Jim brings more than 23 years of expertise in developing and implementing strategic business solutions, managing process improvement initiatives, technology integration, professional management consulting, financial analysis, operations management, and industrial engineering.
Jim presently serves as Vice President in the Industries Solutions Practice and Mobility Platforms for AT&T. Jim’s professional experience as strategic management executive has focused on enterprise development and deployment of process improvement, product innovation, technology integration, and transformational ideation for large Fortune 500 Companies. Jim has a highly successful track record at top organizations, including PepsiCo, PricewaterhouseCoopers, KPMG Peat Marwick, and United Parcel Service.
Jim has an extensive background in developing dynamic enterprise mobility solutions, instituting organizational transformational business process improvements, and leading marketplace execution of world-class sales force / field service force automation capabilities.
Prior to AT&T, Jim led PepsiCo’s (Frito-Lay Division) Transformation & Strategy Team as the National Director of Customer Enterprise Solutions. Jim has held several positions with Frito-Lay, including National Director of Emerging Technology & Business Processes,
Director of Go-To-Market (GTM), Director of Sales System Strategy, Senior Group Manager for Productivity for Growth, Region Finance Performance Manager, and Divisional Finance Analyst. Additionally, Jim was a Principle Consultant for 4 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers and KMPG focusing on Business Process Improvement. Jim also worked for United Parcel Service in a range of diverse roles including Industrial Engineering, Operational Management, Technology Implementation, & Frontline Supervision.
Jim has an MBA in Marketing from Loyola College in Maryland and Bachelors of Science in Business Management from George Mason University.
Jim and his wife, Elaina, have two sons, Paxton and Hudson and reside in Houston, Texas.