Jim Taylor, a third-generation owner, is Chairman of the Board of ABARTA, Inc., a diversified holding company, and President and CEO of ABARTA Energy. Jim held various positions in the beverage and publishing divisions of ABARTA prior to joining ABARTA Energy in 1995.
Jim is a Director of Delabarta, Inc.; Trustee of the ABARTA, Inc. Pension and 401(k) Plans; Treasurer of the Adams Foundation; Past Chair of Arthritis Foundation of Western PA; Past Director of Arthritis Foundation Great Lakes Region; and member of several oil and gas industry associations.
Jim is a graduate of Cornell University with an A.B. in Economics, and he earned his MBA from the University of Michigan.