Canadian Shipper


July 29, 2016

Polaris Transportation celebrates anniversary of Student Leadership Development Program

MISSISSAUGA, Ont.--On Wednesday, July 20th a select group of dignitaries gathered at Polaris Transportation to celebrate the one year anniversary of the collaborative association between Polaris Transportation and each of the Ivey Business School at Western University and Lazaridis School of Business and Economics of Wilfrid Laurier University. The Leadership Development Program has attracted some of the top undergraduate business students to apply their class room learnings in real-time, to help solve critical business opportunities and challenges for this Mississauga based transportation and logistics company. Marrying up these exceptional students with a real life work experience has proven to be an excellent opportunity for all involved, said a company release. Jon Saunders, who holds dual roles as VP of finance for Polaris