An experienced leader that brings strategic and critical thinking to help senior level leaders address complex business and operational challenges. A visionary that is able to quickly identify advantages and challenges with new concepts, anticipating and addressing critical issues and translating them into new design concepts that optimize business success and overall customer satisfaction. A collaborative leader with experience integrating various business team disciplines to drive the delivery of key objectives resulting in higher business performance. A leader with both internal consultant and P&L leadership experience in a variety of industries including Operations, Manufacturing, Hospitality/Leisure, Retail, Dining, Entertainment, and Health Care.
Jim is a true outdoorsman and enjoys most everything from hiking and camping to downhill skiing and white water rafting. Jim is also an avid college football fan and will be difficult to reach on fall Saturday afternoons when his Clemson Tigers are on the field.
Jim, his wife Val, and his sons Drew and Will enjoy travelling. As a family, they have been across the US, Europe, and the Caribbean in search of new adventures.
Jim and Val are philanthropists as well, and committed to causes and organizations improving the health and well being of children, youth, and the working poor.