James Taylor  (who goes by JT so as not be confused with the other “James Taylor”) is the vice president of Business Development for Innovative Rx Strategies. JT joined Innovative in 2010 because he saw an opportunity to help employers, TPAs, health plans and state/local governments save money on their prescription drug costs.

JT has over 20 years of business development and sales experience. Prior to joining Innovative Rx Strategies, JT was the Vice President of Sales and Artist Relations for Trick Percussion for 5 years. JT also was the Regional Sales Manager for Westheimer, Inc., the world’s largest guitar manufacturer.

Besides being passionate about his career in developing new business opportunities for Innovative Rx Strategies, JT is also a professional chef as well as a professional drummer. After serving six years in the United States Marine Corps, JT decided he wanted to become a chef. He graduated number one in his class from the San Diego Culinary Academy. After graduating from culinary school, JT is worked as a chef at some of the best-known restaurants in the country including the Hotel Del Coronado in San Diego, The Peabody in Orlando, Florida, Pondo’s in Deland, Florida and Le Vichysoiss in Chicago.