Vaco team

Jim Grundner

Agile Practice Lead

Area of Expertise: Managed Services & Business Agility

About Jim

Jim has spent his professional career focused on learning, understanding and attempting to create great value from the definition of the customer. He has a deep belief that waste is the enemy of value and we should do all we can to eliminate it.

Over the past decade he has looked to further his understanding and skills in Enterprise Agile Delivery & Transformation primarily related to Digital Technology in the Financial Services Industry.  His belief system is to bring the best of Agile, Lean – Minimum Viable Product (MVP) and Automation of Software Process to bear to create great software!

Jim has most recently led an Enterprise Agile Transformation for an organization with more than 10,000 associates and over 300 scrum teams. His experience includes Agile Practice Leadership and consultation with several fortune 500 companies in the pursuit of their Agile Transformation journey.

Find Jim in the community

Jim serves on the advisory board of Appalachian State University.

What do you like best about working at Vaco?

Here, this practice is ours. We define what great looks like, and we execute to that goal.  Our team is fantastic and made up of the best Agile Coaching Talent you will ever find.  Our ultimate leader Sid Mitchener is an incredibly special person, and an incredibly special leader. The culture at Vaco is a great place for an Agile practice to launch.