Meet Our Team
ITMSA consists of 36 dedicated student leaders who all share one vision:
To provide an unparalleled undergraduate experience for all Business Technology Management students within the Ted Rogers School of Management.
Saljoq, also known as Sal, is a 4th year Business Technology Management Co-op student and the President.
Although this is Sal's first year on ITMSA, he has held multiple senior executive roles within the BTM community for the past 3 years. Sal is passionate about the project management profession and has dedicated numerous years of his undergraduate experience to leading a variety of student-run organizations to further enhance his leadership and project management skills.
Upon graduation, Sal is hoping to pursue a career in IT Project Management within the financial services industry. In his free time Sal enjoys weightlifting, reading, and sleeping.
Executive Vice President
Saba is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and the Executive Vice President.
She has always been passionate about constantly developing the IT world with a keen interest in business. BTM serves as a hybrid which is essential to today's economy.
You will often find Saba dancing in the hallways when she's not obsessing over her to do lists.
Director of Communications
David is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and is the Director of Communications.
David, a first year member of ITMSA, always had an interest in technology and he enjoys pursuing technical challenges. When David is not studying or spending time with family and friends, he occupies his time on the computer or playing with the latest technical gadgets.
David’s primary goal on ITMSA is to promote the BTM Program. An additional responsibility in his role is to assist others in understanding how important a hybrid business and technology program is in today’s society.
David is currently exploring possible careers in which he can combine his technical skills with business strategies. As an enthusiastic team member, David always looks forward to meeting and learning about new people.
Vice President of Events
Ronit is a 5th year Business Technology Management student and the Vice President of Events.
Ronit has a wide variety of student group experience that he acquired inside and outside of TRSM over his 4 years in the BTM program, including multiple course unions and interest groups.
Upon graduation, Ronit is looking to take his well-developed problem solving and teamwork skills to pursue a career in Management Consulting.
In his free time, Ronit likes to sleep, play basketball, try different types of food, and sleep more after eating.
Director of Academic Events
Hajra is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and the Director of Academic Events.
Prior to her current position, she joined ITMSA in 1st year and will continue to be a part of the team during her 2nd year.
Hajra joined ITMSA because during high-school she got involved in Grade 12 and really wish she had done it earlier. Entering 1st year, she knew she wanted to get involved immediately and ITMSA was a great opportunity to be involved.
As the Director of Academic Events, Hajra is looking forward to providing BTM students enjoyable and beneficial events.
Director of Social Affairs
Nathalia is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and the Director of Social Affairs.
This is her second year in ITMSA and she is excited to be part of the team again to bring exciting and valuable events to all BTM students. This year, she hopes that ITMSA will be a resource for BTM students to develop their skills, expand their professional network, and meet other awesome friends in the program!
She loves to learn new things and in between classes, you will most likely find her lost listening to music, watching a TV show or reading a book.
In joining BTM, she liked the unique opportunity of gaining a background in both the growing business and IT fields and she aims to eventually work internationally. She is always happy to help out and answer any questions, so feel free to stop by ITMSA’s office to have a chat!
Ashley is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and an Events Associate.
Ashley’s goal as an Events Associate is to help plan exciting events that will have a positive impact on her peers. In her free time, Ashley loves to go on adventures, bake new recipes, and read a good novel.
Don’t be shy to say hello to Ashley if you see her around campus!
Deborah is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and an Events Associate.
Deborah wanted to be apart of a student group that strives to make everyone feel included and welcome when they step foot into Ryerson. ITMSA really exemplifies that inclusivity and determines the overall experience one has when they enter university.
In her free time she loves to try new food spots around Toronto, dance, act, read, watch Netflix and hang out with friends. Feel free to say hi if you see around campus!
Howard is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and an Events Associate.
Howard has taken on his position as an Events Associate and is thrilled to be a part of the team this term. Howard has always had an profound interest in both the innovations of information Technology and Business Management, which the BTM program provides him with the best of both worlds.
You’ll usually see Howard in his natural habitat at the library and jamming out to his music playlist, but feel free to say hi when you see him!
