James founded Blockchain Resources Group (BRG) in July 2017 in order to better understand truth consensus and develop intellectual property. Many companies were interested in the industry leading work Jim was doing at Moog, so the opportunity presented itself to help those organizations leverage the transformative nature of Blockchain and develop new business models to create value. Previously, as Moog’s Business Unit Director for Transformative Technologies, he was tasked with creating customer solutions for Industry 4.0 by leveraging Moog’s converging Blockchain, 3D printing, and Artificial Intelligence technologies to create Moog’s market leading VeriPart(tm) solution…a point of use, time of need digital supply chain(tm).
Prior to joining Moog, James completed 31 years of military service as a Colonel in the United States Air Force. He has commanded at the group and squadron levels, and held positions on the Joint Staff, Air Staff and Strategic Command staffs. Additionally, he served in the White House, Executive Office of the President, as the Deputy Executive Secretary of the National Security Council for both the Bush and Obama administrations. James was also an instructor and evaluator pilot with over 4,200 hours in the C17, KC-135, T-38, and T-37.