Jim's career spans three decades of corporate leadership ranging from FORTUNE 500 organizations to privately-held companies, including more than a decade as CEO of an award-winning company recognized four times as one of the "25 Best Companies to Work for in America."
As a CEO, Jim was one of the first to adopt The 4 Disciplines of Execution and used it to drive performance throughout the entire organization for almost five years. This real-world experience using the 4 Disciplines to address a variety of strategic and operational objectives uniquely enables Jim to help leaders and their teams get extraordinary results from these powerful principles.
Jim's organizations have won national awards for customer service excellence and an outstanding culture, as well as numerous local and regional awards as a workplace of choice. In 2005, Jim was personally selected for the Turknett Leadership Character Award recognizing CEO's who demonstrate the highest standards of ethics and integrity.