James Fairweather

Senior Vice President of Technology, Craftsman of Commerce

Dr. James Fairweather leads key strategic technology initiatives across SaaS, Big Data, API Management, Security and Mobility. He and his team are accountable for the development of ecommerce and parcel management product offerings. He also has accountability to deliver great user experiences across all Pitney Bowes products. James is a Senior Fellow on the Technical Ladder at Pitney Bowes, and has been with PB since 1999. Before joining Pitney Bowes, James was with Therics, Inc. a Princeton, NJ based biotech startup focused on the commercialization of three-dimensional printing for the manufacture of pharmaceuticals and tissue scaffolds. James spent many years as a designer, fabricator, and installer of sculptures for the American kinetic sculptor George Rickey. Dr. Fairweather is a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, where he earned his PhD in Mechanical Engineering. His thesis presented a design methodology for piezoceramic driven active structures using a combination of impedance-based modeling techniques and finite element methods. He holds twenty United States Patents and is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Connecticut Science Center.

Articles by James Fairweather

Ongoing Innovation and Learning Leads to Satisfying Client Outcomes

by James Fairweather | January 20, 2016 | No Comments

People Social Networking an Ideas Concepts

My dad got his Ph.D. when he was 61. He got his master’s degree at 58. And his bachelor’s degree when he was 45. Today he is 76, and teaches robotics safety at companies like IBM and Global Foundries.  He’s still learning and innovating today.  He is my primary inspiration for urging and encouraging continuous learning […]