Meet Our Team
ITMSA consists of 34 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 5th year Business Technology Management Co-op student and the President.
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
David is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and is ITMSA's 2018-2019 Executive Vice President
David, a second 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 and learn skills that he can apply in future endeavours. 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 and has a goal to one day be a Project Manager while applying everything he has learned in the BTM Program. As an enthusiastic team member, David always looks forward to meeting and learning about new people.
Co-Vice President of Events
Urav is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student who is a member of ITMSA for his second consecutive year serving as a Co-Vice President of Events.
As the Co-VP of Events, Urav's tasks include leading a team in the planning, organization, and execution of events. Urav works cross functionally with corporate relations, marketing, and finance portfolios and oversees all projects to ensure they are on track. Urav is utilizing project management methodologies such as a risk management plan, change management checklist, and a four-step governance model to ensure department deliverables are met, changes are being communicated, and to improve overall efficiency. All in all, Urav's goal is to provide the most enjoyable, informative,
and helpful academic and social events to enhance the undergraduate experience of the BTM students at Ryerson University.
In the future, Urav looks to take a combination of his technical skills and sports background to pursue a career in sports management or project management. 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 and talk about that game last night!
Co-Vice President of Events
Ashley is a third year Business Technology Management student and a Co-Vice President of Events.This is her second year in ITMSA and she is excited to be part of the team again to bring fun and valuable events to all business technology management students. Her main goal with event planning is to provide a positive impact on her peers.
In her free time, Ashley loves to go on adventures, bake new recipes, and read a good novel.She is always happy to help out and answer any questions, so feel free to stop by ITMSA’s office to have a chat!
Project Manager, Events
Aron is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and an Events Director.
Aron is a new member to the ITMSA family and has always been intrigued by each event that has been hosted by the group during his first year. He chose to join ITMSA as his first student group because he is eager to help motivate, teach and assist new students during their years at Ryerson. His goal for the upcoming year is to increase the awareness on how ITMSA and BTM are significantly linked together and how beneficial it can be to apply the knowledge in real world jobs. He believes ITMSA is the best way to inform students on all new events, workshops and potential opportunities as it is a very supporting, constructive and inclusive group.
In his free time, Aron loves to watch videos on new and innovative tech, listen to music and take part in a variety of activities with friends. As an Events Director, Aron looks forward to meeting new people and providing the necessary resources and information, along with learning new things from others himself!
Chaneese De Souza
Project Manager, Events
Chaneese is a 2nd year Business Technology Managements student and one of the new Project Managers of Events.
Chaneese wanted to be a part of ITMSA because they are the type of student group that makes everyone feel included and welcomed, especially in a new environment like university.
Feel free to say hi to Chaneese if you see her around campus.
Director of Case Competition
Anton is a second year Business Technology Management student and the Director of Case Competitions. Anton loves to stay in the SLC especially the beach floor and watch Fortnite videos. Anton joined ITMSA to make people that attended their events leave with a smile.
Hasna is a first year Business Technology Management student and an Events Associate at ITMSA.
Hasna joined the ITMSA to gain further experience in the BTM world by optimizing in various opportunities and to encourage and motivate others to participate in the community as well. Hasna is passionate about IT and business and works on sharing her passion with peers and in new projects.
In her free time Hasna enjoys taking photos, hanging out with friends and napping.
Yasvi is a 1st year Business Technology Management student who takes the role of an Events Associate in ITMSA.
Yasvi's role in ITMSA encourages her to engage with her peers and leads in order to achieve success in the planning of events. Her interest in Information Technology and passion for helping others feel welcomed in their field of study made her join ITMSA as her first student group. Additionally, Yasvi aims to share knowledge about the relation between ITMSA and BTM among the student body at the Ted Rogers School of Management. She believes that joining ITMSA will enhance her communication and networking skills, which she will later use in the professional field.
In her free time, Yasvi enjoys hanging out with her friends, sleeping, and drinking iced-capps. She is constantly looking to make new friends, so don't forget to say hi the next time you see her! In the future Yasvi aims to design her own fashion brand and travel to learn about different cultures.
Usman is a second year Business Technology Management co-op student who is also an events associate in ITMSA.
This is Usman's first year of being part of ITMSA and he is looking forward to helping host events throughout the year and working with wonderful people. He hopes ITMSA will help him develop his communication and leadership skills. Usman is very passionate about Information Technology and the Law, and hopes to pursue a career in Patent law.
After graduating from high school, Ammar was accepted into Ryerson's Business Technology Management Program. As a first year he was eager to explore new opportunities and applied to ITMSA as an events associate in his first year.
