VP Finance & Operations
Jim Hulse is a native Nevadan and has lived in the Reno/Tahoe area almost his entire life. Graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno in 1991 with a BA in Logistics. During college Jim was a member of numerous student organizations and recipient of the University’s Hans Wolfe Award for Outstanding Greek Member.
Jim has been employed at Sportif USA since 1998. Until 2006, he was in charge of the production and sourcing department. He has been responsible for administration at Sportif’s two owned factories (currently closed), fabric sourcing, garment sourcing, subcontract relationships, compliance with quality and humanitarian standards, and garment costing. In 2006, Jim accepted the position of Vice President of Finance and Operations. He has been responsible for financial administrative and fulfillment functions during this time period.
Prior to this tenure at Sportif, Jim held the position as Operations and Production Manager at Smiley hats.
In his spare time he enjoys Nevada’s outdoor lifestyle and various activities. None more than spending time with his wife of 11 years and six year old daughter.