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Jim is a senior hands-on PR professional directing the full-service Detroit-area PR agency Bianchi Public Relations – serving select business-to-business clients (including five of the 100 largest auto suppliers) with deep understanding of the Detroit / North American automotive community. Offering 30+ years of B2B and automotive supplier PR experience gained in corporate and agency settings, gained from serving a wide range of clients, from start-ups to global corporations, as well as industry organizations. Jim leads a respected team of professionals honored as “Best of Michigan Business” for PR firms and one of "101 Best & Brightest Companies” in Metro Detroit. Inducted into the PRSA Detroit Hall of Fame (2012) for his contributions to the PR industry, the chapter and the community, Jim Bianchi was named the first recipient of the WSU Department of Communication’s Alumni Achievement Award (2003).