History

History of the Associates of the Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba

Asper School of Business - Drake Centre

Timeline

1993
April 23

The Formation of the Young Associates

The Formation of the Young Associates

With their success and commitment to excellence in business education, the Young Associates was formed in 1993 to provide the same network for ideas, experience and education offered by the Associates, but catered to meet the needs of the younger business community.

April 23

Learn, Connect, Give Back.

The Young Associates is affiliated with the prestigious Associates Program. Inspired by their mission statement: Learn, Connect, Give Back. Since 1993 the Young Associates have linked young professionals with the business community, offering developmental and networking forums. It is Manitoba’s premier network of young professionals connected to the I.H. Asper School of Business

2019
April 23

The Young Associates Celebrate 25 Years!

The Young Associates Celebrate 25 Years!

In 2018, the Young Associates celebrated 25 years of supporting business education in Manitoba.

April 23

The Young Associates, Steady Growth

The Young Associates, Steady Growth

Over the years, the Young Associates membership has grown steadily from the founding group of 17 to more than 90 members. Along with their growth in membership, the Young Associates have also continued to develop improved opportunities in professional development for the business leaders of tomorrow by gaining a wealth of experience from today’s leaders and entrepreneurs.