James “Jimi” Holt is a dedicated, energetic professional with a passion for sustainable development and renewable energy. He brings over 25 years of experience and expertise in construction, real estate and renewable energy project development to the BAM Superior Solutions team.
Jimi founded and is Managing Partner of BAM Superior Solutions, a sustainable real estate development and clean energy firm. There, he provided commercial and residential clients financial insight and energy and construction technology expertise to optimize their investments while creating a positive impact on the environment. Prior to founding BAM, Jimi was Managing Director at PACE Equity, providing capital financing for commercial clean energy projects. Before PACE Equity, Jimi was CEO of Erus Energy, a company he founded in 2003 that became one of the fastest growing solar energy providers in the United States. Under Jimi’s leadership Erus completed thousands of projects in numerous states while maintaining an A+ rating before being sold to a private equity firm. Jimi has also served as Vice President of a large commercial developer and general contractor.
MILITARY AND COLLEGE
Jimi served on active duty as a Captain, Airborne, in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers after earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and Business from Bradley University on an ROTC scholarship. Most of his active duty military service was spent leading humanitarian service missions throughout Asia and the Pacific. Jimi has served on the board of directors for several nonprofit organizations and does volunteer work to combat homelessness and to aid homeless veterans.