Employee Spotlight: Jim McGrath, Jr.
November 29, 2017
We’ve got a new employee spotlight, featuring Jim McGrath, Jr.
What is your role at TreeHouse?
To support our clients’ business through increase sales and profits and to glorify the Lord as I do it.
What do you like most about working at TreeHouse?
Entrepreneurial Spirit. If you love being a “merchant“ and collaborating with a top notch team of people to build a business the right way, TreeHouse is the ideal place!
Tell us about some exciting things going on in your industry right now.
The retail industry is undergoing a transformation unlike it has ever experienced. The joining of Bricks and Mortar to digital to create a seamless shopping experience for the customer will be a game changer. The best news…Walmart/Sam’s Club and TreeHouse are both at the cutting edge of this transformation!
What was one of your favorite projects to work on?
That is easy!! The process of teaching how to do business with Walmart/Sam’s Club where it truly is a Win/Win for the both the supplier and Walmart/Sam’s Club! The secret…Keep the focus on the customer 100% of the time!
What is a community project you are involved in?
Cara and I are most excited about a new ministry starting up this Fall called Re-Engage. The purpose is to help couples build (or rebuild) their marriages into what God designs it to be. It is hard work to build a marriage the right way! Weekly meetings with affirmation, sharing of mistakes in our marriage and lessons out of the Bible on “how“ to build a marriage will occur! We Love to encourage strong marriages and best of all…any married couple can attend!
What products do you get most excited about?
Food related products and of course…cheese! I love to work in an area in which so many people have poured their knowledge into my life!
When you are not working, what do you enjoy doing in your spare time?
Spending it with my wife of 26 years doing all kind of things…walking, yard work, bible study, touring Crystal Bridges and spending time our children are but a few!
What is your favorite thing about living in Northwest Arkansas?
That is also easy…the people! I love the climate, the food, the quality of life and how beautiful it is here in the Ozarks; but the people here are the best!