James (Jim) DeMouy, P.E. is Vice President of Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability (EHSS) for Bridgestone Americas, Inc (BSAM). In his current role, Jim provides EHSS strategic and operational leadership for the BSAM enterprise, including more than 50 manufacturing facilities and 2500 retail/service centers as part of the Bridgestone Americas Retail Operations (BSRO) network throughout North and South America and select Global Operations including the worlds largest rubber farm located in Liberia. Under Jim’s leadership, BSAM aims to further strengthen and accelerate its already robust EHSS programs under the umbrella of Bridgestone Corporation’s ‘Our Way to Serve’ global framework.
Jim is an accomplished EHSS Executive with a strong drive for regulatory compliance, injury prevention, health initiatives, environmental protection, sustainability and social responsibility. Prior to working for Bridgestone, Jim has accumulated more than 20 years of experience working for major multinational conglomerates in the US and as an Ex-patriot in Europe.
Jim earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and both a Master of Science in Civil Engineering and a Master of Business Administration in International Business degree from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. A Professional Engineer, Jim is married with two high school-aged children and resides in Franklin Tennessee.