Jim Blizzard Impact Makers SVP Consulting Services

Jim Blizzard

Senior Vice President, Consulting Services

Jim is a visionary and goal-oriented IT Leader with more than 25 years of demonstrated experience in planning, developing, and implementing forward-looking information solutions to address business opportunities across multiple industries. He has extensive experience in IT management with the ability to define, design, and develop solutions that achieve strategic business objectives.

He leverages his business operations background to deliver bottom-line results through effective design, development, and execution of high quality, cost-effective solutions. Jim has demonstrated expertise in IT and business strategy, Enterprise Architecture, IT governance, product and software development, project management, IT outsourcing, business process management and re-engineering, application life-cycle management and software development lifecycle management.

Jim joined Impact Makers in 2013, serving as a Principal Consultant and Enterprise Agility Service Area Lead before becoming SVP. Prior to joining Impact Makers, he was a Director and Enterprise Architect at Markel Corporation. In that role, he directed corporate application development, oversaw development, delivery and support, and implemented the foundations of Enterprise Architecture. Additionally, he drove the creation of roadmaps that delivered a multi-year technology refresh and improvement strategy, consolidating and modernizing enterprise systems.

Previously, Jim was with Wachovia Securities, Capital One, Laser-Scan, Vredenburg and Electronic Data Systems.

Jim holds a B.S. in Accounting from Furman University.