Reg Litz is Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies at the I.H. Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada. He received his Ph.D. in strategic planning and policy from the University of Pittsburgh in 1997. His research has been published in leading outlets of entrepreneurial and family firm research, including Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of Small Business Management, and Family Business Review. He teaches in the general areas of new, small, and family business and has received several teaching awards at both the university and faculty levels.