A licensed attorney and business broker, Jamison brings eleven years business development and transactional experience to Murphy. As an attorney, Jamison worked with business sales, transactional law, and business planning and succession. Jamison was the Director of the Governor’s Office of Strategic Initiative for the State of South Dakota, where he was a business recruiter, international relations lead, science and technology policy officer, and entrepreneur advisor. He was the Governor’s staff-lead working in conjunction with department heads and outside counsel on the due diligence on and acquisition of the Homestake Gold Mine. In the private sector he consulted on the Gluco Boy™ (now Bayer Didget® ) development and exit. Experienced in various sizes and types of transactions: large scale home health care acquisitions, restaurant franchises, distilleries, cattle companies, aviation services, etc., Jamison’s legal background and love for entrepreneurs keep him involved with all levels of business development: from start-ups and franchises, to larger acquisitions and sales. He is a member of Murphy Business & Financial Corporation Mountain West’s Million Dollar sales club and was named “Rookie of the Year” for that region during his first year with Murphy. He is an owner of the Dakota Lakes office for Murphy Business.