Lee Business School Alumni of the Year
Jerald M. Dick
’65 BS Business Administration
Jerald M. Dick, ’65 BS Business Administration is a retired real estate executive and developer. He came to UNLV on a basketball scholarship and played from 1963 to 1965 and graduated in UNLV’s second graduating class. Jerry was instrumental in the development of the Boulevard Mall on Maryland Parkway as a retail broker with Coldwell Banker & Co. from 1965 to 1969.
Following the Boulevard Mall, he continued to successfully develop shopping malls. From 1981 to 1988, Jerry served as President of Limited Real Estate and increased the total number of stores from 300 to 3,500. He retired in 1988. In 1990, he started the next phase of his career as a consultant by founding GCD Consultants representing high-end retail stores. During this time, he worked on the redevelopment of Northpark Shopping Center in Dallas, Texas, a top 10 regional mall in the country. Jerry retired in 2011.
Jerry served on the Board of International Council of Shopping Centers. For many years, the council hosted the largest attended conventions in Las Vegas. Today, Jerry remains active through volunteer work. He is a member of the Board of Trustees for the UNLV Foundation and member of the UNLV Lee Business School’s Executive Advisory Board. He was one of the founders of the Runnin’ Rebels Club to support the UNLV men’s basketball team.