In his professional career, Jim has held leadership positions at The J & S Group (Founder/Senior Partner, 31 years); The Juice PLUS+ Company (National Marketing Director) Speaker, Success Mentor. Jim loves mentoring young adults and millennials to develop startup businesses. He helps individuals develop lucrative portfolio, residual and retirement income! Jim is a graduate of McNeese State University in Business Management. He was a 2 sport collegiate athlete and went on to play with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the National Football League!
Jim and his wife Sandra live in Loreauville, Louisiana. They have 3 children and 7 grandchildren. Jim attended McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana on an athletic scholarship and was a 2 sport letterman. Jim won the 1976 Southland Conference Javelin Championship in Track and Field and was selected to the All Southland Conference football team during his senior season.
After graduating in Business Management, Jim played professional football with the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the National Football League. He then spent 8 years in Sales and Marketing with TRW, Inc. (oil & gas division) and 4 years with Louisiana Machinery, the local Caterpillar Dealer. Jim has been with The Juice PLUS+ Company since June 1990. He holds the position of National Marketing Director.
Jim and Sandra have dedicated the last 30 years developing their Virtual Franchise and now enjoy a residual income in the largest industry in the world, the healthcare and wellness industry. Jim says, “It’s a good feeling to have a business that allows us to be with our family whenever we choose while doing our part to take control of our personal health!”
As a successful entrepreneur and business owner, Jim has had significant success in sports, nutrition, whole food, collegiate athletics and fitness. With his extensive experience in marketing, branding and promotion, he is a valuable asset for startup businesses looking for business building excellence, talent identification, retention and mentoring.