Digital Creative Services

Professional Creativity for Modern Projects. I am a freelancer and contractor, working solo or with my trusted partner teams. I subcontract to agencies and also contract to companies.

Teaching UX Design Remotely

I’ve been teaching a User Experience Design Immersive. We have Zoom-based class for 8 hours/day, 5 days/week for twelve weeks.

Rafting the Wenatchee

Our daughter Skylar got certified to be a river rafting guide and she took us for a fun adventure down the Wenatchee.

I Was A Podcast Guest

Jim lures his friends—and fellow artists—Todd Tibbetts and Robb Trozzo into the DtB Studio with the promise of bountiful bourbon and bawdy banter.

Speaking Engagement with The Mountain Gate Series

COMMUNICATING CANNABIS: INSIGHTS, ROADBLOCKS & PREDICTIONS Mountain Gate is a private dinner & speakers series for founders and creatives who are interested in pursuing personal and meaningful success. The events are quarterly in Seattle, and designed around our pillars of NOURISHMENT, CONNECTION, and EDUCATION. Our mission is to create a homelike environment that facilitates ego-less connection to ultimately support growth …

Camping at Mount Rainier

We stayed at Ohanapecosh Campground in Randle, Washington. We explored the area and also drove up to Paradise parking lot, then hiked to Panorama Point. We cooked beans.

We Interviewed Mike Tyson

We were in Vegas for many reasons. MJ BizCon was happening. DOPE Magazine was throwing our annual Golden Ticket Party. But most importantly, we were putting Mike Tyson on our cover.

Public Speaking, Teaching & Training

I teach, train, and entertain audiences both large and small, public and private. I am available to speak at your event or run seminars with your team.

Website Production Case Study

I first started publishing content on the web in 1990 while at the 3M Corporation. In those days it was Gopher and FTP. I used command-line tools like troff and vi. It was text and ASCII art…

Saga App Case Study

Saga automatically records your real life story, as told by the places you visited.

Camping Lake Cushman

We had an all-boys camping trip to Lake Cushman on the Olympic Peninsula, near Hoodsport, WA.

Press Coverage of ARO

I served as Creative Director for ARO.com (formerly Kiha) from 2009 to 2014. Below are a variety of articles, press mentions and media clips about…