For the last 34 years, Cavanaugh Mims has established himself as a leader in business and program management. He began his career as a station nuclear engineer for the Tennessee Valley Authority after graduating from the University of Tennessee with a degree in nuclear engineering. He quickly advanced to senior program/project manager for the Department of Energy, providing expertise in the environmental remediation, waste management, and technology integration fields. In 2000, Mr. Mims founded Visionary Solutions, LLC with the mission to provide transportation and logistics services for Governmental and commercial nuclear clients, both nationally and internationally.
The company grew into a family of five companies that provide high quality solutions to a variety of complex technical challenges across an array of services, including transportation and logistics, nuclear material disposition, manufacturing, and waste to energy projects. This included Interstate Ventures, Inc. (IV), where Mr. Mims now serves as President. IV, is a specialty transportation and logistics firm experienced in the planning and transportation of sensitive equipment and materials for the U.S. Government and commercial customers.