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Rotman School event aims to help break the glass ceiling

November 9, 2011

TORONTO, ON – An annual event aimed at female candidates for programs at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management returns this month with a new and expanded format.

“Break the Glass Ceiling: Women and the MBA” is a half-day program featuring speakers, panellists and breakout sessions covering what you need to know about application and enrolment procedures, the nuts and bolts of doing an MBA, and prospective career options after graduation. The day will also include information sessions for Rotman programs including the Morning MBA and Evening MBA for working professionals, Full-Time MBA, Executive MBA and Omnium Global Executive MBA programs. In additional, information on executive education programs of the Rotman Initiative for Women in Business and the Rotman Master of Finance program will be available.

Anne Sado, Rotman MBA’81, who is President of George Brown College, will deliver the keynote address.

The program will take place on Saturday, November 12 beginning at 10:00 am at the Rotman School of Management. Further information and registration is available online at

The Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto is redesigning business education for the 21st century with a curriculum based on Integrative Thinking. Located in the world’s most diverse city, the Rotman School fosters a new way to think that enables the design of creative business solutions. The School is currently raising $200 million to ensure Canada has the world-class business school it deserves. For more information, visit


For more information, please contact:

Ken McGuffin
Manager, Media Relations
Rotman School of Management
University of Toronto
Office: 416-946-3818
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