Business 100 – 2019

James Delaney/24 Seven Enterprises Holdings Inc.

James Delaney is the founder and chairman of 24 Seven Enterprises Holdings Inc., which owns Vin-Go, Pack n’ Ship and 24 Seven Direct. These are the leading U.S. companies that specialize in the temperature-controlled shipping and logistics within the wine and beverage space. He was also the co-founder of the leading Irish transport and freight company City Air Express Ltd.James immigrated to the United States in 2000 with his wife, Mary Beth, and five children, Kathryn, Edmund, James, Elizabeth, and Hannah from Ratoath in County Meath, Ireland. He was educated at Clongowes Wood College in County Kildare and graduated from Trinity College Dublin. He is a keen golfer and was a member of the St. Margaret’s Golf Club in County Dublin and is currently a member of The Links at Union Vale, the Emerald Golf Club, and is the president of the Gaelic Golf Club. James and his wife Mary Beth currently reside in Longboat Key, F.L., during the winter and Warwick, N.Y., during the summer.James is an active board member of the National Association of Wine Retailers.