Jim first picked up a bow & arrow in 1961 at the age of 13. He has been hunting critters both great and small with his bow ever since. Now, 47 years after flinging his first arrow he has racked up a great line up of accomplishments. From 1976 thru 1981 he was a member of the PSE Bowhunting Staff – from 1981 thru 1988 he was a PSE Sales Rep & Bow hunting editor for PSE”s North American Bow hunting Magazine. In 1989 Jim was one of the first to take the Grand Slam of Turkey’s in the U.S. with a bow. He was a Hoyt & Bear Sales Rep from 1989 thru 1998 and took his first trip Africa 1998 where he took 9 animals. From 1998 to the present he had stints as part owner & V.P. of Sales for ULTIMATE BOWHUNTER MAGAZINE, was Ranch Manager for Halff Brothers and help build their Deer Hunting operation into one of the elite in the U.S and is now renown as the Host of the TV Show, Tex-Mex Outdoors. Jim is also an accomplished outdoor writer.