Jim Paymar
Communications Specialist
New York

Jim Paymar’s credentials are extensive. He specializes in media training, presentation coaching, strategy and message development for Fortune 500 clients in the financial, tech, media and pharma sectors. Jim brings extensive professional expertise to his media and presentation trainings, with a long, distinguished career as a broadcast journalist. As a financial correspondent for CNBC, he interviewed more than 100 leading CEO’s, including those at Oracle, Goldman Sachs, Hewlett Packard, Delta Airlines, UPS, Bank of America, Cisco Systems, Boeing and the Chairmen of the NYSE and the SEC. Jim also served as chief financial anchor and correspondent for BusinessWeek broadcasting financial news and commentary for the ABC News Radio Network. He has won four Emmy awards for reporting, writing and anchoring, a National Headliner Award and two UPI awards for investigative reporting. He is one of a select few trainers who continues to have an on-air presence anchoring a business television show on PBS in New York. Jim has also held the positions of Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications at PepsiCo and Executive Vice President and Director of Communications at the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City. He received his MBA from Molloy College, is a member of the Sigma Beta Delta International Business Honor Society and attended the Wharton School of Business Journalism Seminar Series. Jim also serves as a Senior Advisor at GlobalSource, an international business intelligence research company.


Jim's Reviews

I was a Confidential Human Source f...
My story is complicated. I was a Confidential Human Source ("CHS") for the FBI on a $300 million fra...
- CHS Brewer
Jim has you covered.
Jim and his team are consummate professionals. My client left his workshop prepared for any stage...
- Anonymous Client
IAA Training with Jim
Jim did a great job training the IAA executives. Only 2 had had previous experience with media. The...
- Jeannine Dowling , IAA
Invaluable one-on-one presentation...
The one-on-one presentation coaching class I took with Jim Paymar has been invaluable in improving m...
- A. Abedin