James Arden was named Senior Finance Director in July 2018. In addition to overseeing the financial operations for Press Works Ink and Nevada County Publishing Company, he’ll be assisting on corporate projects and helping guide the budget and business planning process for Swift Communications. James joined Swift Communications in 2011 as a Financial Analyst and in 2014 became the General Manager for the Northern Nevada Business Weekly. After two years of gaining invaluable knowledge from the operations side, Arden headed back to finance to help the fast-growing Press Works Ink. Prior to joining Swift Communications he worked for a software company in Las Vegas that was later purchased by IBM and has public sector experience working for the Nevada Department of Transportation.
A third generation Nevadan, Arden earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Managerial Finance from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.