Jim Bosworth

Director, Retail & Convenience Advisory


(919) 710-7987


Jim’s experience in the convenience retail and fuel industry spans the full spectrum. From being a single store operator of his own C-Store to being part of the senior leadership team of a fortune 500 public company, Jim has seen just about everything in his 30+ years in the business. Most notably he spent 14 years with The Pantry, Inc.  During his tenue at the Pantry, he was a chief architect of the company’s growth and expansion as the head of M&A for the better part of a decade. His most recent position prior to joining PetroActive was with Cary Oil Co., Inc. where he had oversight of Cary’s industry-related real estate portfolio and was the President of Breeze Thru Markets, LLC. Breeze Thru was a concept that Jim & his team developed from a single unit to a growing 18 store chain before his departure. During his career Jim has been active with SIGMA and sat on both the legislative & political engagement committees. Jim’s focus with PetroActive includes all things retail and convenience related including operations, divestiture or growth as well as real-estate issues or concerns.

Jim lives in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL with his wife Lisa.