Teresa Cascioli








Sep 2018 - May 2020

Teresa Cascioli – Entrepreneur, Author, Philanthropist
Teresa Cascioli is an award winning Canadian entrepreneur with a Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University. As former Chair & CEO of Lakeport Brewing she took the company from bankruptcy to a $201 million sale to Anheuser-Busch Inbev.  Today, Teresa is an Industry Professor for McMaster’s MBA program and author of M is for Money ®, a financial literacy book series for children.

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Posted by: on April 24, 2019

One year from now and it will be over!

Module 6 is now behind me.  It was a beautiful week of Spring weather in Oxford.  Invigorating walks and energizing jogs made the module special (especially since it is still cold and dull in Canada).  As always, this module was chock-full. Classes commenced at 9 a.m. and ended mostly at 7:30 p.m. We completed the […]

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Posted by: on February 7, 2019

Hard to believe…25% of the course is complete

As the new year commences our learning journey continues.  With 4 modules under our belts, we are now in crunch mode!  March looms ahead with 3 assignments to be completed including a presentation related to GOTO (Global Opportunities Threats Oxford). Factor in the pre-reading we must complete by the time our fifth module arrives (also […]

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Posted by: on November 9, 2018

Analytics – DONE!

November 1, 2018 Module 2 has come to an end and along with it the completion of the Analytics portion of the program.  Whew! Our first assignment, due at the end of November, will test our comprehension of the topic.  Regression Analysis, Risk Analysis and Decision Tree Modelling were topics covered during the many hours […]

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Posted by: on September 20, 2018

Check the box! Module 1 is Complete

It is hard to believe that Module 1 is done! It was an exciting week of learning, meeting my classmates and professors, registering with Keble College, attending our induction ceremony and getting settled into the Saïd Business School. My classmates represent a diverse group of people from all walks of life and from around the […]

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Posted by: on September 4, 2018

Packed and ready to go!

My suitcase is packed, a bit of intellectual refreshing has been completed through reading materials and workbook exercises and now it is finally time to head to class. The timetable looks interesting.  The first module, “Business Complexity & Decision Making” will address leadership fundamentals, personality and leadership and leaders and decision making.  We will also […]

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Posted by: on August 29, 2018

August 29, 2018

Well, it’s hard to believe that 35 years has passed since I graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McMaster University in my hometown of Hamilton in Ontario, Canada. Now, here I sit, preparing to attend Oxford University’s Saïd Business School and being a part of Keble College. I am anxious, excited and a […]

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