Jim has been with MRI since 2006, consistently exceeding his clients’ expectations in the construction industry. As leader of the construction recruiting team, Jim shares his extensive knowledge and propels his team to success. With more than 19 years in the construction and materials industry, Jim Lappin is committed to helping firms find the best talent at the right time. Serving as a trusted partner, Jim excels in listening to his clients’ needs and bringing value in ways such as market intelligence, competition surveys, project leads, retention planning, and forecasting.
Through his partnerships, Jim has repeatedly earned the company’s prestigious Pacesetter Award, ranking him in the top 5% of recruiters worldwide, working largely through professional referrals.
Jim graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics.