Jim Taggart is a leader, facilitator, and relationship builder. His domestic and international career has been a distinctive blend of strategic leadership in sales, marketing, after-market service, manufacturing, and supply chain in markets that include high technology, medical, oil & gas, and aerospace.
Jim has managed nearly every aspect of the supplier/client relationship, helping to build and nurture long-term, sustainable customer partnerships. Jim is an accomplished operations expert and therefore able to bring value both internally to Board Developer and externally to Board Developer Clients.
He has led 130+ person organizations with a $45M P&L responsibility as well as startup companies with only a few employees – helping them grow from near zero to over $1M in annual orders in under two years. Jim’s exceptional business savvy and fiscal responsibility, ability to bring new products to market, customer relationship management, and knack for adapting appropriate processes into businesses of all sizes brings a unique and valuable blend of experience.
In addition to holding a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Texas A&M University and a M.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering with a concentration in Quality & Reliability Engineering (QRE) from Arizona State University, Jim is Six Sigma Green Belt Certified and an alumnus of Honeywell’s Executive Leadership Development Program.