Jim Bonsteel, Vice President of Transportation, Customs and Compliance – Global, Anixter
Jim Bonsteel, Vice President of Transportation, Customs and Compliance – Global, Anixter's details
Jim has been in the transportation, customs and compliance industry for over 26 years. Previous to Anixter, Jim was in Transportation and Customs Sales for eight years. He held various levels of sales management including National Account Manager of Transportation Services. Jim was able to learn the Transportation Carrier side in-depth while also calling on/working directly with many manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors. This experience has allowed him to bring the best transportation, customs and compliance program in the industry to Anixter. Jim is a motivated positive leader that never settles for second best. His aspirations has been to create a customer service focused group that specializes in transportation, customs and compliance.
Jim has proudly serviced Anixter for 19 years. With many previous roles at Anixter in transportation, customs and compliance he is currently Anixter’s Vice President of Transportation, Customs and Compliance – Global. Along his journey he has made some great friends at Anixter and in the industry and he thanks them for everything they have done to make him and more importantly Anixter successful.
Jim married his high school sweet heart, Michelle and they have three incredible children in Ryan, Brooke and Eric. When he isn’t working hard at Anixter he is close to a hockey rink, coaching and/or parenting and/or driving his 1974 Volkswagen Thing.