Jim Stringham has captured attention from the small business world in a very large way. Ever since he was young, Jim strived to stand out: “different from the rest” and “full speed ahead”. Those mottos have proved true even as a young entrepreneur, establishing his company, Apex General Contracting, as one of the Fastest Growing Companies by Inc. Since 2006, his company has done hundreds of million dollars of business by restoring over 20,000 buildings. He has yet to slow down and has developed Apex into a company that continually exceeds expectations in the Exterior Restoration industry. His company has ranked a Top 100 Roofing Company in the U.S. by Roofing Contractor Magazine, accepted into the Owens Corning Platinum Roofing Contractor program that only 1% of Roofers nationwide are qualified for, and became a GAF Master Elite® Contractor; Jim strives to stay on top of advancing technology while building a brand on quality and service. In the industry for over 25 years, Jim has accumulated a number of designations and certifications such as being HAAG Engineering Certified in Residential & Commercial properties. Also the owner of Berkland Development, Jim has used his applied building knowledge in real estate management and development of several properties in the Midwest.
Jim has proved to be a valuable member of the community by being involved with and donating to community organizations such as youth baseball, veterans’ organizations, and other community charities,. Bridget, his wife, and fellow entrepreneur own BeBella Hair Salon. Their lives revolve around their children Landen and Berkley. When not working they can be found attending their children’s various activities such as horseback riding, basketball, football, and baseball games. The couple finds keeping up with their active children while running their own companies proves challenging but immensely rewarding.