The Team


James Z  Daniels, Principal Consultant, J Z Daniels Co. Ltd.

Jim has over 35 years experience at the executive and director level positions in a wide variety of industries – financial, utilities, distribution and entertainment in addition to administration in higher education and public education. A published writer on healthcare and culture, he led for 14 years the diversity integration strategy at the Hartford Financial Services Group. As a consultant, his clients have included, Northeast Utilities; Enterprise Rent-A-Car; Hartford, CT Public Schools; Ashford, CT Public Schools; The University of Connecticut; The Connecticut Judicial Department; US Security and Exchange Commission; State of Connecticut Department of Education; Mashantucket Pequot Tribes; CASA Montessori School of Raleigh, NC. He holds degrees from Howard University, The University of Hartford and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. 




Belinda Jennette, PMP

Belinda works as a Project Manager in a Fortune 500 company and serves as the liaison on various business projects to assure success throughout the entire project life cycle. Belinda is dedicated to feeding her passion of coaching business professionals while focusing on their strengths.  She transforms careers by guiding clients to take back their power and confidence.  She specializes in coaching, project management, training, communication and change management.

She has previous experience as an Operations Team Leader at Biogen Idec in Research Triangle Park, NC.  There, she trained biotech employees to help medical personnel and patients as they sought therapy for chronic diseases. Belinda also worked at Corning Inc. in Corning, NY as a Supervisor in Telecom Operations, focusing on process improvement.  Previous to that, she has many years of Sales Management experience in the chemical industry.

Belinda holds a BS in Engineering from Rutgers University in New Jersey, an MBA in Marketing from Regis University in Colorado and a Project Management Professional (PMP); Certification. She lives in Durham, NC with her husband of 20 years and their sons, dogs, lizard, toads and fish.