As the Research Analyst, James conducts original research in analyzing issues related to The Chamber’s and Select Philadelphia’s core missions, including data analysis, report writing and presentations.
James earned his BA in Economics from Johns Hopkins University with a double minor in Financial Economics and Entrepreneurship & Management. Prior to serving at the Chamber, James spent six years as an economic and market analyst for U.S. Trust, Bank of America where he also wrote and provided economic analysis for the American Chambers of Commerce in Europe. James also spent two years serving medium- and at-risk youth as a counselor for The Community Service Foundation in Bucks County where he remains a proud native in the Doylestown area.
Select Greater Philadelphia (Select) is the business attraction organization for northern Delaware, southern New Jersey, and southeastern Pennsylvania. A non-profit entity, Select highlights Greater Philadelphia’s unique business assets to national and global audiences with the ultimate goal of growing the economic vibrancy of our collective community through attracting new businesses and new jobs to our 11-county region. Select assists companies interested in locating in Greater Philadelphia by providing resources, detailed information, and connections.