Jim started with L2 in 2016 and was brought on as the lead architect and programmer of L2's award-winning DataMapping platform. Jim took L2's flagship product from scratch to launch. Prior to joining L2, Jim worked for Arity Corporation, the first spin-off of Lotus Development Corporation. That was the start of a 25-year run, where Jim was one of the principal developers of Knowledge Representation & Reasoning Software used by companies like FedEx, Kodak, Monster.com, CNN, and Pfizer.
Jim is a 1987 graduate of Brandeis University where he majored in Computer Science. Jim received High Honors for his thesis work in Prolog III and graduated Cum Laude, while running the student programming organization on campus.
Jim lives outside of Boston, with his wife Elizabeth and where they raised their two sons Dan and Joe. Jim is heavily involved in coaching and leading youth sports and the 105+-year-old Boy Scout troop, where he continues to serve as Scoutmaster, mentoring many young men, including 25 who have achieved the rank of Eagle Scout.