Brian is a second-year software engineering student who also has an interest in business. He is a fun-loving guy who has ambitions of becoming an entrepreneur one day. He joined Mijem as a Campus Director in order to gain valuable leadership experience and learn about the inner workings of a young, growing company. Mijem caught his attention because it is a product built by students, for students. He hopes to help increase awareness of the app, build its user base, and watch it grow.
Nicholas is an energetic and outgoing guy that loves to have a fun night out but when the time comes he buckles down and gets to Weldon grinding. He is interested in business, more specifically looking for a career in the financial industry. He hopes to contribute to Mijem’s overall expansion and look forward to increasing and improving upon the user base of Mijem.
Kalter is a third year BSc Kinesiology student at Western University. Kalter is a part of the Western Men’s Rugby team in my first couple of years here and a part of the KSA (Kinesiology Student Association) at the moment, alongside other commitments. Marketing has grown on Kalter as of lately. It’s a bit out of his comfort zone, being a science student, but that is exactly why it intrigues him. Presenting to people, creating new connections and discussing things Kalter believes in and is passionate about with others strikes him as enjoyable and inspiring. As part of the Mijem team, Kalter want to develop his interpersonal skills and create a broader social network.
Will has always had a passion for learning how things work, and how things are made. As he grew older, this passion shifted from machines to technology. He always thought he was going to be an engineer; in fact, he almost chose to go to Queens to study engineering. However, he is happy that he didn’t. Will's passion is for leadership and entrepreneurship and he joined Mijem hoping to gain experience. He loves talking to people, and he loves making connections and networking. Will has strong leadership skills and always love working in teams.
Bailey Hall is a first year student in the Honours Business Administration undergraduate program at Wilfrid Laurier University. She joined Mijem because she is passionate about learning as believes it allows her the ability to grow and develop in both her professional and personal life. With a focus on business, she is working to reach my career goals through the experience Mijem will provide her in a field she really enjoys!
Ali is a first year pursing a Double Degree in Computer Science and Business at the University of Waterloo and Laurier. His passion for the arts and technology, combined with his ability to think creatively, has allowed him to excel in various roles and take on new challenges. Ali’s competitive drive is one of his greatest assets and his love for music, movies, and sports allow him to balances his busy schedule and personal life. His dedication and entrepreneurial drive make him an ideal campus director for Mijem.
Asad Abbas is a first year Business Administration and Computer Science Double Degree student at Wilfrid Laurier University. He is a highly motivated and dynamic individual that enjoys taking on leadership and challenging positions. Asad joined the Mijem team to further develop his professional career as well as attain valuable entrepreneurial experience. Mijem specifically caught his attention as it is a student startup created with endless potential. Being part of an encouraging team motivates Asad to raise app awareness and popularity using innovative techniques throughout his University.
Carmen dreams of traveling the world, breaking the boundaries that separates countries. She envisions a world where people spread ideas or products that others would need across the invisible borders. As a third year student majoring in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing, she aims to promote and bring these ideas her country has to offer to the people across the world in exchange for theirs. After all, we’re all dependent on one another. As Steve Jobs had mentioned, “A lot of times, people don’t know what they want until you show it to them.”
Jamie is a second-year student at Queen’s University pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Film & Media with a minor in English. She is also studying for a certificate in business. She eventually hopes to pursue a career in Marketing & Advertising. Jamie joined Mijem for greater entrepreneurial and leadership experience. From her time thus far, she's had the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, creative environment alongside like-minded individuals. She look forward to further collaborations with the growing startup app.
Anmol Panesar is a second year Honours Political Science student at Brock University. He joined Mijem because he saw the concerns with the buy/sell Facebook pages, and thought having a one-stop hub for transactions was a great idea. He is very excited to step into a start-up technology company, and is looking forward to learning about the day-to-day operations of a growing company.
Mimi is a first-year student in the University of Waterloo studying Global Business and Digital Arts. Graphic design has been a long time passion of hers for a number of years, and she hopes to further her skills through Mijem as the creative director. Mimi plays cello, watches films, and reworks old clothes.
Shameiz is a person you would most likely see dancing and showing off his moves. He is fun loving, energetic and very enthusiastic. He is currently pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science at the University of Waterloo. Apart from his academics, he indulges in various extracurricular activities such as dance, sports, hackathons and most importantly he serves as the Creative of Media for Mijem. He has a passion for video marketing and coming up with innovative ideas to help increase the popularity of the app.
Gestri is currently studying Accounting and Financial Management at University of Waterloo. His passion for entrepreneurship and marketing drew him towards joining the Mijem team. Mijem has provided him the opportunity to hone his skills, meet new people and develop a new perspective on the future. Some of his other passions include sports, literature, politics and truing new things.
Irfan is pursuing his Computer Science degree at Wayne State University. He aspires to help make Mijem the go-to application for students when it comes to buying and selling used items. Irfan is an avid sports fan and when he is not researching about technology or doing homework, he is definitely watching sports!
Syed is a first year Premed student at Wayne State University pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Public Health. He aspires to go into Emergency Medicine and eventually go abroad to serve in developing countries around the world. He works as an Emergency Medical Technician while managing his other responsibilities. He joined Mijem when he saw potential from the business of buying and selling on facebook of textbooks and other items to be moved to a more student friendly and easy to use app. As a campus director, he is determined to grow the awareness of the app on Wayne State's campus.
Mijem is the perfect online marketplace for students. Connect with thousands of students, discover gems nearby, and arrange meetups, all in the convenience of dealing with fellow students on campus. No more dealing with anonymous strangers who live far away. Joining is easy and free!
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Mijem is built by students who want to help students save money! The more active we all are, the more we help empower all Mijem community members. We're looking for volunteer Campus Directors to help grow the community at your campus.
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