Gregory M. James has over 40 years experience in providing management and technical assistance to small business. Gregory has experience in the raising and managing large sums of investment money from hedge funds in the natural gas industry. He also has experience obtaining and managing federal contracts.
Areas of Expertise:
Gregory has worked to strengthen partnerships in the natural gas industry. He is highly experienced in Department of Defense and Department of Commerce contracts, Federal market research reports and Federal Mentor Protégé programs. Gregory has organized and presented many workshops and seminars.
Gregory is the Principal Investigator / Director of the Cross Timbers Procurement Center (CTPC) at the University of Texas at Arlington. The purpose of this cooperative agreement with the Department of Defense is to help all types companies get federal contracts.
Education and Training:
Gregory graduated from Jesuit Prep School, El Centro College and the Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business.
Honors, Awards and Special Accomplishments:
Gregory received Project Management Certificate and training in Telecommunications Marketing, Frame Relay Data and Internet Website E-Commerce from the AT&T School of Business in Dallas. He attended Construction Management School at Turner Construction in Fort Worth, and the Texas Material Management Supplier Workshop at Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth. In Dallas, Gregory attended Quality Control Construction through the United States (US) Corp of Engineers and participated in Theory of Constraints training with TMAC in Arlington, Texas.
Director/Principal Investigator – Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council, MBDA Business Center Project
President and Chief Operating Officer – Paz Energy, LLC.