Jim Sweany

POST PROFESSIONAL CAREER ACTIVITY                                                                     2008 - Present
Spiritual Director in the Ignatian Tradition                                                                        2014 - present
            Direct the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius for faculty and staff at Loyola University
            Provide spiritual direction for individuals
Ignatian Volunteer Corp (IVC)                                                                                             2010-present
Spiritual Formation Leader
Lead monthly Ignatian spiritual formation meetings for 60+ retired men and women
                        who serve poor and marginalized people.
            Spiritual Reflector
                        Meet one on one with IVC volunteers to accompany the on the spirituality of their service
            Chairperson of the IVC Advisory Board
Christ the King Jesuit College Prep - volunteer                                                              2008-2013
   Corporate Work Study Program
Mentor and coach underprivileged minority student interns in developing work skills and workplace behaviors in order to be successful in their one day per week jobs.
PROFESSIONAL CAREER EXPERIENCE                                                                         1972-2008
Over thirty-six years of professional Fortune 500 experience managing national equipment and service operations for industry leading beverage companies. Areas of expertise include: business start up, integration, analytics, and financial results; process and controls development; equipment evaluation, procurement and tracking; supplier management; customer driven focus; people selection, development, motivation and management skills; and strong interpersonal and communication skills.
PepsiCo, Chicago, Illinois:                                                                                                  2001- 2008
     National Equipment and Service Manager – Gatorade, Tropicana, Naked Juice
Quaker Oats Company, Chicago, Illinois:                                                                       1983 - 2001
National Equipment and Service Manager - Gatorade                           1996-2001
National Equipment and Service Manager – Continental Coffee Co.    1983-1996
Phone       312.421.5900
Fax 312.432.8389