is a 30-year veteran of public relations and advertising.
With a bachelor's degree in journalism and public relations, Jim spent his career within the advertising agency ranks, including Young & Rubicam, one of the largest ad agencies in the world and WFC Advertising, a full-service regional agency in Phoenix.
In 2004, Jim co-founder Trillium, a company that provides integrated sales, marketing and launch services for resort developers.
provides consulting services for master plan development, amenity development, entitlement services and marketing, advertising and sales strategies for lead generation.
Jim was the project manager for Remington Las Montanas, a 5-star $280,000,000 condo hotel resort project in Indian Wells, California.
team generated $28,000,000 in sales during its initial 60-day launch period.
He was also lead project manager for The Lodges at Calistoga Ranch (Private Residence Club), a 5-star Auberge Resort property in Napa Valley, California.
Trillium took over the under-performing project in 2006 and in its first seven months, increased real estate sales by 60 percent.
In 2007, he
also worked with Carol Gallegos to create and initiate all sales and marketing initiatives for the $550,000,000 Bob-Lo Island, a marina resort community, which earned the title of Top Real Estate Development in Canada for 2006.
Jim and Carol head up the Northern Arizona Division of Gallegos & Associates, Inc.