Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Arkansas
Jim, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Saatchi X, enjoyed careers as an educator and printing executive before joining Saatchi & Saatchi X in 2002. As President of several printing companies before shifting his focus to shopper marketing, Jim is uniquely qualified to lead the Northwest Arkansas office, which serves as the worldwide headquarters of the global shopper marketing network.
Passionate about leadership development and working with a fully integrated team, Jim relishes watching a project go from strategic insights and creative design all the way through to production and execution at the point of purchase. His unique experience enables him to fully engage with the people and the work and is an integral part of Saatchi X's success. Jim works directly with P&G's Walmart Global Customer Team in Northwest Arkansas, bringing innovative and creative solutions to P&G brand challenges in Walmart Stores and Sam's Clubs across North America. His teams have won 6 Shopper Marketing Effie Awards since 2011, twice as many as any other shopper marketing agency.
Jim currently serves as a member of the Walton Art Center Corporate Leadership Council and with the Circle of Life Hospice Joint Venture Business Committee. His family resides in Northwest Arkansas.