FORA.tv Speaker - Jim Tarica

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Biography

Jim Tarica joined Jimlar Corporation in 1962. A pioneer in U.S. footwear imports, Jimlar designs, sources, markets and distributes a broad range of footwear and related accessory products. Its three business platforms include owned brands, licensed brands and a service division, which provides design and sourcing services to a range of retailers, branded wholesalers and direct marketers.

Along with his brother Larry, Mr. Tarica has guided Jimlar's business for the past 40 years. Before becoming Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in 1991, Mr. Tarica held many positions within the company, including Director of European and South American Development, Vice President of Sales and President.

In 2010, Jimlar was acquired by LF USA. Both Jim and Larry Tarica remain Co-Presidents of the company.

Mr. Tarica is a graduate of the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce, University of Pennsylvania.

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Sold & Told: Life Post-Sale

04.29.11 | 00:35:38 min | 0 comments