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Vigilant Global announces support for Kids Code Jeunesse

by Adelaide Z  |  May 15, 2014 Vigilant Global announces support for Kids Code Jeunesse

Vigilant Global made good on a promise made a few months ago to support the Kids Code organization on its quest to introduce grade-school kids to coding. Vigilant helped get Kids Code a small office space in Montreal’s Notman House – a technology and web hub for budding entrepreneurs in Montreal... read more

Vigilant Global sponsors TEDx Concordia

by Adelaide Z  |  May 2, 2014

Vigilant Global is once again sponsoring TEDx Concordia. The event is set to take place at the university’s downtown campus at the D.B. Clarke Theatre on Saturday May 3rd. This year’s theme is Building Blocks – what we build, builds us. The company has a long history of sponsoring TEDx events in... read more

Vigilant Global donation purchases clinical care equipment for The Neuro

by Adelaide Z  |  April 9, 2014 Vigilant Global donation purchases clinical care equipment for The Neuro

Montreal, QC – April 9, 2014 – The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital - The Neuro, at McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre, announced today that it received an important donation from Montreal-based Vigilant Global to purchase urgently needed clinical care... read more

The ups and downs of Sonic Howl in 2014

by Adelaide Z  |  April 8, 2014

The 2014 Montreal regional final was one of controversy, utter jubilation, and eventual heartbreak. Sonic Howl was among the best scoring bots in the competition and a force to be reckoned with thanks to a crafty team who both built and powered the bot to the semi-final round. The team had some... read more

Vigilant Global Sponsors Concordia Engineering and Commerce Case Competition

by Adelaide Z  |  March 14, 2014

Vigilant Global and Concordia University have a habit of partnering up to support education. The Vigilant Global endowment fund ensures deserving international graduate students can focus on their studies. While the university’s business school and engineering faculty are the happy recipients of... read more

Vigilant Global and LaSalle students Take Robot to Oshawa

by Adelaide Z  |  March 6, 2014

The construction period for the international FIRST Robotics competition came to an end on Tuesday, February 18th. For the students of team 3985 (LaSalle Community Comprehensive High School) and their Vigilant Global mentors, the construction of the robot went on right down to the wire. The... read more

Vigilant Global named one of Montreal’s top 20 employers for 2014

by Adelaide Z  |  February 5, 2014 Vigilant Global named one of Montreal’s top 20 employers for 2014

The Montreal Gazette today announced its top 20 employers for 2014 and named Vigilant Global one of Montreal’s top employers. Vigilant Global, an IT and R&D firm specializing in high-performance systems for financial markets, has appeared on Montreal’s top 20 employer list for the last three consecutive years. read more

Vigilant Global featured in Concordia University’s alumni magazine

by Adelaide Z  |  January 17, 2014

Last summer, a writer from Concordia University took a trip from the school’s downtown campus to Vigilant’s headquarters to talk to a few Concordia graduates now on staff at Vigilant. While Vigilant recruits at and hires from all of Montreal’s universities, a little over 40% are Concordia... read more

Vigilantes Race up the Tower for a Great Cause

by Adelaide Z  |  December 4, 2013

For the last four years, 10 to 20 Vigilantes have donned sweats and sneakers for one day in November to race up the 41 flights of stairs at Place Ville Marie tower for the RBC Challenge. The Scrambled Legs & Achin team almost broke the PVM relay race record this year – only three seconds... read more