A serial entrepreneur, author and professor with over 30 years of experience in a broad set of areas around startups and technology. At age 13 he developed his first computerized video game and at age 21 James co-founded a software company. Over the next 20 years he and his co-founders grew an international client base.
Dr. Bowen has been interviewed on the internet, radio, magazine, T.V., and newspaper both in North America and Europe. His twitter account is on several curated lists. He has given presentations or seminars on technology and business insights.
He is or has been associated with 12 universities including 4 in Europe, where he teaches MBAs over 12 subject areas including: technology, leadership, marketing, supply chain management, project management, entrepreneurship and strategy. In the last 15 years, he has taught over 400 courses to over 10,000 students.
Dr. Bowen has published four books on investing and building high-tech product companies, is active in social media, and gives advice to startup companies of all types. He has launched the Startup Canada entrepreneurship award, and his business experience covers all aspects of the business with a broad range of customer types, including non-profits and government.