Dan Himelstein

Haas Business School, Berkeley

Dan is currently a faculty member at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley and at the School of Management at the University of San Francisco, where he has taught a variety of entrepreneurship classes including Creativity, Innovation, and Product Development; Entrepreneurial Finance; Entrepreneurship and Business Plan Development; International Consulting for Small & Medium Sized Enterprises; New Venture Creation; Nuts & Bolts of Entrepreneuring; Perspectives on Entrepreneurship.

In addition, Dan is the founder of a new start-up, Your Local Playground, which is in the pre-launch stage.  Dan has previously founded two additional companies and has worked with numerous other start-ups as an executive, director, and/or consultant.  He has also served as a member of a variety of private and public sectors boards, committees, and commissions.  

Dan received his B.S. from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley and his M.Sc. from The London School of Economics.

LinkedIn Profile:                   www.linkedin.com/in/danhimelstein/
Haas Faculty Web Page:     http://facultybio.haas.berkeley.edu/faculty-list/himelstein-dan
Your Local Playground:        http://www.yourlocalplayground.com/