Urav is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and an Events Associate.
Urav is eager to learn about the continuous innovations, changes, and growth in technology across the world. As an Events Associate, Urav is motivated in informing, assisting the BTM students about academic and social events throughout the year to help provide students the best undergraduate experience.
Urav looks to pursue a career in technology consulting or sports management in the future. In his free time, Urav enjoys watching sports, going out with friends, and listening to music. Feel free to say hi if you see Urav around!
Vice President of Case Competitions
Priyanka is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and the Vice President of Case Competitions.
Thrilled to be a part of the BTM community, she is eager to emerge herself further into a world filled with ground-breaking technology. Through her role as Vice President of Case Competitions, she hopes to foster an environment of creativity and collaboration where students use entrepreneurial skills to work with peers and industry professionals.
Priyanka aims to continuously infuse innovative ideas into her surroundings and actively explore outside of her comfort zone. Feel free to say hello if you see her around!
Director of Case Competitions
Nabil is a 2nd year Business Technology Management Co-op student and the Director of Case Competitions.
Nabil wants to make the most out of his time at Ryerson University. Nabil joined ITMSA because he has never been a part of a student group before and felt like he had the potential to make more of a difference in the BTM community. ITMSA has provided him the chance to engage with students and provide them with the resources and tips they need to succeed.
As the Director of Case Competitions he hopes to further assist development of BTM students on their journey to becoming industry professionals.
Case Competitions Associate
Hira is a 1st year Business Technology Management student pursuing a Finance minor. She is also a Case Competitions Associate.
Hira joined ITMSA because it gives her a chance to develop herself as a leader as well as a team member. She believes people who surround her have a great impact on her as well as her university experience, and it is important to be involved in groups such as ITMSA to create good experiences.
Upon graduation, Hira wants to pursue a career in software development. Outside of ITMSA, she enjoys working out, listening to music, eating at new places, and watching Netflix.
Vice President of Marketing
Ben is a 2nd year Business Technology Management Co-op student and the Vice President of Marketing.
He came to Ryerson University for the BTM program and has loved every minute of it. When he's not keeping you up to date with the latest ITMSA goings on, he enjoys photography and cycling.
Director of Social Media
Nawal is a 4th year Business Technology Management Co-op student and the Director of Social Media.
Recently, she has completed her 3rd Co-op term at GS1 CA as a Business Analyst. Nawal joined ITMSA as a Social Media Director because she wanted to build relationships with more like-minded individuals and create an online presence where all BTM students felt comfortable engaging and sharing.
Besides BTM, Nawal’s interests and hobbies include makeup, fashion, and binge watching random shows on Netflix. Nawal’s goal is quite simple, she hopes that no matter what her future holds, she is happy and continuously growing.
Director of Graphics
Joel is a 3rd year Business Technology Management student and the Director of Graphics.
This is his first year joining ITMSA and he is responsible for ITMSA’s branding and visual identity. He joined ITMSA to be involved in the school community, gain the opportunity to network with those in the IT industry and contribute his graphic design skills.
During the 2017-2018 year, his goal is to not change ITMSA’s established brand image, but to tweak and enhance the brand to create an inviting and approachable environment for BTM students.
Although Joel is majoring in BTM, he is also passionate about design. His aesthetic is minimalism and simplicity and enjoys creating branding and visual identities from streetwear to corporate entities.
In his free time, he self-learns programming, design techniques and new tools and programs. He enjoys binge watching shows ranging from thrillers to comedy. Additionally, he is a completionist and likes food, adventures and food adventures.
Director of Campus Outreach
Niall is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and the Director of Campus Outreach.
Niall, First Year Representative of Ryerson Students' Union, can often be found sitting at the kiosk on the 7th floor of TRSM or looking at memes in the SLC.
Niall joined the ITMSA because he wanted to get as involved as possible in his first year at school and saw that the ITMSA was the perfect place for him to grow.
Griffin is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and a Marketing Associate.
