Jimmy studied science at the University of New Brunswick, focusing on Psychology and Biology. After graduating in 2007, he spent over 2 years in the field of education, partly spent teaching at his former High School in Miramichi. Jimmy then ventured back to Fredericton to begin working in the technology sector. Right away, he developed a keen interest in online media, digital marketing, and communications. His time spent at Radian6 and Salesforce Marketing Cloud allowed him to grow his skills in customer communications, account management, and public speaking.