One of Us: James Johnston, Project Manager

Go beyond the LinkedIn bio and get to know One of Us.

Name: James Johnston
Job Title: Project Manager

What do you tell people you do?
I make sure things get done.

How long have you been with ODC?
Five amazing weeks.

What did you do before you arrived?
Before I came to ODC, I was working for another local agency as their director of production.

What do you bring to ODC beyond your project management skills?
Years of experience playing in bands from Chicago to Tokyo.

What are you excited about developing as part of the team?
A solid mid-range jump shot.

Name the moment when you realized you were part of the ODC family.
When the team came out to see me play a show after my second day of work.


Favorite office pooch.
Ryder always puts a smile on my face.

It's 5 pm on Friday. Where are you headed?

It's 11 am on Sunday. What are you doing?
Playing with my 1 year old daughter Lillian and simmering/marinating something for Sunday dinner.

Come see James and his band Bumpus play at the Bottom Lounge next Thursday March 26 at 9pm.

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