James Procelli – Vice President, Finance & Administration

A broadcast financial manager for 20+ years, Jim Procelli joined Grow INdiana Media Ventures in June 2001. Jim’s responsibilities include financial reporting and planning, cash management, banking relations, business analysis and personnel.

Jim came aboard having worked 5 years as the business manager for WTTV-TV, the WB affiliated television station in Indianapolis. He was a member of the management team with a significant role in programming, operations and all financial matters.

Prior to relocating to Indianapolis, Jim built his career on the east coast and was manager of financial planning at ESPN in Bristol, CT. He also served as manager of financial reporting and planning at CNR Partners (a joint venture of Citibank, NYNEX and RCA) located in Greenwich, CT and as administrator of finance and administration with WNBC-TV in New York City.

Jim grew up on Long Island, New York and graduated from Hofstra University with a B.B.A. in Accounting and received his M.B.A. degree from New York University. Jim is active in both community and charitable organizations.

5 Questions for James

1. Where can we find you when you’re not working?

At home chilling with family and friends.

2. If you weren’t doing what you do today, what other job would you have?

I would be a builder so I could truly see and touch the fruits of my labor.

3. Would you rather ride a bike, ride a horse, or drive a car? Why?

Riding a bike down the Monon Trail is my way of getting some fresh air, clearing my mind and exercising all at the same time.

4. What would you do if you won the lottery?

Buy a 2-door sports car. 

5. What three items would you take with you on a deserted island?

Satellite TV, a cooler of Stella Artois and a hot shower.

Contact: James Procelli