dustin-mcdaniel1Jim joined MTSi in 2012. Since that time he has served in a variety of capacities including Director of Safety, Training and Operator Qualifications prior to assuming his present position as VP of Business Development. He is responsible for managing the business development and customer service efforts of Regional Account Managers in the Marcellus, Utica, Rocky Mountain and West Texas areas as well as having direct responsibilities for the Central Plains and Gulf Coast regions.

Jim has over 40 years of experience in energy and pipe line construction. From 1975 to 2012 he worked for the Williams Companies performing a broad range of energy construction and asset maintenance services. For the 9 years prior to joining MTSi, Jim managed energy construction projects throughout the Midwest with a particular focus on oil and gas facility expansion as well as pipeline replacement and new pipeline construction projects.

Jim is a member of the Tulsa Pipe Liners Club, the Pipe Liners Association of Houston, and the Pipe Liners Club of Oklahoma City. He holds a number of industry and related certifications including API #1169, OSHA 30, and TWIC as well as being a certified OQ trainer for the Midwest Energy Association (MEA), Veriforce, and the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER).