7870 Ravens Cliff Drive
Frisco, Texas 75034
JimAdamsserved as President of James C. Adams and Associates, Inc., a Consulting firmfoundedfor the purpose ofoffering his extensive expertise of more than 50 years of experience in the insurance industry.
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD-PRESIDENT- EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT- CHIEF EXECUTIVEOFFICER
Strategic Planning – Operational Management -Budget Management -Marketing Strategies
Accomplished Senior Level Executive possessing a successful record of strategic and tactical leadership within the Property Casualty Insurance industry, visionary and creative with a positive attitude and a steadfast commitment to excellence. Expertise in managing organizational change to achieve maximum results, employing an entrepreneurial style with effective planning, organizational and communication skills as well as a solutions-oriented approach to problem solving. Demonstrated ability to instill a common vision and develop a dynamic team based on mutual trust andrespect.
• Program Development andImplementation
• Strategic Planning andVision
SELECTED CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
Turned around the underperforming Gulf District for a national insurance company covering a three-State operation that involved improving operational procedures, departmental cooperationandcorecompetenciesinsales,safetyengineering, audit,claimsandfieldservices departments, moving from 51st to 3rd place among all districts nationwide in a periodofeighteen months.
In 1968 I was hiredaspresidentofaninsurancecompanyspecializing in writingworker’scompensation,general liability and commercial automobile insurance, to revise its operations and create an atmosphere of competence and cooperation. By installing effective underwriting guidelines, premiumauditandclaimproceduresI wassuccessfulinincreasing thecompanyprofitsby250% in the first eight months of operations
From 2014-2018 served as Consultant for four different groups of investors desiring to form Risk Retention Groups to write liability insurance for Trucking and Used Car Dealers from inception to successfully licensing the companies.
References available upon request.