Jim Keefe joined GIE Media in 1991 in a sales and market research capacity. In 1992, he was promoted to Marketing Manager for GIE’s recycling business and in 1993 promoted to Sales and Marketing Manager for GIE’s media portfolio. In 1995 his focus returned solely to the recycling industry when he was promoted to Publisher of Recycling Today and its affiliate publications. There, Jim was instrumental in the development and launch of Construction & Demolition Recycling, Storage & Destruction Business, and Recycling Today Global Edition magazines. He has also assisted in developing GIE's events business through the formation of the Paper Recycling Conference, Paper Recycling Conference Europe, and the C&D Recycling Forum. As electronic media has developed, Jim has been involved in the development and launch of multiple websites and e-news products. Currently Group Publisher of our recycling business and Executive Vice President of GIE Media, Jim is a graduate of Ohio University with a degree in Finance and concentration of study in interpersonal communications.