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Schulich Advisory Program

Program Details:

Schulich Student and Alumni Founders and Innovators can schedule concierge support or ongoing coaching sessions with our Entrepreneur in Residence (Cherry Rose Tan). Our Entrepreneur in Residence is joined in supporting our community by an active team of Schulich Alumni Volunteers (Entrepreneurs & Venture Capitalists) and our Executive Director, Chris Carder.

Key Aspects of the Schulich Advisory Program

  1. Weekly: Schulich Office Hours with Cherry Rose Tan
  2. Entrepreneur in Residence Quarterly: Pitch Deck Advisory Group with Schulich Alumni
  3. Biannually: Schulich Mentorship Program, in partnership with MindFrame Connect

Meet Our Advisors

Inspired to support your journey towards a bright future

Cherry Rose Tan

Schulich Entrepreneur in Residence,

Schulich Instructor - Social Entrepreneurship

Founder of #REALTALK

Chris Carder

Executive Director of the Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Serial Entrepreneur & Angel Investor

Together Mission


Program Details:

The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp and Venture Competition features pairs of inspired Indian Student Entrepreneurs (handpicked from over 17,000+ Indian colleges and 700+ universities), working with Schulich/York Students. Each venture team presents ideas across sectors of national importance for India and works with Canadian/Indian Mentor Pairs.

Program Details

Accelerate Newmarket is a FREE program for entrepreneurs available through a unique partnership between the Newmarket Chamber of CommerceTreefrog Inc. and Schulich School of Business - York University.

The program features a 5-week virtual accelerator (Treefrog Accelerator) with Mentorship from Schulich Instructors/Trainers, the opportunity to apply for a Mini-MBA with Schulich Executive Education Centre and additional benefits offered from the Chamber, YSpace and #REALTALK.

SBEA Team-Up

Schulich Business Excellence Academy and Schulich Startups

Speakers at SBEA

  • Boyd Reid (Co-Founder & COO of Hop In Technologies Inc)
  • Kelly Saltzman (MBA ‘18, Founder, Awoke N' Aware)
  • Abdel Ali, CFA (MBA ’21, Venture Intern, Relay Ventures)
  • Aaleen Anjum Aaleen Anjum (MBA ’21, Founder, Fempact)
  • Jelaine Foster (Founder, Soltera Ring)

Program Details

Schulich Startups and The Schulich Business Excellence Academy co-hosted an intensive entreprenurial bootcamp from August 3rd to August 6th 2021 - designed for Black Identifying and Indigenous Identifying Ontario high school students.

The Schulich Business Excellence Academy is a business education and mentorship program supporting 60 Black and Indigenous Ontario high school students. The sessions will be virtual and consist of a combination of guest speaker lectures, activities, and material overview. This initiative will launch in the Summer 2021 term and will run Monday to Thursday evenings for four weeks in July during after-work hours.

Lead by:

Schulich Student: Krystal Louisy

Schulich Staff Member Michelle Hughes

Schulich undergraduate students:

Rebecca Jodhan (BBA ’21), 

- Brittany Rossi (BBA ’21),

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