Our Team


Jim Ukrop

Co-Founder and Managing Director

Jim Ukrop is a respected entrepreneur, business leader and sought-after, valued civic and cultural advisor. He is a visionary who inspires and mentors young professionals, seasoned business executives as well as those in elected positions in local and regional governments. Over the years, he has spearheaded and championed vibrant business, arts and public school initiatives. As a co-founder of NRV, he shares his creative, out-of-the-box energy with Richmond’s entrepreneurial, up and coming leaders. Jim’s career included serving as CEO and Chairman of Ukrop’s Supermarkets and Chairman of First Market Bank. He is a role model for inspired community service leading by example with his extensive, dedicated board and volunteer activities throughout the region.


Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, William and Mary



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