“Jim is one of the smartest executives I have worked with.
His ability to understand markets and build competitive product strength
through superior content is unrivaled. He has a keen sense of editorial direction
and the ability to transform that vision into a loyal audience and high share
of the advertising market.”
Don Pazour, CEO, Access Intelligence
“Jim has the ability to think intelligently and
strategically as well as communicate easily and effectively with all levels of
people. He understands change – and knows that what may have worked at one time
and in one place is not necessarily the formula for success in any current
David Nussbaum, Chairman/CEO, America's Test Kitchen
“Jim was able to overhaul our sales strategy,
hire and train regional sales reps, launch an online business where
there was none, upgrade editorial content, and generally improve the quality of
Kerry Smith, President, Red 7 Media
"Thanks, Jim, for creating a very interactive environment. It is experts like yourself who help deliver quality to our industry and to our community."
Cynthia D'Aoust, President and CEO, Cruise Lines International Association
clear the IMEX luncheon presentation had the stamp of a marketing professional.
I’m glad CIC has been able to take advantage of your experience and
expertise. CIC needs what you can offer, and you’ve proven that you can
Breining, Breining Group, and Chair, Convention Industry Council’s Hall of
Leaders Advisory Board
“Jim—I just finished reading the report. It is
EXCELLENT! Wow—some really great information and a treasure trove of data
for us to improve the product. Your analysis was easy to understand and
Jennifer Schwartz, Senior Vice President, Access
“I love the
tag line you developed for our awards program and the prominence we are giving
Kotowski, CEO, Convention Industry Council
work on our marketing materials and blog has been excellent. You do have a
wonderful way with words.”
Penfold, President, Meetingjobs LLC
"Jim's experience and acumen in marketing and publishing were invaluable in the final edits of my book, "What Color is Your Event: The Art of Bringing People Together." As a contributing editor, his insights, strategic thinking and industry knowledge provided useful, objective observations that gave the book a logical flow. A valuable strategic thinker who can contribute to any project."
Dianne Devitt, Founder, DND Group
so much for your help with our website. You went above and beyond.”
Jean-Charles, CEO, Front Row DMC
"When I had an idea, product, or service that needed strategic development, positioning, marketing and a creative approach, Jim far and away was my best option."
John Jaxheimer, Founder, Agenda USA