CAREER: Jim brings over 30 years of business finance, banking, strategy, and development experience. After spending 10 years in banking and financial services working with corporate and national accounts while directing emerging markets, Jim has been working with businesses of all sizes to develop strategies for growth and funding. He has supported and directed venture capital campaigns involving mergers, acquisitions, and private placement of both debt and equity. During his tenure, Jim has also been directly involved in financing companies in software development, manufacturing, commercial facility automation, medical device development and certification, land acquisition, brand loyalty, financial management, and more. For the past seven years, Jim has focused primarily on commercial real estate project funding and has been involved in projects of all sizes, from single-tenant retail to billion-dollar projects.
COMMUNITY WORK: Jim’s family has been in the Middle Tennessee area for 23 years. He has two sons that have followed him in finance and entrepreneurship. He is an active member of Holy Family Catholic Church, a director of its Knights of Columbus Chapter, and is involved with several other ministries. Jim has been on the OneGenAway Board of Directors for seven years, supporting the nonprofit’s mission of providing food to those experiencing food insecurity.