Jim has over 25 years of senior management experience with leading Fortune 500 consumer products companies including: Rubbermaid,
Boise Cascade, and GBC. He has held the positions of National Sales Manager, Vice President-Marketing, and Division President in these firms. His management experience is augmented by several years of teaching experience in the areas of management, marketing, human resource management, communication and team-building.
He has published several articles and has been featured in The WallStreetJournal.
Nova Southeastern University has recognized him as "Distinguished Alumnus " for his innovative contributions to management science in areas such as operations management, sales, and marketing. He was recently nominated into International Who's Who OfBusiness Entrepreneurs.
Jim attained a Doctor of Business Administration from Nova Southeastern
University. He also obtained a Master's Degree Certification in Human Resource Management and a Master's Degree Certification in Business Development and a Master of Business Administration degree.
Eleven years ago he began extensive research into the study of human behavioral styles. This research has expanded into one of the largest private databases of behavioral subjects in the world. Jim's work has led to the evolution of several leadership, management, and organization
communication programs which have been adopted by organizations such as: The Florida Institute of Government, Pratt & Whitney, Costco Wholesale, Rockwell International, Quaker Oats, The 15th Judicial Circuit Court, City and County Governments of Palm Beach County, The Royal Saudi Air Force, Alliant Energy, Florida Power & Light, etc. Jim is a frequent keynote speaker on the subject of behavioral styles, communication effectiveness and delivering extraordinary customer service.
He is a licensed and certified Myers-Briggs MBTI behavioral practitioner, and a licensed and certified Achieve Global (Zenger Miller) Trainer. He holds several licensing contracts from behavioral research authors for validating their respective behavioral instruments in his exhaustive practitioner research.
He is a member of and serves as an officer for several professional organizations. Memberships include SI-IRM, ASTD, and APICS. He is a member of several Palm
Beach County Chambers of Commerce and is a frequent speaker at professional gatherings.