Adam Kahan

President, ABK Associates Inc.

Adam B. Kahan was Vice President, University Advancement at Ryerson University, a position he held for 13 years.

Prior to joining Ryerson, Adam lived in New York where he headed ABK Associates, a Management Consulting Company.

In 1988, Adam was appointed Chief Operating Officer of the United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York, the largest local non-profit agency in the world.  As Chief Operating Officer, he led development, raising more than $2 billion and directed marketing, communications and public affairs for the organization.

Adam has led marketing, communications and development organizations in South Africa, England, Israel, Canada, the United States and has executed fund raising programs that resulted in excess of $3.8 billion.

Adam has a BA in Law and MA (ABD) in Communications.

He is married with two children and five grandsons.

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