How I can help you

Enjoyed a 30 year Corporate career moving from field sales to CEO, developing experience in retail, wholesale, manufacturing & distribution. Was a small business owner and consultant to small & medium size businesses in sales-marketing with fast growth companies, seeking the next level of performance. Believes that the necessary ingredients for a successful business owner/operator include a passion for that business, a business plan,timely  implementation and continued evaluation of your company's direction. 

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Manufacturing & Product Development
  • Business Operations
  • Sales, Marketing & Public Relations

Industry Experience

  • Transportation & Warehousing
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Professional & Business Services
  • Retail & Wholesale Trade


University of Michigan BBA, MBA

James Coates

Communication Methods

  • In Person