Metals and Mining
Mitch was born and raised in Guelph, Ontario. He attended Centennial CVI where he was involved in numerous business and community leadership roles. Mitch competed in DECA, a business plan and presentation competition, ranking 1st in Ontario in his category and 3rd at the international level. Mitch led a team to run Impact Microcredit, a national competition that raised over $35,000 for charities across Canada.
Instead of attending his senior year of high school, he opted to work at Rypple, a Toronto-based performance management software startup, where he worked in various roles related to sales and operations. Rypple was later acquired by Salesforce.com where Mitch interned this past summer assisting with the post-acquisition integration of sales operations. This upcoming summer, Mitch will be serving as a Junior Financial Analyst at DBRS in the energy and mining group.
At Queen’s, Mitch has been involved with the Queen’s Entrepreneurs’ Competition and the Queen’s Energy & Commodities Association. Mitch works part-time at the student-run print and technology center and volunteers weekly at a local elementary school through the Commerce Kids program. Mitch serves as the Portfolio Manager for the Metals & Mining Sector on QUIC.