As an events associate, Ammar believes he will learn countless lessons through ITMSA, but he also wishes to build relationships to enrich the undergraduate experience of others around him. In the future, he would also like to apply for a position within ITMSA with greater responsibilities. Ammar also exploring career options as he is unsure where he would enjoy working.
Ammar's interests can range from building and learning about computers to writing songs, and recently he's been keen on learning about hockey analytics!
Hiranyam is a second year Business Technology Management Student at Ryerson’s Ted Rogers school of Management, as well as an Events Associate with ITMSA. With a profound interest in technology Hiranyam joined ITMSA to expand his interests by connecting with like-minded individuals and developing skills that are invaluable in the field of business and technology.
As an individual who is motivated by creating an impact within those around him, Hiranyam managed a youth run non-profit and hosted over 7 events over the duration of 4 years, through this experience he was able to develop skills such as public speaking, networking and event planning. After years of growth and success within the organization, Hiranyam felt joining ITMSA would be extremely beneficial to his career as he could apply the previously mentioned skills as well as develop new skills with the change in environment.
Some of Hiranyam’s Interests include reading and watching videos on the latest breakthroughs in technology, Watching and playing Basketball, listening to music, travelling and trying new things!
Co-Vice President of Marketing
Nawal is a 5th year Business Technology Management co-op student. Last year Nawal was part of the ITMSA team as the Social Media Director. This year Nawal has returned to the team to work closely with the Marketing team to bring new marketing strategies, improve processes, and boost turnaround time. During Nawal's spare time, she enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, and reading.
Co-Vice President of Marketing
Griffin is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and a Co-Vice President of Marketing
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.
Director of Social Media
Hamid Ali is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and the director of marketing.
Hamid considers himself to be a business-minded individual with a deep passion for technology. Being a part of ITMSA Hamid has the opportunity to engage, socialize, network with students and professionals to shed light on the significance of technological advancement in our contemporary society.
Director of Information Technology
Abdul is a 2nd year Bussiness Technology Management student and the Director of Information Technology.
Abdul joined ITMSA because of his passion for technology and is excited to use his skills to contribute to the success of the group. On ITMSA, some of Abdul's main tasks are developing, maintaining, and updating the ITMSA website.
In his free time Abdul likes to spend time with friends, playing sports, and browsing the internet. In the upcoming school year, Abdul is looking forward to meeting new people and building many networks!
Director of Campus Outreach
Talha is a third year Business Technology Management student and the Director of Campus Outreach
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!
Jose is a second year Business Technology Management student and a Graphic Designer.
Jose considers himself a hardworking individual who enjoys being able to apply his creativity into technology. Jose hopes to bring a fresh new breath to ITMSA and gain new experiences in a positive work environment.
When Jose is not at school or hanging around friends he is often found in the confounds of his room watching film or listening to music. Jose is also interested in sports, graphic design, front end programming and trying new foods.
Andrew is a second year Business Management Student currently majoring in Marketing while pursuing a minor in E-business. Andrews goal with the ITMSA is to bring differentiated marketing strategies to the concentrated marketing field of Information Technology.
Paris is a first year marketing associate at ITMSA. She is taking this opportunity to combine her love for business with her creativity, simultaneously helping those in the BTM community. Paris hopes to gain experience and knowledge that can be later applied in her career. Outside of school Paris enjoys playing sports, baking and watching films.
Riha is a first year Business Technology Management student and a marketing associate. Riha is passionate about information technology and business process optimization. In addition to being a lifelong learner, she is pursuing entrepreneurial interests by developing skills related to technology management. Riha hopes to utilize her previous experiences in digital branding and marketing analysis to aid the growth of ITMSA.
Dominic Ziobrowski is a first year Business Technology Management student and creates videos for ITMSA. Dominic has been editing videos for over 7 years, and is excited to use his skills towards assisting ITMSA with their events. In his free time, he watches the financial markets, news and plays basketball.
Muhammad is a passionate member of the ITMSA who possesses a determined, creative and positive outlook which allows the dealing in matters of fast-pace and demanding working environments. His goals are to provide a large scale interest of ITMSA events throughout TRSM and promote the importance of technology.
Muhammad loves to eat, sleep and play video games in his free time.
Arun is a first year Buisness Technology Management student, and a member of the the marketing team.
Muhammad Arun considers himself a questioning individual and states its why he is where he is today. Only if you question something, can you learn something. to eat, sleep and play video games in his free time.
