Upcoming TASTE Meetings

TASTE meetings happen year round during the fall/winter and summer terms. Meetings are added as they become available so please check back. If you are a student and would like to apply for a meeting on this page, see Participate as a Student. If you are an alumni and would like to host a TASTE meeting, see Participate as an Alumni. Dates and times for meetings listed as "TBD" will be determined by the alumnus/a once eligible students have been chosen. Students are welcome to apply for these meetings, even though a date has not yet been scheduled.

Students Please Note: In order to be eligible for TASTE you must complete one of the pre-requisite professional etiquette workshops before the selection date. To register for an upcoming workshop and become eligible for the program please visit, careers.yorku.ca/students-and-new-grads/services-events/workshops/professional-etiquette. If no workshops are available please contact Surina Sohal, Employer and Alumni Liaison at surina@yorku.ca

Available Meetings

TASTE Meetings
Title

Company
Education
Date/time Location
Senior Talent Analyst Operations, Systems
Hudson's Bay Company
BA English, Fine Arts, 2010
Sep 19, 2018
Coffee Chat: 6:30pm
Toronto
Director, Human Resources
Dentsu Aegis Network
Bachelor's Degree, Human Resources; Business & Society, 2011, Professional Certificate in HRM
 Summer TBD Toronto
National Corporate Environmental Manager
EllisDon
Honours BES Environmental politics, 2007
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 12:00 - 2:00pm
Toronto
Management Consultant
Carly Rian Group
BAS Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, Accounting / Business, 2007
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 12:00 - 2:00pm
Toronto
Associate
Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
BA (Hons) Business and Society, 2009
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 12:00 - 1:30pm
Toronto
Account Manager, Small Business
TD Bank
BHRM, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, 2014
Summer TBD
Lunch: 12:30pm
Toronto
Professional Resources Coordinator
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
BHRM Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, Human Resources Management, 2015
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 10:00 - 11:00 am
Toronto
Product Manager - Tax Operations
RBC Capital Markets
BA Finance, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, 2009
March TBD Toronto
Lawyer
Calvin Barry Professional Organization
LLB Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, 1988
Summer TBD Toronto
Director, Client Services
IQ PARTNERS
BA Economics, 1987
Summer TBD Toronto
Reference Assistant
Steacie Library, York University
BA Psychology, 2009
Summer TBD
Lunch: 12:00 pm
Tour: Before or after lunch
On campus
Strategic Partner Manager
Google Canada
BASc Computer Engineering - Science and Engineering, 2007
Ongoing – Friday
Lunch : 11:30am - 1:30pm
Toronto
Infrastructure Specialist
Independent Consultant
BA Computer Science, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, 1988
Summer TBD
Lunch: 12:00 - 1:30PM
Toronto
Account Manager
Purolator
BA Kinesiology, Health 2015
Summer TBD
Lunch: 1:00pm
Toronto
University Registrar
York University
M.E.S, Environmental Studies, Faculty of Environmental Studies, 2003
Flexible
Coffee Chat: 11:00 - 12:00pm
YorkU Campus
President
IC Solutions
BA Languages, 1996
Summer TBD
Lunch: 12:30pm
TBD
Federal Crown Attorney
Public Prosecution Service of Canada
BA Criminology, 2010
Summer TBD
Lunch: 1:00 - 2:30pm
Toronto
Social Media Manager
Red Flag Deals
BA Hons Communications/Law & Society, 2010
Summer TBD
Lunch: 12:30pm
Toronto
Senior Policy Analyst
York Region
BHS Health Policy, 2013
Summer TBD
Meeting: 12:00 - 1:00pm
Newmarket
Principal
Badruddin Consulting
BBA Finance & Accounting, Schulich School of Business, 2009
Winter TBD
Coffee Chat: Mondays at 5:00pm
TBD
Technical Recruiter
CORE Centre of Resource Excellence
BHRM, Human Resource Management, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, 2014
Summer TBD
Lunch: 12:30 - 1:30pm
Toronto
Manager, Business Insights
TD 
MA, PhD Economics, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies,  2017
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 12:00pm
Toronto
Environmental Outreach Manager
TD Bank Group
Honours BA Business and Society, 2007
Summer TBD Toronto
Senior Consultant
Maple Leaf Strategies
PhD Political Science, 2014
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Toronto
Employment Placement Counsellor
YMCA HBB
BA Psychology, Faculty of Health, 2010
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Toronto
Relationship Manager
LinkedIn
BA Political Science, 2013
Summer TBD
TBD
 Toronto
Environmental Site Assessor
Watters Environmental Group Incorporated
B.E.S Environmental Studies, 2013
Summer TBD
Lunch
Toronto
Chief Operating Officer
Rise Asset Development
MBA - Nonprofit, 1996
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat
Toronto
Coordinator, Marketing and Communications
Greater Toronto Hockey League
BA Communication Studies, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, 2013
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 12:00 - 2:00pm
Toronto
Communications and Marketing Advisor
Government of Canada
BA English and Communications Studies, 2003
Summer TBD Toronto
Director of Giving
The Ad Club of Toronto
BA Mass Communications & Psychology, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, 1996
Summer TBD Toronto
Tax Team Lead
RBC Capital Markets
BCom, 2013
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat
Toronto
Enterprise Account Manager
IBM
Bachelor of Admin. Studies (Marketing) 2013 and MBA (Strategy and Business Consulting) 2017
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat
Toronto
Geriatric Mental Health Clinician/O.T
UHN
BA Health, Kinesiology, 2006
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat
Toronto
Public Health Nurse
Peel Region
BScN Bachelor of Science in Nursing (2nd Entry), 2015
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 12:00 - 1:30pm
Toronto
Legal Counsel
Grant Thornton LLP
BA Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, Political Science and Communications, 2004
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 1:30 - 2:30pm
Toronto
Financial Analyst
Harlequin Enterprises Ltd
BA Business Economics, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, 2004
Summer TBD
Lunch: 1:00pm
Toronto
Transit Supervisor, City of Fort Saskatchewan
MES and BA Master in Environmental Studies and Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies, Environmental Studies, 2016
Summer TBD
Skype: 12:00 - 1:00pm MST
Skype
Head of Financial Services, Retail, and Telecom
Facebook Canada
MA Communication Studies, Technology in Practice, 2008
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 12:00pm
Toronto
Staff Accountant
Deloitte LLP
BCom (Formerly BAS)- Specialized Honours in Accounting, 2017
Summer TBD
Coffee Chat: 12:00pm
Toronto
Senior Manager, Advisory Services
Grant Thornton LLP
BAS (Honours in Accounting), 2009
Summer TBD Toronto
Technologist
Sanofi-Pasteur
M.Sc Biochemistry, Faculty of Science and Engineering, 2014
Summer TBD Toronto