Jim Arnost

Director of Marketing & Business Development
Operations and Administration


“Always believe in the power of a good idea.”

Jim has always had a passion for creative ideas. From nationally renowned advertising agencies to running large marketing organizations, he has spent his career working on everything from national campaigns to B2B marketing in multiple industries. In his time at Lurie, he has made a huge impact on the firm’s marketing and business development process and led the firm through a full rebrand including a name change, new website and fresh brand identity.

In his free time, you can usually find Jim playing, watching or talking about golf. He spends many fall weekends at his cabin grouse hunting with his dogs and spending time with his wife.


  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism – University of Wisconsin, Madison

Professional and Community Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association for Accounting Marketing
  • Plymouth Community Foundation – board member