Jim has had over thirty-five years of domestic and international consumer products experience with several Fortune 500 companies and private equity. He was Managing Director at Scott Paper for the UK and Ireland, country president for a Canadian and US division of Eastman Kodak and he was CEO for two private equity buyouts, The Personal Care Group and American Safety Razor Company. Jim focused on building value through aggressive new product development and introduction, operational improvements, distribution expansion and international growth. He was most recently CEO of a technology start-up. He is a member of ACG, Boulder Community Foundation, Naturally Boulder, and the Boulder Open Space Conservancy. He and his family are active supporters of Intercambio, Bridge House, the Boulder Museum and the Boulder International Film Festival. Jim received his MBA from Fordham University and BA from San Diego State University.
Personal passions include photography, biking, hiking, lots of fun travel, political and social family engagement for change and correction, support of our National Parks and solutions for issues regarding climate change. He is a lifetime member at the Impact HUB. He and his family happily live in Boulder.