June 18, 2001: New dean of Business appointed

      June 18, 2001
      Contact:  Shelley Kean at (604) 983-7596

      (NORTH VANCOUVER)--Catherine Vertesi has been appointed dean of Business at Capilano College. Prior to joining the College, Catherine was the director of external relations in Continuing Education at the University of British Columbia. She joined U.B.C. in 1980 as a lecturer in policy and marketing. Between 1982 and 1993, Catherine was assistant dean and director of the Undergraduate, MBA and International programs. She has received faculty awards for teaching excellence and innovation and new program development, as well as the U.B.C. Alma Mater Society Award for outstanding student service.

      In her new job at the College, Vertesi will oversee programs in business administration, retail marketing, business computing, advanced business technology, communications and recreation tourism.

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