Jim Osborn, Managing Partner
Managing Partner Jim Osborn has been with Wray Search for over 15 years, first joining us in 1996. Jim previously spent more than 30 years in key executive positions within the Foodservice Industry, specializing in operations and finance.
Jim’s outstanding record of achievement in the industry puts him in a unique position to help the clients of Wray Search. From holding C-level positions himself in the restaurant industry, he has seen numerous examples of the qualities needed to lead companies and to develop successful teams
“If I’ve learned one thing about our business, it’s that if you take care of your people, they will take care of your business. So I’m always impressed by a candidate with a proven track record of developing people and building teamwork.”
Jim has held top executive positions including Chairman of the Board, CEO and COO, Vice President of Operations, Vice President of Systems and Budgets, Assistant Controller and Director of Purchasing for major chains in the casual dining, family dining and QSR sectors. Jim has also served on the advisory board of several casual dining chains.
With this wealth of experience, it would be difficult to find anyone who understands the restaurant and foodservice industry better than Jim. Countless clients have benefited from Jim’s advice, insight, and his ability to find them exactly the right candidate.
A graduate of West Virginia University, with a degree in Industrial Management, Jim is now based in Jacksonville, FL. He’s devoted to his family – and for fun he enjoys restoring Corvettes. As Jim says, “Style and performance is what it is all about!”
- Jim Osborn
- Jacksonville, Florida
- Toll Free: (888) 875-9993 ext. 103
- Direct: (904) 221-3336
- Fax: (800) 748-3168