Jim Breslin is the founder of the West Chester Story Slam, which debuted in 2010. Since the first event, over 650 stories have been told to live audiences in local bars. He has also founded Delco Story Slam (2013) and co-founded both Lancaster Story Slam and Lehigh Valley Story Slam in 2015. The live events are recorded, with stories being archived on YouTube and selected stories are featured on the monthly podcasts. In 2014, the anthology West Chester Story Slam: Selected Stories 2010-2014 was published. Jim is also the author of Shoplandia, a humorous workplace novel inspired by his 17 years as a producer at QVC, where he worked with serial entrepreneurs daily.
Jim lives in West Chester, PA with his wife and two sons.