Jim Dodson, CEO and president of the Fairbanks Economic Development Corporation, is the 2019 Business Leader of the Year.
He was honored at a dinner and award ceremony on Saturday, April 20, 2019.
ARCTIC INNOVATION COMPETITION
The School of Management hosts the UAF Arctic Innovation Competition, which awards
$30,000 in cash prizes in three age groups for innovative ideas. This competition,
now in its eleventh year, invites innovators to propose new, feasible and potentially
profitable ideas for solving real-life problems and challenges.
BUSINESS LEADER OF THE YEAR
Each year, the School of Management selects a recipient for the UAF Business Leader of the Year award. Recipients are selected by a committee of SOM students, faculty, advisory board members and former recipients based on merits of leadership, business accomplishments, community involvement and educational support.LEARN MORE