Jim Petropoulos has been named Tourism Operations Manager for Seneca White Deer, Inc (SWD). Mr. Petropoulos’ primary responsibility will be management of SWD’s program of guided bus tours of the former Seneca Army Depot. The tours are expected to start in early November and continue year-round.
SWD President Dennis Money said, “It’s great to have Jim on board with us. His natural talent and skills will be a huge help getting our tour program off the ground.” He noted that Mr. Petropoulos is both an Army and Navy veteran with well over a decade of experience and is skilled in computer and 3D printing technology. As a line officer in the U. S. Naval Reserve, he supervised up to 100 people. Money added that Petropoulos holds a BA from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL, graduating in 1985.
Petropoulos, a resident of Geneva, is a skilled drummer and percussionist recording artist plus founded and led his own swing jazz band the Blue Saracens from 1996-2013.