Before joining Labcon, Jim worked in manufacturing for 11 years in the semiconductor industry and the consumer goods industry. He has been with Labcon N.A. for the last 19years, President since 1998. Jim has a B.S. degree in Sociology and was APICS certified in 1986. Growing up in the 60’s and experiencing the first earth day in 1970, Jim formed a core belief system in protecting the earth, the air we breathe and the water we drink. Jim's philosophy is that manufacturing needs to add to our quality of life not detract. Labcon strives to have the most delicate environmental footprint possible.