Since spring 2012, Jim has been Alliance Director for the American Express Account, headquartered in New York City. In this role, Jim manages Amex’s Facilities Management operations globally. His goal is to set a strategic vision for the account and to execute that vision to achieve an optimal operating cost structure, unprecedented customer satisfaction and world class FM services to American Express.
Prior to joining CBRE, Jim co-founded the Corporate Services division for Cushman & Wakefield’s Canadian subsidiary, providing brokerage coordination and lease administration services to multi-national clients. Previously, he was the Director, Real Estate and Construction for Digital Canada, since absorbed by HP. He was Construction Superintendent for a heavy construction company (Ellis-Don) and was Director of Engineering for Westar, once Canada’s largest natural resource company.