Restructuring Advisors

James S. Still

Jim StillJames S. (Jim) Still is an experienced C-level executive with in-depth professional background as the chief executive officer of four companies in the middle market. His background includes being the chief executive officer of companies owned by public companies, private equity firms and private investors. He has a proven track record of working with troubled companies in creating shareholder value as well as working with organizations growing through acquisition.

Positions Held:

  • Founding Partner (RDC Advisors)
  • Operating Partner (Restructuring Advisors, LLC)
  • Chief Executive Officer (Thompson Publishing Inc.)
  • Managing Director (MainStream Management)
  • Head of Investment Banking (Boenning & Scattergood)
  • Chief Executive Officer (Atlantic America Trust)
  • Vice President, Planning and Acquisitions (Bell Atlantic Capital Corp.)
  • Chief Executive Officer (GovXcel)
  • Chief Executive Officer (Afinitas)

Mr. Still is the founding partner of RDC Advisors and serves as an operating partner with Restructuring Advisors. Jointly the firms provide restructuring, crisis and turnaround management services to middle market public and privately held companies. The industry scope includes work in the retail, technology, information processing, manufacturing and industrial sectors.

Jim served as the head of investment banking at Boenning & Scattergood where he focused on the expansion of the company’s advisory business to privately held and publicly-traded companies in the middle market. In his investment banking work, he leveraged his extensive operating experience on behalf of clients executing various exit strategies. In addition, he worked with companies raising capital in the small to micro-cap sectors of the public markets. He was the only member of the senior management team to sit on the Board of Directors at Boenning & Scattergood and was a member of the long-term strategic planning committee that focused on the creation of a long-term for the firm.

Mr. Still has served as chief executive officer of GovXcel, a private equity backed company that provided software to local and state municipalities. GovXcel was sold in a successful exit for the private equity firm. In addition, he was the chief executive officer of Afinitas, a start-up company engaged in providing e-commerce to philanthropic and charitable organizations.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Still was chief executive officer of Atlantic American Trust, a $700 million private equity backed investment trust with holdings throughout the mid-Atlantic region. The company was formed after the management buyout of his former company, Bell Atlantic Properties, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bell Atlantic Corporation. He was formerly Vice President of planning and acquisitions for Bell Atlantic Capital Corporation a diversified financial services arm, and was responsible for all mergers and acquisitions activity for the $3 billion financial services subsidiary.

Mr. Still holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Psychology from Amherst College and a Masters of Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He serves as a board member of various companies in the mid-Atlantic region as well as a volunteer capacity at a number of charitable, educational and civic organizations.