One doesn't necessarily associate poetry with running the day-to-day business of a thriving agency, but Jim has found great success being an exception to the rule. Most early mornings, you can find him deep in thought about his clients' businesses; and by midday, he is making rounds with tasks in hand. At 50,000feet, Jim oversees the strategic direction of the global brand consultancy and creative agency as well as business development and client service. With leadership and expertise across financial services, technology, consumer electronics, retail, architecture and design and luxury, Jim works closely with many of 50,000feet's clients. Prior to joining 50,00feet, Jim held leadership positions at global agencies and consultancies, including EY and Accenture. Jim received a B.A. with highest honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, completed the AIGA Program for Creative Leaders at Yale University and is a graduate of the Booth Chicago Institute of Management Executive Program at the University of Chicago.