Business 100 – 2015

James M. Delaney/Vin-Go / Cool Way Direct / Tide Intermodal Logistics

James Delaney is founder and chairman of Vin-Go LLC, Cool Way Direct LLC and Tide Intermodal Logistics, LLC. These companies specialize in the temperature controlled logistics and distribution of beverages and produce. He was also a founder of the leading Irish transport and freight company, City Air Express Ltd., which still operates successfully today.

James immigrated to the U.S. in 2000 with his wife Mary Beth and five children, Kathryn, Edmund, James, Elizabeth, and Hannah.

Originally from Ratoath in County Dublin, James was educated in Clongowes Wood College in County Kildare, and Trinity College Dublin. He is a keen golfer, and was a member of St. Margaret’s Golf Club in County Dublin.

James is currently on the board of Concern Worldwide U.S., the Irish humanitarian organization. He is also an active board member of the National Association of Wine Retailers.