Jim is the Managing Director of Jackson Industries, which he formed in 1977 at age 27 in response to a gap in the market.
Jackson Industries has grown to be a leading supplier of power distribution equipment used on small and very large construction projects throughout New Zealand, Australia and Indonesia. The company has diversified and is involved in high end projects including componentry for the Americas Cup and space programs. Jackson Industries is at the forefront of innovation, is part of the Callaghan Innovation program creating new products that quickly become industry standards.
The company won a number of awards including wining the exporter of the year in 2015 for sales under $25m and the New Zealand Concrete Society Monte Craven Architectural Building Award for the Point Resolution Bridge on Tamaki Drive.
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