James McGraw is our exclusively recommended Economic Development Services expert in Ohio on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact James directly using the contact details listed above.
As part of Jim’s responsibilities as a Corporate Partner at KMK Law, he is the President and Chief Executive Officer of KMK Consulting Company LLC, a national Economic Development firm assisting companies in structuring their growth strategies with primary focus on negotiating State and local government incentives, grants, tax credits and related public finance programs generating significant financial benefits to their client projects both in Ohio and across the United States.
Jim has been a nationally recognised economic development consultant for over 40 years during which time he has negotiated numerous creative government incentive packages for Fortune 100 companies to small private companies and entrepreneurs. He has also developed business growth strategies for numerous cities and regions across the US to position them to be competitive and successful. Although Ohio represents much of Jim’s work, he has led client projects across 34 states and 120 cities. Some of Ohio’s most aggressive incentive packages carry the KMK Consulting name. Jim most recently completed a significant public company project involving 5000 new jobs in the Charlotte region. KMK Consulting’s mission is to deliver more than others thought possible.
Jim also represents public and private global and regional companies in healthcare, technology, finance, manufacturing and real estate development. He has served on numerous company and not for profit boards. He resides in Cincinnati and Naples Florida.
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