- IPFW Alumni Citation Award (2014)
BIOGRAPHYJamal Robinson is an entrepreneur from Fort Wayne and is the founder and president of Desiar (Des-E-air) Eyewear; a company which produces quality, modern, fashion forward eyewear. Jamal is also currently the chairman of the board of Believe In A Dream Inc. which supports youth in Fort Wayne by providing mentorship in the areas of business education, mathematics & sciences and the performing arts. Previously he helped found A Better Fort Charitable Organization, a philanthropy focused on empowering up and coming leaders.
Jamal graduated from the University of Florida, College of Business Administration, with his degree in business. He then went on to obtain his associates degree in business marketing from IPFW, graduating with the class of 2012.