Director of Operations Services
Jim is a proven executive noted for operational, leadership and turnaround expertise. He's led the operational turnaround of Beretta Steiner eOptics (COO), Metropolitan Companies, Colt's Manufacturing Company, United Tactical Inc., and Century International Arms, as well as other organizational transformations. His specialized expertise extends to Strategic Planning, Executive Consulting, Public Relations and Marketing. Jim has led the development of a number of manufacturing organizations utilizing world class methodologies including Lean, JIT, Kaizen, 5s and related disciplines. He guides Stryk Group clients through Executive & Organizational Transformations, Optimizing Operations & Manufacturing, Financial Management and Quality Assurance improvements. Jim is well versed in effectively utilizing world class methodologies including Lean, JIT, Kaizen, 5s and related disciplines.
Active in good of the community conservation organizations, including the Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, Ducks Unlimited, Union County Sportsman's club and others. An avid deer, duck hunter and longtime trainer of Golden Retrievers and judge of AKC Field Trials/Hunt tests for retrievers. Jim and Michelle Drager are the proud parents of Megan Larkin (Drager) and Michael Drager.