Mr. Wheeler is our Chief Development Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors. He oversees business development for L360Media. He began his career as a Wall Street Investment Banker and Adviser. He has over 30 years of experience in the finance sector. He has assisted in numerous mergers, acquisitions, and leverage buyouts in the oil & gas, entertainment, banking, real estate, and gaming industries.
He collaborated in drafting the Gaming Laws in the State of Mississippi and assisted in developing the gaming industry along Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Mr. Wheeler was part of the team that successfully coordinated the banking merger in 2004 with JP Morgan Chase in its acquisition of Bank One of Chicago. Mr. Wheeler was also a real estate developer in Texas, California, Nevada, and Ohio from the 1980s to the 2000s.
He worked with many unknown and later successful and high-profile athletes and entertainers. He has collaborated with Larry Holmes, Evander Holyfield, and many other professional boxers. He worked and collaborated with artists such as Sammy Davis Jr., Jay Z, Destiny's Child, and other entertainers in the music industry.
In the entertainment and business arena, Mr. Wheeler has handled sponsorships, currency exchanges, investment banking in the Caribbean and South American countries, and the negotiations of the financial affairs of many athletes, entertainers, and major corporations around the world.
Jimmie "Big Wheel" Wheeler is a proud graduate of The University of Houston, with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Master in Business Administration in Finance.