How I can help you

I can mentor in three areas.  Starting a business,  Marketing and Financing your Business.  Currently President Peachtree Interactive, A digital marketing and advertising agency with ability to curate, manage, distribute, advertise and share your video content with anyone and where​.  First Job out of college 1968,  Economist and Market Researcher for Allis - Chalmers, Milwaukee, built econometric models to predict demand for farm equipment, spent 11 years with AC and grew to manager of all marketing functions, two years sales manager,  recruited by competitor White Motor Corporation as Marketing Director, recruited by competitor Claas OHG, a German firm as VP to build organization and plant in US., and take product line away from Ford Tractor,  Completed 4 year contract, recruited by  Lilliston  Harvesting Corp as VP. as turn around manager.  Sold company to White Motor during the AG Equipment depression.  Decided to leave AG industry  during the depression of the 1980"s to invest in American Health Monitoring, a startup company in Atlanta.  Received the first Medicaid contract in Georgia for Medical Monitoring in 1987, grew the business and merged with Pioneer Medical to gain venture capital funding.  Grew business to 35 states setting up distribution to provide medical monitoring through hospitals and state Medicaid programs over a 18 year period.  We sold company to market leader in 2006. Continued on contract for 3 years, but left in 2007 with continued income.  Began consulting practice in the medical related field.  Began consulting in local Atlanta market in 2007  Ran for Mayor of Duluth in 2007.  Became President of Duluth Business Association for 2012.  Still active in local business and volunteering with Kiwanis.   

 

LOCATION: Sugar Hill Gwinnett County Georgia

Areas of Expertise
  • Non-Profit
  • Sales, Marketing & Public Relations

Industry Experience
  • Media and Communications
  • Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services
  • Nonprofit, Public and Professional Organizations

Education

BS Business, MS in Ag Economics, Summer Executive Education at Harvard University


James Reese Johnson

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Phone
  • Video