As a Senior Account Manager, James helps drives Canopy’s sales and strategic marketing initiatives. A creative problem solver and strategic thinker, James has over 14 years of experience in the broadcasting field with the majority of his time spent in Sales & Marketing Management.
James has developed initiatives for clients such as Fifth Third Bank, Comerica Bank, Budweiser, Four Star Freightliner, Progress Rail, Baptist Hospital, Jackson Hospital, First Community Bank, Tuskegee University, and Auburn University-Montgomery just to name a few.
James graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management with emphasis in Marketing from the University of Maryland-College Park and has done post-baccalaureate work at the Defense Language Institute. He is a member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and the Radio Advertising Bureau, serving on various Blue Ribbon Emmy Award panels and the Marketing/Sponsorship committee, and he frequently guest-lectures at major universities.
His hobbies include playing golf, reading, home remodeling, traveling, and spending time with his family. James resides in Selma, Ala.