Industry Connections

 

At the Centre for Business at George Brown College industry partnerships enrich the learning environment for students and bring a variety of benefits to our industry partners.

From participating in curriculum development on our Program Advisory Committee, attending networking events, hosting field education or co-op students, guest lecturing, mentoring, to providing real world problems for class projects and assignments, our industry partners are key to helping us graduate students who have the skills and knowledge that employers need.Students bring new thinking, innovative ideas, current best practices, the latest technology and new knowledge to our partners, not to mention giving them access to the top up-and-coming talent. There’s almost no limit to the types of projects and initiatives that industry can partner with students on. 

 

Our industry partners help students get the education and experience they need to launch their career in the financial services industry. Click on the image above to hear industry partners talk about George Brown College programs.

The best way to gain business expertise is to study in the heart of the industry. At the Centre for Business, students are in the centre of Canada’s most dynamic business district.  Our Co-op Office works to secure industry partnerships and work experience opportunities with recruitment potential.

Industry partners include:

  • Adventure Teaching
  • Allstream
  • Alliance Atlantis
  • Assure Financial
  • B2B Trust
  • BMO Cardholder Services
  • BMO Nesbitt Burns
  • Basketball Ontario
  • Bell Mobility
  • Cambridge Mercantile
  • CDW Canada Inc.
  • CHIN Radio/TV International
  • CIBC Head Office
  • City of Toronto
  • ClearChannel Entertainment
  • Colletcorp Inc.
  • Courtyard by Marriot
  • Davies Ward Phillips and Vineberg LLP
  • Delta Chelsea Hotel
  • Direct Sales Force
  • Epic Cycling
  • Excel Funds Management Inc.
  • Financial Planning Standards Council 
  • Fireworks Marketing Group
 
  • Financial Debt Recovery Ltd.
  • FlyGirl
  • George Brown College
  • Hamilton Bulldogs Hockey Club
  • HSBC Securities (Canada) Inc.
  • Hudson Bay Company
  • IMG
  • Kaleidoscope Marketing and Communications
  • KPMG LLP
  • Laurentian Financial Services
  • One Financial
  • Manulife Financial
  • Maple Leaf Sport and Entertainment Ltd.
  • Marshall Acquisition
  • Michaels of Canada
  • Premier Financial Group Inc.
  • Randstad
  • Toronto Financial Services Alliance
  • Rogers Communications
  • Rogers VideooRoyal Canadian Yacht Club
  • Ryerson University
 
  • Samsung Electronics Canada
  • Scotiabank Group
  • SDI
  • Shoppers Drug Mart
  • Softchoice Corporation
  • State Street Alternative Investment Solutions
  • TD Bank Financial Group
  • TD Canada Trust
  • TeleSpectrum Inc.
  • The Beaches International Jazz Festival
  • The Investment Administration Solution Inc. (IAS)
  • Toronto Blue Jay Baseball Club
  • Toronto General Hospital / University Health Network
  • Toronto Lynx Soccer Club
  • Toronto Energy Management Ltd.
  • Towers Perrin
  • Trade Commission of Mexico
  • University of Toronto