Calgary, Alberta, Canada - March 20th 2018: ANG Consultants Inc. is proud to announce its collaboration with the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary. Through a field study project in a Strategy and Global Management course, senior Bachelor of Commerce students are conducting research in conjunction with ANG Consultants Inc. on international strategy. The hands-on research project will expose students to international business opportunities and challenges, as well as build business acumen.
ANG Consultants Inc. and University of Calgary Bachelor of Commerce Students, Blake Jackman (from left), Christian Ladores, Angus Fairgrieve, President of ANG Consultants Inc., Kathleen Cadungog and John Jamieson.
President of ANG Consultants Inc., Angus Fairgrieve, states that the initiative is an opportunity to work collaboratively with academic institutions. "ANG Consultants Inc. is considering expanding internationally and the project allows the company to support capacity building initiatives with students who may have an interest in entrepreneurship or overall business management. It is also an opportunity to build and sustain our valued business partnerships in the community."
Liena Kano, Assistant Professor of Strategy and Global Management at the University of Calgary, adds that “Our business environment continues to become more connected and international in nature, and it is important to give our students hands-on, practical international strategic management experience in a real-world setting. We are grateful to our business community partners for the rich learning opportunities and the mentorship that they are providing to our students, and we are hoping to continue and expand these win-win collaborations with local business leaders and international entrepreneurs well into the future.”