Jim is a Minerallac Company executive with thirty-five years experience hiring, training, evaluating, directing and managing persons in various environments. As a Loyola University of Chicago graduate, Jim started his career as a manager in the retail, service and industrial industries before moving into the electrical industry. Jim has dedicated the past 24 years of his career to Minerallac Company, devoting 5 years in various high level sales management roles, 11 years as Vice President, and 8 years in his current position as President. Jim's career is a testament to his sales and leadership skills. In conjunction to Jim's professional career, he served 11 years as the Chairman of the NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturers Association) technical subcommittee for conduit and cable hardware. Jim's passions include working out, cooking, reading and spending time with Sue, his wife and best friend of 21 years.