Alumni Success

George Brown takes pride in the success and achievements of our graduates. Take a minute to learn about the impact their GBC education has had on them and on our communities, both locally and globally.

Featured Alumni

Rehan Ahmed

Nursing alumnus Rehan Ahmed

Nursing graduate, Reham Ahmed returned to GBC to run a community COVID-19 vaccination clinic.

Aakash Dhall

Chef Aakash Dhall shares how his experiences at George Brown College helped guide him to success, including winning season 3 of Food Network Canada’s Fire Masters and as the research and development chef for 1 Hotel Toronto.

Joe Sarnovsky

Chef School graduate joe Sarnovsky

Chef School graduate Joe Sarnovsky recounts his experience working in Ukraine with the World Central Kitchen (WCK)

Marc Pannia

Marc Pannia

Marc Pannia took the skills he developed while studying at the Centre for Business and used them to carve out a successful career in the film industry. The George Brown College alumnus works for the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), produces Oscar-nominated films and writes and directs his own projects.

Raquel Fox

Chef Raquel Fox

Morolayo Folami

GBC business graduate Layo Folami

After completing a business management degree in the U.K. and working in digital marketing for nearly five years, Layo Folami decided to pursue a formal digital marketing education to take her career to the next level.

Lesley Hampton

Lesley Hampton

Fashion designer, entrepreneur and George Brown College graduate Lesley Hampton has been honoured by the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) for her professional success. 

Bennett Stableforth

Bennet Stableforth, GBC construction alumnus

GBC grad Bennett Stableforth comes full circle as a project manager for Limberlost Place.