Engage with the Associates in the classroom, where they share the knowledge and global experience currently shaping business in Canada and beyond.
Participate in events, luncheons and lecture series hosted by the Associates.
A premier event in the Canadian business world hosted by the Associates, this annual award honours individuals who’ve achieved international stature and outstanding entrepreneurial success and made exemplary contributions to the economic life of Canada and the world. We’re talking big-league names like Sir. Richard Branson, Martha Stewart, Jim Sinegal (co-founder and CEO of Costco), and Stu Clark (2012 recipient).
Every year, the Associates host the Bachelor of Commerce Business Luncheon for students entering their first year at the Asper School. The luncheon is an incredible opportunity to meet your classmates, professors, and some of the province's leading business leaders. The guest speakers come from across Canada to inspire you with personal and professional insights you'll gain nowhere else.
The Young Associates is an organization comprised of young business leaders representing virtually every sector of the Manitoba economy. Membership in YA will put you on track to becoming business leaders by opening the door to networking opportunities with Winnipeg’s most dynamic companies.