March 27, 2015
The Molson family and the Molson Coors Brewing Company have pledged $3.5 million to Campus Montréal, the vast fundraising campaign conducted jointly by HEC Montréal, Polytechnique Montréal and the Université de Montréal (UdeM).
Of this amount, $2 million will go to the Université de Montréal’s Carabins Excellence in Sports Program, $660,000 to HEC Montréal to support the Institut québécois pour les familles en affaires, and $500,000 to the health and sports performance laboratory at the UdeM kinesiology clinic.
More specifically, this generous gift will:
Guy Fréchette, member of the HEC Montréal Board of Directors, Chair of the Board of the HEC Montréal Foundation and company director; Michel Patry, Director, HEC Montréal; Andrew Molson, Chairman, RES PUBLICA and Vice-Chairman, Board of the Molson Coors Brewing Company; Geoff Molson, President and CEO, Club de hockey Canadien, Bell Centre and evenko; Jacques Deschênes, Honorary President, Chair of the Board, Groupe Deschênes Inc.; Luis Cisneros, Director, Institute for Entrepreneurship National Bank | HEC Montréal and Associate Professor (Management), HEC Montréal.
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