Jim oversees all aspects of Op2mize Energy’s business, including implementation of energy strategy and business development. Since its founding in 2013, Jim has managed the growth and evolution of Op2mize’s service offering, expanding into every major market in North America. Jim has an extensive background in real estate, previously managing development for the Pulte Group. Jim also spent several years working in real estate private equity, shifting his focus to energy as an essential aspect of asset management.
Jim is a licensed Professional Engineer and graduate of Purdue University. He currently sits on the board of the Calumet Area Industrial Commission, and is an active member of the Chicago Federal Reserve Quarterly Industrial Roundtable.