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Mason, James Nathan


James "Jim" Nathan Mason is the son of Stuart and Flora Mason. Mason is President, and partners with his brother Bill, of Taylor International Corp., a construction firm that has operated in Las Vegas since 1954. Following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather, Jim has worked in the business in various capacities since his youth. Jim graduated from Valley High School in 1983, attended Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon. After two years in fiber optics in Portland, he returned to Las Vegas to work full time in the family business.

Jim is actively involved in Congregation Ner Tamid, where he was honored in 2016. He also serves on the board of the Nevada chapter of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and in 2003 he was recognized by the AGC as Contractor of the Year.


Taylor Construction Company Collection, 1954-1973. MS-00664. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.