Jim is a participant of the Ontario Printed Paper and Packaging Rapid Lab as well as a member of the Circular Economy Innovation Lab Steering Committee. He is based at the company’s world headquarters in Perrysburg, Ohio. Jim is responsible for the development and execution of O-I’s global sustainability strategy. He works collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders defining the priorities and resource requirements needed to drive sustainability throughout the organization. Jim joined O-I in 2006 and has held multiple roles including: Vice President, North America Supply Chain; Vice President Global ERP systems; Vice President, Global Business Processes; and most recently led the integration of the Vitro Food and Beverage business acquisition. Before joining O-I, Jim spent 28 years in the chemicals and plastics industry with PolyOne, The Geon Company and BFGoodrich.