2017 Young Women’s Conference – Winnipeg: mentoring the next generation

On Thursday, November 16th, 2017, one of the owners of MG Services, Muriel Torchia Shyjak, attended the Young Women’s Conference to act as mentor for the day. “The Young Women’s Conference is a one day event hosted in Thompson, The Pas, Brandon, Dauphin, and Winnipeg, which highlights skilled trades and technology occupations. Young participants meet … More 2017 Young Women’s Conference – Winnipeg: mentoring the next generation

Giving Back – Construction Employment Preparation Program

“Even thought we are new to business ownership, I feel that it’s very important to get involved in events or opportunities to help others grow in their careers in the construction industry or develop skills and improve confidence in their current situation.” says Muriel Torchia Shyjak, one of the owners of MG Electrical/Mechanical Services Ltd. … More Giving Back – Construction Employment Preparation Program

Wine, Cheese, and Networking

Being new business owners, part of our efforts in networking and making new industry connections included joining different organizations. One of the organizations that we joined was The Young Construction Leaders of Manitoba (YCLM). This is a group of under-40 professionals, working in Manitoba’s construction industry, with the goal of providing members with education, mentorship and … More Wine, Cheese, and Networking