James W. Cox

Special Advisor - Southeast Region

“Being second is to be the first of the ones who lose,” is a favorite quote of auto racing fan Jim Cox. A person who enjoys competition, Jim is not afraid to grab the brass ring and seek new opportunities. He constantly pursues new strategic advantages for his portfolio of small business investments at Brass Ring Capital.

Jim began his career as an accountant leading a regional CPA firm in the Twin Cities area prior to a successful sale to a larger firm. He also has executive level experience in the financial and healthcare technology sectors. Jim earned a BS in accounting from the University of Minnesota. He also earned his Certified Public Accountant designation.

A North Dakota native, Jim spent many years of his career in Minneapolis before moving with his wife to Florida.