Meet a member: Jim Platt
Periodically we feature a newer member of the Rotary Club of Edina on our website. The Rotary Club of Edina welcomed Jm Platt as a member in August 2016. Jim's sponsor to the club was Ann Platt. Click on the link to get to know Jim...
Name: James E. Platt Jr.
Classification: Pet Lodging
What was your first job? Mowing yards
Who was your first role model and why? My mother...set a great example—hard work, love what you do, don't be afraid to make mistakes, forgiveness!
Why did you want to join Rotary? Initially, I joined the Chaska Rotary Club and was encourage by a friend, Neal Jansen!
What do you like best about being part of the Rotary Club of Edina? This is a special group of people with unbelievable support for each other and a true belief in "Service Above Self!"
What one piece of advice do you offer other business leaders? You never know enough people...get to know them, and always be open to other's ideas and beliefs!
We are happy to have you as a member, Jim!