2014 Markham Campus Winter Career Expo
Tuesday, February 11, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Garden Level in the Cafeteria
Allied International Credit
As CEO of Blackthorn Group, Craig’s passion is to help other’s find financial success by becoming masters of their own money management. Craig excels in running a successful and rapidly expanding bookkeeping firm, managing millions of dollars in investor money and directing multiple real estate portfolios. Craig has shifted his focus to helping clients learn for themselves how to build wealth by managing, growing and protecting their own investments.
Blinds To Go
Blinds To Go® is the leading manufacturer and retailer of custom window blinds and shades in North America. We have redefined the window decorating industry with our direct-to-consumer business model and our legendary “red-carpet” customer service.
Available career opportunities, full-time: Management Trainee; Recruiting Trainee
Certified Management Accountants
CMA Ontario, in collaboration with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, will begin offering the CPA Prerequisite Education Program (CPA PREP). The CPA designation has grown out of the belief that Canada needs a single, unified accounting profession. More information about the CPA designation in Canada can be found at www.cpaone.ca or www.cpacanada.com
Freedom 55 Financial
Freedom 55 Financial, a division of London Life Insurance Company, is one of the most recognized brands in the financial services industry. Through its more than 3,400 financial security advisors, Freedom 55 Financial offers Canadians financial security advice and planning. Our financial security advisors, who rank among the top in their field, help clients identify their personal or business financial security needs and goals, and establish a financial security plan to get there. Freedom 55 Financial offers savings, investments and retirement income, as well as life, disability and critical illness insurance and mortgages.
Available career opportunities: Financial Security Advisor
Programs most likely to hire from: Business; Communications & Public Administration; Community Services
Investors Group is one of Canada’s largest wealth management companies, with more than 4,600 skilled professionals in over 100 offices across Canada. Investors group continues to be a national leader in delivering personalized financial solutions to more than one million Canadians, with mutual fund assets under management of approximately 50 billion. It is also one of the largest distributors of insurance products through our sister company The Great West Life Assurance Company and other national and international insurers and among Canadian’s top mortgage administrators.
Available career opportunities: Financial Consultants (full-time opportunities)
Our purpose is to inspire and connect with women to put their best selves forward every day.
At LOFT, we believe the best relationships are built on trust. Well, that and an amazing wardrobe. We become a trusted personal stylist by connecting with women on a genuine level - equal parts expert, confidante, and friend who tells it like it is. We give her fashion advice, ideas and inspiration that make her style aspirations attainable. We believe in offering versatile, accessible and affordable fashion with undeniably feminine appeal, special and unexpected details and a flattering fit.
Available Career Opportunities: Store Managers; Co-Managers; Sales Leads; Sales Associates; Stock Associates
Programs most likely hire from: Media Designs; Business; Communications and Public Administration (Corporate Communications)
Sun Life Financial
Having been a part of the Canadian landscape for over 145 years, Sun Life Financial is among the best known financial brands in Canada and has built a strong relationship with millions of Canadians.
Within Canada, more than six million Canadians already rely on us for help to reach their financial goals through our group benefits, pension and individual businesses. And that number continues to grow with the help of our energetic Career Sales Force!
Available career opportunities: Financial Advisor; Advisor Assistant
Programs most likely to hire from: Business - Insurance; Bachelor of Commerce
The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company
Established in 1896, The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company is a Canadian-owned leader in the insurance industry, conducting business throughout Canada, California, and Oregon.
Wawanesa provides its employees with an environment conducive to achieving their goals for personal performance and career development. Our employees are provided with highly competitive compensation packages (salaries, profit sharing, benefits and a defined benefit pension plan). The benefit package is comprehensive and far ranging. Wawanesa provides a stable and rewarding environment for its employees in today’s challenging markets.
Available career opportunities: Claims Assistant; Accident Benefits Assistant; Human Resources Coordinator; Commercial Lines Underwriter
Program most likely to hire from: Business; Communications and Public Administration; Community Services; Health Sciences; Hospitality and Tourism; Law and Public Safety; Recreation and Wellness
Zodiac Day Camp
Zodiac Day Camp is a private, co-ed day camp located near Bathurst/Eglinton. Campers aged 2.5 – 12.5 enjoy activities including: Cooking, Cheerleading, Circus, Sports, Creatures, Creativity, Dance, Fashion Arts, Gymnastics, Horseback Riding, Magic, Performing Arts, Science, Rocketry, Swimming, Tennis, Waterskiing, Snowboarding…plus more! Our partner, Camp Tamarack, a co-ed overnight camp for campers aged 7-16 on a beautiful private lake in Muskoka. Seeking caring, enthusiastic, and kid-friendly counselors, swim instructors and specialists.
Available career opportunities: Counsellors; Swim Instructors; Specialists
Program most likely to hire from: all