Chairman of the Board, President & CEO
Phone: 216-651-1500 x1156
Jim is the third-generation Schultz to take the helm at Great Lakes Integrated, a company founded by his grandparents Elsie and Joseph Schultz in 1931.
Jim joined GLI in 1971 and has served in a variety of sales and management positions. When Jim’s father, George Schultz, retired in 1986 Jim was asked to serve as the company’s new Chairman, President and CEO, a position he was proud to accept.
Since that time Jim has done a great deal to preserve and enhance the company’s reputation as one of the premier printers in the nation. During his tenure he has also made significant technological advancements and led the company’s efforts to offer more diversified graphic communication services.
Throughout his career, Jim has been recognized for his leadership in the industry. In 1997 Jim was inducted to NAPL’s Walter E. Soderstrom Society, and the “Printing Industry Hall of Fame. And in 2000, he was named the GATF/NAPL “Sheetfed Executive of the Year.”
Joining other members of his distinguished family tree, Jim was inducted into the Hall of Distinction in Cleveland, OH.
Jim is actively involved with a number of professional printing organizations and is the Past Chairman and past member of the Executive Board for the National Association for Printing Leadership (NAPL).