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Entrepreneurship and Innovation
John Dick is the president of Dicksbridge Inc., a private investments firm, since 1980. Prior to his work at Dicksbridge, he founded three companies, J. Dick Publishing in 1980, Investors Forecast LLC in 1990, and Chief Executive Events Inc. in 1987. He has a bachelor’s degree from Nasson College, and an MBA from the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. While taking classes towards his MBA at night, he worked at A.B. Dick Company, until the company was sold in 1982. He is currently on the Boards of the Northwestern Memorial Medical Center, Lake Forest Open Lands, and the Dick Family Foundation.