On ITMSA, Griffin looks to help grow a positive team environment and further contribute to the qualities that were most appealing to him before he applied.
When he is not hanging out with friends at school you will always see him with headphones on listening to music. Outside of school, he is interested in sports, travelling, the art of napping, and anything technology or computer related. One day, he hopes to be able to travel around the world.
Skylar van Dalen-Flude
Skylar is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and a Marketing Associate.
Skylar joined the Marketing team because he loves bringing new and creative ideas to share with a large audience.
Skylar has a passion for photography and film outside of school. He hopes to be working at a small startup company within the near future trying to combine his love for business technology and photography/film.
Outside of ITMSA, Skylar likes to play soccer, read, and hang out with his friends.
Hamid is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and a Marketing Associate.
Hamid considers himself to be a business-minded individual with a deep passion for technology. Being a part of ITMSA as a Marketing Associate, Hamid has the opportunity to engage, socialize and network with students and professionals to shed light on the significance of technological advancement in contemporary society.
Outside of ITMSA, Hamid alongside his partner have constructed a company known as AHHA DENIM within the first few months of his undergraduate education. He plans on growing his company with the use of Information Technology and the skills and experience gained from ITMSA.
Street Team Associate
Amandeep, also known as Aman, is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and a Street Team Associate.
Amandeep enjoys engaging and helping others through his Street Team Associate position with ITMSA. Throughout Aman's life he has been fascinated by Information Technology and how it can be used to innovate and improve day to day operations. He is focused and driven to engage fellow students and getting them involved within the community.
When Aman isn't at school, you can find him in his home studio making bangers or in his kitchen contemplating what to eat.
Street Team Associate
Talha is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and a Street Team Associate.
Talha applied to ITMSA in his first year, unfortunately he did not make the team, but he came back this year with full determination and motivation to prove himself as an invaluable member of the team.
With his knowledge of business and passion for IT, he hopes to make it "BIG". He's making moves!
Street Team Associate
Haesha is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and a Street Team Associate.
Haesha had the perfect opportunity to start getting involved within BTM by joining ITMSA. It allowed her to explore many different opportunities within the program as well as share these opportunities with her fellow peers. In addition to this, Haesha is able to obtain new skills as well as build on the ones she currently has.
Outside of ITMSA, she spends her time reading, playing basketball, and sleeping.
Street Team Associate
Suraj is a 1st year Business Technology Management student pursuing a Politics minor. He is also a Street Team Associate.
Suraj joined the ITMSA to be more involved within the Ryerson community, gain valuable knowledge and transferable skills required for the future, and to get the most out of his university experience.
When Suraj isn't studying for his never-ending exams, you can often find him wandering around Toronto looking for places to eat. Some of Suraj's interests include eating, sleeping, and chilling with the mandemz.
Vice President of Technology
Zachary, also known as Zach, is a 4th year Business Technology Management Co-op student and the Vice President of Technology.
This is Zach's first year on the ITMSA team and he is excited to get to work contributing to the success of his school and program.
Zach joined ITMSA to follow his passion of web development and design. He hopes to help create an awesome website that captures the professionalism and innovation that the ITMSA and BTM program represents.
Co-Vice President of Corporate Relations
Alicia is a 2nd year Business Technology Management Co-op student and the Co-Vice President of Corporate Relations.
Prior to her current position, she was an ITMSA Event Associate in the 2015-2016 academic year. ITMSA gave her the opportunity to not only encourage and engage students to learn more about their program, but also to help them step outside their comfort zone.
During her summer, she worked for the Government of Ontario where she provided strategic advice for modernizing government services. Feel free to say hi or drop by the office where she is always looking for new ideas and places to visit downtown.
Co-Vice President of Corporate Relations
Iftikhar is a 5th year Business Management student pursuing a Marketing Management major with an Information Technology Management minor. He is also the Co-Vice President of Corporate Relations.
Iftikhar wants to utilize the knowledge he has gained from his CAPM (Certified Associate in Project Management) to plan, execute and maintain all aspects of ITMSA in an exceptional manner.
