Jim Cirillo, founder of JIMIUM Group, LLC, began his career as a product development engineer at General Motors learning world class product development methodologies, with an emphasis on customer focus and return on investment. As a product manager and applications engineer he gained experience in the high tech telecomm / specialty fiber world while learning Corning’s approach to the value proposition.
Mr. Cirillo then leveraged his growing technical and business background to join the rapidly changing lighting industry, becoming the Government contracts manager and then marketing manager at Energy Focus (formerly Fiberstars). Here he developed business development skills, co-authoring multiple grant winning proposals, managed multi-million dollar contracts and eventually led the commercial applications team. Based on this experience and track record of success, JIMIUM Group, LLC was founded in 2007.