Mortarr Hires James Jackson as Chief Strategy Officer

May 13, 2019

MORTARR.COM – Mortarr, the leading inspiration and networking website and app for commercial construction and design, today announced that James Jackson has joined the company as its Chief Strategy Officer. In partnership with Mortarr’s leadership team, Jackson will develop, execute and sustain the company’s strategic initiatives.

“James’ brings with him over two decades of dynamic leadership experience and is a change agent who has propelled everything from entrepreneurial startups, mid-size companies and major global corporations to striking success,” says Steve Pulley, Co-Founder + Chief Operating Officer of Mortarr. “We are thrilled to have James join us as we continue to grow as a company and strengthen ourselves for what lies ahead.”

Before joining Mortarr, Jackson founded and served as chief strategist of Element2, a national business accelerator based in Madison, Wis., and served as President of Orion Lighting, a leader in LED lighting systems for commercial and industrial industries. He is also the founder, former president and board member of Accelerate Madison, a high-level networking organization and startup incubator designed to connect IT innovations with established businesses in the Madison area.

“Even in this early stage, it’s easy to see the value Mortarr brings to the commercial construction and design industry” says Jackson. “The company is disrupting the brick-and-mortar industry by putting technology first and bridging the gap between the two worlds. I’m excited to partner with the team to help take the company to the next level,” says Jackson.

Jackson will office out of Mortarr’s Madison location.

About Mortarr
Mortarr is the leading inspiration and networking website and app for commercial construction and design. Building the largest commercial design database in the world and empowering the industry with technology, Mortarr allows users to showcase projects and products, connect with industry professionals, grow networks of partnerships, and work and track decisions in real time with clients and project teams. Headquartered in Minnesota, Mortarr, the Mortarr logo, Building Beautiful Business, Design Room and Showroom are registered trademarks of Mortarr Inc. worldwide. For more information, visit