As Co-Vice President of Corporate Relations, Iftikhar wants to effectively acquire new sponsorships and keynote professionals, strengthen current corporate partnerships and serve as a catalyst to the outreach and brand exposure of the largest course union for a BTM program within Canada.
Upon graduation, Iftikhar will be pursuing a career in Project Management within the Financial Services industry to apply the valuable knowledge and skills he has obtained throughout his years at Ryerson University.
Director of Corporate Relations
Zafina is a 2nd year Business Technology Management Co-op student and the Director of Corporate Relations.
She is excited by the future prospects in BTM with the influence of artificial intelligence and IoT. In her spare time she likes to read about startups, food, and emerging trends in technology.
This year she looks forward to spreading her passion for BTM and increasing student engagement in order to ensure a fulfilling experience for the students of BTM and other faculties of TRSM.
She also looks forward to increasing engagement with external organizations to help with ITMSA's present and future prospects of bringing in more opportunities for students in BTM.
Director of Corporate Relations
Hiranniya, also known as Niya, is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and the Director of Corporate Relations.
For Hiranniya, it is important for her to get involved and ITMSA was the perfect place to be. She loves engaging in conversations and she is passionate about business. As a part of Corporate Relations, she is able to merge these two by connecting the various businesses and industry professionals to the amazing BTM students.
Outside of school, she dances, sings and immerses herself into the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. She also loves meeting new people, so if you ever see her in the halls, don't be afraid to stop and say Hi!
Director of Corporate Relations
Saniya is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and the Director of Corporate Relations.
Saniya joined ITMSA to engage in networking opportunities and she believes this is an amazing way for her to develop and apply her skills. Her position allows her to strengthen corporate relationships and acquire speakers and sponsorships for a large variety of events.
Aside from ITMSA, Saniya's interest include cooking, makeup, and sleep. Saniya's end goal is to maximize her efforts which have the potential to lead her towards higher positions during her university career.
Corporate Relations Associate
Shayan is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and a Corporate Relations Associate.
Shayan joined the ITMSA because he wanted to get involved and give back to the BTM community, and wanted to do so in a positive and growth oriented environment. His position allows him to hone and sharpen his skills by working diligently to acquire speakers and sponsorships for a wide variety of events.
In his free time, Shayan is an avid fan of football (soccer) and enjoys watching his favourite club, F.C. Barcelona in action. He also enjoys spending time sleeping and watching Netflix.
Corporate Relations Associate
Kayhaan is a 1st year Business Technology Management student and a Corporate Relations Associate.
With his passion for business and technology, Kayhaan joined ITMSA to help him step out of his comfort zone, allowing him to grow and develop. He engages in networking opportunities, with an interest in building strong and long lasting relationships. He is looking forward to connecting the BTM community with industry professionals, and finding ways to leverage their knowledge and experience.
Outside of ITMSA, Kayhaan has a strong passion for the automotive and motorcycle industry. He is the founder of @sportbikesociety on Instagram, where he is regularly interacting with enthusiasts like himself, all around the world! With the use of the knowledge and experience gained through BTM and ITMSA, he aims to start his own business in the future.
Vice President of Finance
Mirza is a 2nd year Business Technology Management Co-op student and the Vice President of Finance.
Mirza is a pretty chill guy who thought it would be cool to get involved in his campus, help out his fellow students and just not get bored with studies. The result: joining ITMSA as the Vice President of Finance as his first year.
He has always been good with technology, often miraculously fixing the Wi-Fi for his parents by pressing the reset button. Thus, he decided to study BTM to show the world his skills which he would masterfully craft and perfect over the next four years.
Mirza's main hobbies are watching movies, reading books, learning the guitar, singing, and stressing out over work.
Finally, Mirza's goal is to one day start a company with an idea that the world is in need of to make it a better place, not for the money, but for the good of mankind.
Director of Finance
Yusra is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student.
ITMSA has provided her with the opportunity to continue expanding her involvement in the BTM community and assist in creating an exciting new school year. Feel free to say hi if you see her around campus!