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James Ingram is the chief executive of the e-commerce photography and video specialist, Splashlight, and host of the Creative Intelligence Podcast. After growing up in Chicago where he showed an early interest in creative design, James moved to Brooklyn at the age of 19 to start working in the printing industry. Over the next three decades he worked his way up into a series of leadership roles in graphic arts companies, before taking up his current role in 2005. In this frank and fascinating interview hear James explain how he overcame major setbacks in his career, how he completely reinvented his management style, how his work ethic came from his father, and why his grandfather tried to convince him to be a professional golfer.