How does a 21st century economic development organization work. Broadcasting live from the Hampton Roads, Virginia, Jim Blasingame talks with Warren Harris about the local vision for economic development.
Emceeing a black tie event for the SBA
Jim does his Mickey impersonation at an SBA annual gala in Orlando, Florida.
Jim has been a frequent emcee during Small Business Week for the U.S. Small Business Administration.
"The Age of the Customer is replacing the Age of the Seller."
Speaking to an audience at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C.
"Starting a small business is easy – operating and growing a successful one is not."
"21st century success will require you to leverage technology effectively."
Jim received the Small Business Advocate of the Year Award fromThe New York Enterprise Report.
Aris Melissaratos, former Sec. of the Maryland Dept. of Business and Economic Development, and Jim
Jim lu-u-uvs local chambers of commerce!.
Jim addresses an SBA audience during Small Business Week.
Jim autographs one of his books and shares a story.
Jim and Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO of the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council
Jim speaks to his peeps at a local chamber of commerce.
Mitt Romney and Hector Barreto on stage at The Latino Coalition's Annual Economic Summit during Small Business Week 2012.
Jim and his friend, Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
Jim and Davonna are honored to work with the King, Arnold Palmer, and his hospitals.
Jim is a high-energy keynote speaker.
On stage with Paul Sarvadi, CEO of Insperity, and Bob McTeer, former President of the Dallas Fed.
Jim moderates a panel discussion for the U.S. Chamber's Small Business Summit in Washington, D.C.