the “Venting Renaissance” roundtable discussion at the upcoming Corporate State: Toronto summit for Women CEOs and Senior Management on October 2, 2012 at First Canadian Place. The panel will focus on the ‘Renaissance’ of Venting, perhaps as a result of technology, art & […]

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