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Fred Dawkins

Advisor Kitchener, Canada Area, CA

Author/Entrepreneur, Dundurn Press and Partner, Creative Destruction Lab. University of Toronto grad. University of Toronto grad.

Author/Entrepreneur, Dundurn Press and Partner, Creative Destruction Lab. University of Toronto grad. University of Toronto grad.

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Author/Entrepreneur Dundurn Press January 2013 - present
Partner Creative Destruction Lab 2013 - present
President Acton East Housing Corp January 2000 - present
President F.C.Dawkins Management Inc. March 1991 - present
Vice President Frank Heller & Co Limited May 1969 - present
CEO Beardmore Leathers Inc. November 1998 - December 2011
One of the three founding entrepreneurs The Olde Hide House November 1980 - June 1998

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University of Toronto Economics 1968 - 1969

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Sherry Cooper, Ph.D.
We worked together  •  TMX Industry Professor of Financial Economics, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University and Chief Economic Counsel, MDC Partners.
He had enormous wisdom and patience. His book is an example and his students at Rotman School of Business of the University of Toronto love ... him. He is a very successful entrepreneur.
Douglas Lusted
We worked together  •  CEO, WestonExpressions Inc.. Previously Pilot 10, The Next 36. University of Waterloo grad. University of Toronto grad.
Fred is an experienced entrepreneur that has given me very helpful advice and understands the process of starting a new venture and how to m ... anage it; specifically in retail.
Jennifer Flexman
They're my advisor  •  Senior Policy Advisor, Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation. University of Washington grad. University of Washington grad.
Fred has been involved in new initiatives at the University of Toronto to promote entrepreneurship and advise technology startups. He genero ... usly gives his time to students and startup founders, providing a unique format for his workshops and bringing his diverse experiences as an entrepreneur himself.

Jennifer Flexman
They're my friends  •  Senior Policy Advisor, Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation. University of Washington grad. University of Washington grad.
Jennifer is very determined and accomplished succeeding at anything she tries. She pursues opportunity and is a proven problem solver. she h ... as already reinvented herself in different areas demonstrating that she is both resilient and adaptable.

Jennifer Flexman
They're my friends  •  Senior Policy Advisor, Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation. University of Washington grad. University of Washington grad.
Jennifer is a determined, resilient and adaptable individual who perceives opportunity and acts on it.