As a native of Sacramento, Jim has worked in several areas of the tri county region. After college, he owned and operated a successful automotive business with his two partners. After selling his business in 1990, he followed his passion and began his real estate career. Jim started his career as a salesperson and worked very hard to provide a high level of service to his clients. As the Sacramento area began to expand, Jim had the opportunity to move into the real estate management side of the business. In this capacity he opened and grew several successful real estate offices. With his background, experience and knowledge, Jim has helped his agents achieve success in developing their real estate careers. With an abundance of energy and a very positive attitude, Jim enjoys teaching, motivating and directing the careers of his agents. As the managing broker for Nick Sadek Sotheby’s International Realty, Sacramento Office, Jim’s goal is to make the office one of the top tier in the area. Jim is married to Kelley, they have four grandchildren, they love to travel, play golf and ride bikes. He served four years in the United States Air Force.