Jim McDonnell is a Deloitte consulting principal. He leads Deloitte's national Media & Entertainment industry consulting practice, with responsibility for the client portfolio, key client relationships, and the company's team of consulting partners and staff. He has over 24 years of consulting experience and is a member of multiple client service teams, serving Deloitte's most important media industry clients.
While with the firm, Jim has specialized in business strategy and operational execution for communications and media clients across multiple sectors of the industry. Jim has recent client experience in multiple industry sectors, including publishing, advertising, broadcast, cable, and Internet companies. He has also worked with multiple private-equity clients evaluating industry trends and developing and executing industry investment strategies.
Jim frequently presents on media industry issues at industry conferences, as well as directly to client executive teams. He has been a key contributor to proprietary Deloitte research on a number of topics, including: