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Jim Erickson
Jim has over 25 years of experience as a CEO, CFO and Executive Vice President for forest products firms and diversified holding companies with revenues ranging from $5 million to $750 million.

At A Glance

  • CEO, CFO, Board Member
  • Small closely held to large companies with 4,000+ shareholders
  • Growth and M & A strategy and execution
  • Industries: natural resources, real estate, construction, transportation, government contracting, aerospace
  • Strategic planning and execution
  • Financial modeling and business plan development
  • Management reporting, dashboards, key metrics
  • Financing and lender management
  • Tax planning
  • Team building and the tactical management of change
  • Portfolio management

Key Leadership Accomplishments

  • Led ┬ádiversified company from $70 million to over $600 million in revenue through acquisitions and niche government contracting growth as President and CEO
  • Led acquisition and divestiture program that consolidated highly diversified company into a more strategically focused enterprise; drove highly profitable divestiture to strategic buyer by providing financial analysis of the benefits of combined entities
  • Reduced audit time for consolidated entity with 16 subsidiaries from 140 days to 55 days over a five-year period as CFO

Bio

Jim Erickson has over 25 years of experience as a CEO, CFO and Executive Vice President for forest products firms and diversified holding companies with revenues ranging from $5 million to $750 million. He is experienced in all aspects of finance, accounting and risk management with substantial experience with mergers and acquisition, strategic planning, operations management and marketing. He has worked as a leader in very high growth environments, as well as turnarounds. Jim has served on numerous board of both profit and non-profit organizations. Jim holds a BA in Business Administration from the University of Montana, an MS in Taxation from Gonzaga University and he began his career as a CPA in Spokane, WA for five years.