Nick James

Born in Cambridge, England, Nick split his childhood between New Haven, CT and Durham, NC.  Starting out as an assistant at IMG, Nick worked his way up to Jr. Agent handling the marketing needs of many of IMG’s top clients.  After 5 years at IMG, Nick decided to move on and took a job at Playboy Racing as the Director of Merchandising and Marketing, negotiating major deals with sponsors as well as developing various merchandise sales and distribution platforms.

After Playboy Racing Nick became the Director of Business Development at NRG Marketing, an experiential marketing agency focused on sports brands, events, and TV programming.  NRG’s clients included Nike, Red Bull, Panasonic, Herbalife, 2K Sports, MLS, MLB, Radio Shack, Chrysler and Tommy Bahama among others.

Currently, Nick is Co-Managing Partner at One Yard Line Entertainment, a VC Fund focused on raising developmental funds for various entertainment properties.

Nick resides in Redondo Beach, CA with his wife Capella, daughter Lilah and son Eli.