Jim Shiminski, President / CEO

Jim Shiminski

Principal Partner


Responsibilities: Director of sales and marketing, business manager, engineering sales and project management

Jim joined DAC in 1993, and has over 20 years of executive and sales experience. Before joining the DAC team, Jim was the owner and president of a Portland, Maine manufacturing firm and spent six years managing the operations of oceangoing tank vessels for Exxon Company, retiring as a Chief Mate. Jim has a BA in Marine Management from New York Maritime College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.  Jim lives in Cape Elizabeth and Long Island, Maine with his wife of 23 years, Linda. His son Craig and daughter-in-law Kate live nearby with their two children Ellie and Molly.

Jim is an active grandparent, world traveler, player in community theater, an avid cyclist, gardener, rugby official and amateur chef. He has volunteered for the Big Brothers program for over 20 years.