Jim Arnold

Jim Arnold

Senior Partner and COO

  • Background

    Business guy - strategic planning, operations, finance, performance management.

  • First Job

    Cleaning vacant apartments (not fun).

  • Career Highlights

    Working to build two of the best communication firms ever, about to help build the best ever!

  • Guiding Principles

    Be responsible, respect diversity, keep it on the level, don't make excuses, don't assume.

  • Inspiration

    My mom, she had polio as a kid, raised 9 kids, went back to school at 45 and got her masters in prenatal care. A tough woman, full of love, who had all the time in the world for anybody who was willing to make an effort. 

  • Giving Back

    Working in the local community through active involvement in Doorways for Women and Families in Arlington - the power of making a lasting change in people's lives.

  • Perfect Day

    Taking a long walk with my wife Susan, and our dogs, Boomer and Bonny. Followed by firing up the Big Green Egg, grilling some good stuff and enjoying a Sunday dinner with our kids Matthew & Isabel and friends- filled with good eating and lots of laughter.

  • Favorite Sports Team

    Lifelong San Francisco Giants fan slowly being stolen away by the Washington Nationals! US Women's Soccer team.

  • College

    Beaver Believer (Oregon State University)

  • Favorite Designer

    Jonathan Ivie, Apple Computers.