Jim Schultz, CEO and co-founder of Intersect Illinois, will be one of the Keynote Speakers at the SBAC & MB Financial Small Business Conference on January 26, 8:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Jim is a private equity executive and agribusiness entrepreneur. Before becoming CEO of Intersect Illinois, Jim was the Director of the Illinois Department of Commerce. Intersect Illinois is dedicated to increasing Illinois’ competitiveness for investment and job creation.
A fifth generation Illinoisan, Jim is a notable leader throughout Illinois. He has served as Chairman of the Board for Prime Banc Corporation, the Illinois Chamber of Commerce, the Southeast Illinois Community Foundation, and the Effingham County Community Foundation.