Dean, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
Aside from his background in academia, Jim Dewald has been the CEO of two major real-estate development companies, a local engineering consulting practice and president of a tech-based international real-estate brokerage company. He has two books, two book chapters, and several articles to his credit, including publications in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, the Journal of Management Studies, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, and Journal of Small Business Management.
Jim was recognized as Calgary Citizen of the Year in 1999. He is also currently a member of the A100.