As president of Aquafinancial Consulting, Inc., based in Calgary, Canada, Adewale Gbalajobi oversees the financial company’s offshore and onshore investment strategies. A philanthropic individual, Adewale Gbalajobi volunteered for the United Way and was chairperson of the CIBC (Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce) United Way fundraising committee. Under his leadership, the United Way received more than $100,000 in donations.
Established in 1887, the United Way supports individuals and families by helping them to receive education as well as achieve financial stability and practice healthy living. Around the world, the organization maintains approximately 1,800 branches. One such branch is the United Way of Calgary and Area.
On September 17, 2014, Nordstrom is hosting a gala to benefit the United Way of Calgary and Area as well as the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation. Tickets are $100 per person. Attendees of the gala can enjoy food and beverages and be among the first to view Canada’s first Nordstrom location before it opens to the public. For more information, please visit www.childrenshospital.ab.ca.