Bissett Networking Day: conference and career expo
Student event details
The Bissett Networking Day (BND): Conference and Career Expo, supported by Mount Royal University Career Services, will feature a full-day conference with multiple program-specific events occurring simultaneously throughout the day.
During the career expo portion of this event, all students taking courses at the Bissett School of Business are invited to network directly with employers. Students will have the opportunity to collect information about numerous companies and professional associations. Bring your resume and dress for success!
Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019
9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Ross Glen Hall, EC 1060 | Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning
Before you go
2019 Expo exhibitor profiles
Bison Transport Inc.
One of the largest carriers in Canada today, Bison Transport serves Canada and 48 nearby states. As a high-service, dependable and value-creating supply-chain partner, Bison Transport offers full truckload service, full-service logistics, dedicated fleet operations, yard management, and warehousing and distribution.
We are the original 3PL (third-party logistics) provider; established in 1905. C.H. Robinson partners with 120,000+ customers worldwide to consult and provide supply chain solutions and transportation services. We contract with 80,000+ carriers to match their equipment (trucks, rail, ocean, air) with the shipments from our customers. Today we are the #1 transportation provider in North American and top 5 in the world.
Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen
The CAPL has approximately 1,650 members, comprised primarily of landmen with expertise in the various aspects of petroleum land management and renewable energy. Many of our members have supervisory or management responsibilities for land management functions, and we have associate members whose companies provide land related services to the oil and gas industry, and of course we have student members who are enrolled in a variety of secondary education programs pertaining to petroleum land management, energy management and renewables.
Canada Revenue Agency
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) administers tax laws for the Government of Canada and for most provinces and territories, and administers various social and economic benefit and incentive programs delivered through the tax system.
Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.
CNRL is one of the largest independent crude oil and natural gas producers in the world. The company continually targets cost effective alternatives to develop our portfolio of projects and to deliver our defined growth plan, thereby creating value for shareholders.
CFA Society Calgary
CFA Society Calgary was established in 1976. As a CFA Institute member society, our society connects members to a global network of investment professionals. CFA Society Calgary currently has more than 1700 members. Just over 90% of the membership holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. CFA Society Calgary's mission is to lead the investment profession in Calgary and surrounding area by promoting the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct, by providing high quality educational opportunities for current and future members, and by establishing a strong sense of community and shared values for the ultimate benefit of Calgary and our profession.
Coca Cola Canada Bottling Limited
As the Canadian bottling division of The Coca-Cola Company, we are responsible for manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing the Coca-Cola® brand products Canadians love, including Coca-Cola®, Diet Coke®, Coca-Cola® Zero Sugar, Sprite®, Fanta®, Barq’s®, NESTEA®, POWERADE®, Minute Maid®, DASANI®, and vitaminwater®; as well as our partner brands Canada Dry®, Monster Energy®, evian®, and A&W®.
CPA Education Foundation
As a non-profit organization, our mandate is to promote accounting and business education in Alberta. Each year, the Foundation provides up to $1.2 million in support of that mandate, by bestowing: grants to post-secondary business schools; scholarships and awards to students; financial support for accounting research; and programs to recognize and honour Alberta’s best accounting educators.
Vision: Fostering learning excellence for future Alberta CPAs.
Mission: The CPA Education Foundation positively impacts accounting education opportunities and those who inspire and develop future Alberta CPAs.
DHL Supply Chain
DHL Supply Chain is the Americas leader in contract logistics, providing customer-focused solutions to a wide range of industries including automotive, consumer, retail, engineering and manufacturing, life sciences and healthcare, technology, energy and chemicals. DHL Supply Chain’s skilled people make its customers more competitive by creating innovative logistics and supply chain solutions – from initial situation analysis to the continuous improvement programs that help deliver better results every day. DHL Supply Chain has over 25,000 employees in over 400 locations spread throughout the USA and Canada with revenues just under $5 billion in North America. DHL Supply Chain is part of the $20 billion global Supply Chain Division of Deutsche Post DHL (DPDHL).
Fastenal operates the largest industrial supply chain network in North America, with over 2700 store locations, 17 distribution centers, 5 manufacturing facilities and over 18,000 employees around the world.
Freedom 55 Financial, A Division of London Life Insurance
We’re a full financial security planning organization founded on the strength and stability started by London Life more than 140 years ago. Freedom 55 Financial offers financial security planning and advice, as well as London Life’s own brand of savings and investments, retirement income, and life insurance. We show people their options and help them make the right financial decisions.
In 1964, H&R Block opened the doors to its first franchised operation in Canada, paving the way for a big, bold and inspiring future. Over the years, we've continued to expand and have become Canada's leading tax preparation firm. From fast and accurate tax preparation services to accounting support, our innovative solutions and services help keep more money in your pocket.
Robert Half Canada
At Robert Half we’re committed to helping people find the right career fit, and work happy every day. With 325 offices worldwide we have been connecting employers with highly skilled job seekers for nearly 70 years, in the fields of finance, accounting, office and administration, technology and IT, creative, marketing and legal.
A proudly Canadian company with more than 111 years of experience in the food retail business, we are the corporate side of the grocery retail business, supporting approximately 1,500 stores across Canada. We serve the food shopping needs of Canadians with stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods and Lawtons Drugs, as well as retail fuel locations.
The City of Calgary
City of Calgary employees deliver the services, run the programs and operate the facilities that make life in Calgary better every day. If you have a passion for public service and want to make a difference in the lives of Calgarians, then come and work with us. We are committed to work-life balance and offer competitive wages, pensions, and benefits.
For over 65 years TransCanada has safely delivered the energy that millions of North Americans rely on to power their lives and fuel industry. Guided by our values of safety, integrity, responsibility and collaboration, our people are deeply rooted in their communities and ensure that we develop and operate our facilities safely, reliably and with minimal impact on the environment. We are committed to listening to our neighbors and working with all our stakeholders to develop better project plans and create long-term opportunities and economic benefits in the communities where we operate across Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.
UFA Co-operative Ltd.
UFA Co-operative Limited is an Alberta-based agricultural co-operative with more than 120,000 member-owners.