Dr. Bruce Douglas
CEO, Harvard Development Company
Dr. Bruce Douglas began his entrepreneurial career in 1975 as founder of The Douglas Company, a construction and engineering firm. Years later, he successfully transformed Sterling College during his tenure as its tenth president. He has gone on to serve on the boards of many prestigious educational and cultural organizations and founded the New Ohio Institute, a non-profit policy center focused on finding and carrying out solutions to urban problems. He is also the founder and current CEO of Harvard Development Company, a leading real estate development organization specializing in urban revitalization and rejuvenation. Bruce and his wife, Dee, have been married 59 years and live in Winter Park, Florida. They have three grown children and seven grandchildren.
An Entrepreneur Is for All Seasons
Publication Date: October 2015
We all desire to be masters of our own destiny,
to have complete control and freedom
in our lives. As author Dr. Bruce Douglas knows
firsthand, this entrepreneurial attitude can inspire
you to transform your life and the lives of everyone
As a child, Bruce lived and worked through the
Great Depression, learning some of the most basic
lessons that would eventually lead him to found his
own company. An Entrepreneur Is For ALL Seasons
recounts Bruce’s struggles and life lessons as he
shows you how to develop the skills to create real
change in your business and beyond. To get there,
you must think outside the box, take risks, bypass
the conventional chain of command, and learn
from your failures as much as from your successes.
Through self-reflection, proper guidance, knowledge,
honesty, and effort, it really is possible to
achieve your desires.
Let Bruce’s experiences and advice inspire you as
an entrepreneur and leader to take your skills and
success to new heights.