Some of Arun's future goals include entering Co-op, learning scripting (Python), and getting back to the gym.
Meelad is a 3rd year Business Technology Management co-op student. Meelad has a strong background in planning and marketing events. As a Marketing Associate, he looks forward to help develop creative marketing strategies and campaigns for ITMSA.
Meelad joined ITMSA because he is passionate about the BTM program, he wants to use his skills and experience to grow ITMSA. Meelad also joined to network and learn from students and professionals in the IT industry. Upon graduation, Meelad is hoping to pursue a career in IT consulting. In his free time Meelad likes trading stocks, reading and traveling.
Vice President of Corporate Relations
Saniya is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and is currently the Vice-President of Corporate Relations.
Saniya joined the 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 Director
Zain is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and a Corporate Relations Director.
He considers himself to be a very passionate, dedicated and hardworking individual with interests deeply rooted in information technology. He is a business-minded individual who wants to achieve nothing but the best for himself and others around him. Joining ITMSA has provided him the opportunity to grow his professional profile, enhance his inter and intra personal skills and meet/connect with like-minded individuals.
Zain is also entrepreneurial-minded and has founded and grown a multitude of E-commerce business over the course of the last few years. He has found major success in the E-commerce world and will use his experience and knowledge gained from ITMSA to further develop business and to continue pursuing his dreams and aspirations!
Corporate Relations Director
Kayhaan is a 2nd year Business Technology Management student and the Director of Corporate Relations.
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.
Corporate Relations Director
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.
Alumni Relations Director
Kishomi is a 2nd-year Business Technology Management student and an Alumni Relations Director for the Corporate team
This will be Kishomi's first time as part of the ITMSA team. Her desire to help students attain a better understanding of what the business and information technology industry has to offer influenced Kishomi to get involved in ITMSA. She looks forward to securing Alumni's to help provide guidance and support to aspiring students.
In her free time, she enjoys taking part in fitness, as well as, hanging out with family and friends.
Alumni Relations Associate
Karan is a fourth year Business Technology Management Student and is currently the alumini’s relations associate at ITMSA.
Karan joined the ITMSA because he enjoys planning events, making new friends, and being a part of a team.
In Karan’s spare time, he enjoys weight lifting, cooking, and travelling to different provincial parks in Ontario. i
Zain Ul Abdeen Ejaz
Corporate Relations Associate
Zain is a charismatic and personal-relationship driven person. He uses his interpersonal skills to make significant relationships with people, and uses his drive to accomplish goals. In highschool, Zain was a recipient of the Ontario Scholar's award for maintaining an average of above 80% throughout his senior year. Zain is now in the Business Technology Management program, pursuing a career in information technology. Zain is also part of the Information Technology Management Students' Association in which his role is a corporate relations associate. Zain's future goals include starting his own business after undergrad, and becoming more acquainted with changing technology.
Vice President of Finance
Thomas is a 2nd year Business Management student and the Vice President of Finance at ITMSA.
This is Thomas's first year as a part of ITMSA. He joined because he loves to learn new things and meet new people and believes that one can never stop growing as a person.
Thomas's proudest IT related accomplishment so far in life is connecting two routers together with a 100 foot Ethernet cable so that his house can have twice as much WiFi.
When Thomas is not in lectures or studying, he can be found taking naps between classes on the couches in Ted Rogers or the SLC, or on his phone watching his investments lose money. Feel free to say hi if you see him in the halls!
Director of Finance
Taha Shahid is a second year co-op student studying Business Technology Management. Taha is a transfer student and previously studied Sciences at McMaster University. Taha has always been a business-minded individual who adores the innovation of technology, which is why he chose BTM.
This is Taha's first year in ITMSA and he is a Director of Finance. He hopes to gain valuable experience from ITMSA and would like to be a part of the BTM movement. ITMSA allows Taha to engage with the BTM community and assist students in order to help them succeed.
In his free time, Taha enjoys playing basketball, Fortnite and hanging out with friends. Taha is a sports fanatic and a huge Toronto sports fan. In the future, Taha hopes to combine his passion for sports and management skills to pursue a career in Sports Management. WE THE NORTH!
Director of Finance
Andy is an academically excelling 5th year Business technology management student with internship experience in the IT industry.
He is a small business owner who is passionate about sports and technology. When Andy is not studying or operating his business, Andy likes to spend his free time weightlifting, playing volleyball and basketball and enjoying a few drinks with friends.
In the future, Andy hopes to expand his small business and pursue a career in the data industry. His long term goals are to complete a Masters Degree and to own a successful company.