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James Uchneat

Visiting Instructor of Management and Marketing

Address: Beatty Center, Room 323
Office Hours: M-W: 2:15-4:00 pm; T: 10:00 am-12:00 pm; and by appointment
Phone: 843.953.5580
E-mail: uchneatj@cofc.edu
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Jim Uchneat is a Visiting Instructor for the Department of Management and Marketing at the College of Charleston’s School of Business.  Jim has been a management consultant for over thirty years in addition to holding executive roles leading marketing and supply chain organizations.  Much of his consulting experience focused on innovating new best practices using emerging technologies.  His most notable work involved a three-year program with Wal-Mart, Pfizer, IBM, SAP, and JDA leading a working group to define industry standard collaboration practices.  Jim’s consulting work also involved building out innovative marketing and sales programs for industry leaders including: IBM, SAP, Cisco Systems, Motorola, and UPS.  Most recently Jim worked with Private Equity firms to evaluate target acquisitions and lead improvement initiatives.   As a part of Jim’s consulting work he also participated as an instructor in graduate courses at MIT, Wharton, and the University of Chicago. 

Professor Uchneat has an MBA from Northeastern University and a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Connecticut.  He enjoys hiking, is an avid sea kayaker, and is a big fan of rugby.