Program Manger - Retail Design
“Retail Design is excited to have Jim join our team in Columbus. As we continue to grow there and across the country, his experience and knowledge of retail design brings additional services and skills that benefit our retail partners,” Rob Gehr, AIA, NCARB, Vice President of Retail Design.
With more than 20 years of experience in architectural design and program management, Jim is well-versed in delivering strategic professional services and design/development expertise that successfully realize a client’s vision for their project.
Based in our Columbus office, Jim serves as Program Manager for the grocery store market across the US, working closely with project managers to understand client challenges and goals and shaping services to meet them.
He is skilled in securing program deliverables such as adherence to timeline, project scope and budget, and possesses a depth of experience in the organization and management of cross-functional teams that has helped him excel in his career and that he brings to every client relationship with LDG. In addition, he is a resource for platforms such AutoCAD, MicroStation and Revit, as well as construction document preparation, quality assurance and quality control, and proposal and Master Service Agreements development.
Jim received an Associate Degree in Specialized Technology and Architectural CADD Technology from Triangle Tech. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters: attending concerts, exploring new places around town, visiting local attractions and relaxing at their camp on the weekends.