As Financial Advisor and President of Hill Financial Group, Jim demonstrates his passion for improving his clients' lives through coordinated financial planning. His collective technical knowledge within the investment and financial services arena has enabled him to successfully provide financial planning solutions to both private and corporate clients. Jim's high energy is appreciated by his clients as he points out ways to make their financial picture more complete, and lead to confidence for the future. By focusing his efforts before and after retirement, Jim provides his clients with the latest in-depth tools and information needed to maximize a stable financial life, customized to their specific goals, current resources and personal financial needs. Jim's consultative, problem-solving approach blends well with the educational classes he teaches, which cover topics such as tax savings, investing, and asset protection strategies.
An Investment Advisor Representative of Hill Financial Group and a registered Branch Manager with American Portfolios Financial Services, Jim Hill offers thirty years of solid, diversified financial experience. Jim is an entrepreneur with extensive business experience. His previous corporate executive expertise included designing and administering company-wide domestic and international retirement plans for 50,000 employees at TRW Inc. World Headquarters, in the capacity as Director of Pension and Benefits Finance. He also previously held the executive position of Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for W. F. Corroon Corporation, where he managed the Defined Contribution Pension Group for a national employee benefits consulting firm. Jim was a past President and an active member of the Northeast Ohio Pension and Benefits Council.
Jim's early years as a Financial Advisor with McDonald & Company Securities, Inc., as a Public Accountant, a Financial Analyst, and an Internal Auditor, followed his graduation from Indiana University's School of Business. Possessing a Major in Accounting and having passed the Ohio's Certified Public Accounting exam, he has the technical foundation to provide sound financial advice. Jim has volunteered his services for over 20 years at New Directions, inc. and is a member of its Board of Directors, serving as a past President. He has lived in the Orange school community with his wife for over 30 years.