James Reese spent 25 years serving his country in the U.S. Army. When he retired in 2007, he decided to get into business and founded TigerSwan. While he was a commander in the military, he earned being called one of the best operations specialists in modern time. He was a decorated combat veteran.
From Army To CEO
When he retired from active duty to open his TigerSwan business venture, he was asked what lessons he took from his time in the military that would help him grow his company. He answered by saying that being a good listener was something everyone should strive towards. Second, he feels it is more important to be an active listener over being just a good listener. Third, he feels that those in charge need to actively take charge and those who are followers should be loyal to their leaders.
Currently, TigerSwan has more than 300 employees in over 50 countries around the world. James Reese has leadership skills that are not easy to match. His company employs disabled veterans. He spoke of the many nights he spends up crying and worrying about his employees. They all have lives and responsibilities to take care of and he feels somewhat responsible for ensuring they have what they need. Many veterans have a difficult time reacclimating to civilian life. TigerSwan is Reece’s answer to that.
Servant Leader Of TigerSwan
Jim Reece considers himself a servant leader. He is passionate about serving those around him and feels it is an honor to help veterans get the chance to use the skills they learned in the military in the private sector. He genuinely feels TigerSwan is a unique type of company that offers guidance without micromanaging.
Who Is James Reece?
Born in Panama, Reece is married with two children. James Reese founded TigerSwan in 2008. He has grown the company into the top mitigation and global risk management consultancy. He accomplished this by successfully developing and implementing innovative ideas for the protection of personnel, materials, equipment, infrastructure and brand. After serving for 25 years in the military, he retired as a Lt. Colonel.
Kisling, Nestico & Redick (KNR) is a large personal injury law firm located in Ohio. They have 30 lawyers at 10 locations all across the state. People in this state know them from their radio and television ads that have the slogan, “Hurt in a car…call KNR”. The law firm was founded in 2005 and has helped thousands of Ohio residents.
They have had cases that have resulted in multimillion-dollar judgments and settlements. However, at Kisling, Nestico & Redick they will fight just as hard for every client no matter how big their case is. Besides car accidents, they help people with every type of legal case involving negligence, from dog bites to medical malpractice. They have a well-earned reputation as being tenacious fighters for their client’s rights.
Rob Nestico, one of the co-founders of Kisling, Nestico & Redick, was almost killed in a car accident when he was a teenager. He vowed to become a lawyer and fight for people when he saw how badly the insurance company took advantage of his Italian immigrant parents. He works to reform the system and help get victims of negligence what they are entitled to. He says that the sole mission of insurance companies seems to be to stomp on the victims of accidents when they are down.
Like-minded lawyers have joined Kisling, Nestico & Redick because they want to be strong advocates for their clients. Standing up to insurance firms and advocating for their clients is what drives the lawyers at this law firm. The whole staff at Kisling, Nestico & Redick is dedicated to helping people get through a very difficult period of their lives after having been injured.
Kisling, Nestico & Redick do more than just help clients. They also seek out ways of helping the broader community. They have a KNR Cares About Kids campaign, for instance. Part of this campaign is putting forth an effort to convince people not to text while driving. Another initiative is encouraging bike riders to put on a helmet. The lawyers at this firm have had far too many clients who have been injured because of these two practices.
— KNR (@1800HURTNOW) August 7, 2019