Jim Van Eerden

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Jim Van Eerden
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BornJames Patrick Van Eerden
(1964-08-01) August 1, 1964 (age 54)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Spouse(s)Rachel Ann (Shevey) Van Eerden

James Van Eerden (born August 1, 1964) is a cofounder and managing director of Helixx Partners, LLC.[1] He lives on a family homestead outside Greensboro, North Carolina with his wife, Rachel, and their eleven children.


Van Eerden graduated from Marquette University High School in Milwaukee, and then attended Grove City College where he was named a Presidential Scholar.[citation needed] He completed a graduate study certificate at St Peter's College, Oxford, has an MA in philosophy from Trinity, an MBA from Wake Forest University, and is currently[when?] a candidate for a Doctorate in Global Education from Gordon–Conwell Theological Seminary.[citation needed] He is a frequent guest lecturer and the Entrepreneur in Residence[2] at Grove City College,[3] where he was named Alumnus of the Year in 2010.[4]


Van Eerden is a cofounder of Helixx Partners, LLC and its affiliated holding companies. He has led the firm’s media and blended value portfolio since 2001. He is a co-founder of Sevenly and other leading social good companies.[5]

Media production[edit]

Has been a producer or executive producer for several feature films,[6] including the award-winning documentary films Running the Sahara[7][8][9](with Matt Damon) and War Child.[10][11]


  1. ^ "Helixx Partners, LLC". Retrieved 21 Oct 2013.
  2. ^ http://gccentrepreneurship.com/faculty/jim-van-eerden/
  3. ^ "Entrepreneurs-In-Residence". Retrieved 22 Oct 2013.
  4. ^ "Jack Kennedy Memorial Alumni Achievement Awards Recipients". Retrieved 22 Oct 2013.
  5. ^ {https://finance.yahoo.com/news/sevenly-university-kentuckys-lettercase-project-110000564.html;_ylt=AwrNUWzWLstRfRsAHQD_wgt.}
  6. ^ "IMDB - Jim Van Eerden". Retrieved 22 Oct 2013.
  7. ^ http://www.esquire.com/news-politics/a6286/matt-damon-1009
  8. ^ http://augustroadentertainment.com/RTS.html
  9. ^ http://www.runningthesahara.com/pdf/RTS_OfficialPressKit.pdf
  10. ^ https://www.fan.tv/movies/55818-war-child
  11. ^ https://getunbound.org/business

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