James received his award for winning the "Middle East CEO of the Year" during the Burj CEO Business Summit in Mauritius.
James receives his "Forbes Most Influential CEO of the Year" during Forbes Middle East 7th annual Global Meets Local gala dinner held at the Waldorf Astoria in Dubai on October 16, 2019.
James along with the other honoraries during the "Forbes Global Meets Local" held in Waldorf Astoria.
Celebration photo after new management signed contracts in January 2018. From L to R: Jan Robben, Chief of Supply Chain; James; Ghassan Nuqul, Chairman of the Board; Robert Neid, CFO; Omar Rifai, Board Member
James along with the other members of the panel discussing about "Gender Equality in a Workplace"
Fine Acquires 30% stake in Nai Arabia in wellness shift.
Afternoon with Helen Farmer Show at Dubai Eye Radio to discuss groundbreaking new Fine Hygienic Holding Maternity Policy.
Fine Hygienic Holding's women employees during the Break the Ceiling Dubai - 2022 at Anantara Downtown Dubai Hotel
James with Malala Yousafzai's parents (the youngest Nobel Prize laureate), Ziauddin and Toor Pekai Yousafzai
A great conversation with Malala's father, Ziauddin ousafzai
James receiving an award from Philippines Athletics Track and Field Association in November 2018 for service to Philippines Olympic Athletes. James is flanked by Dr. Philip Ella Juico, President of PATAFA and Marketing Head Edward Kho.
Opening the new, "Google-like" offices in Dubai HQ. From L to R: James; Marwan Nuqul; Ghassan Nuqul; Taimoor Labib; Omar Rifai.
James and wife Carol Lafferty, alongside Marathon legend (1982 Boston Marathon "Duel in the Sun") Dick Beardsley in their home in Manila, Philippines.
Meeting up with old friend Chris Delaney (R), a former colleague from James' P&G days, and now President of Goodyear Corporation. In Manila alongside Carol Lafferty, Kristen Lafferty, Kenji Lafferty and family friend Rizal Hoxha.
James with his wonderful, former P&G Philippines Team, who now manage a global leading digital agency. With Darlene Berberabe; Albet Buddahim; Patrick Cua; and Francis Uy.
James shortly after a live interview on Dubai's "Business Breakfast" with host Richard Dean
James at the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro, after 9 days leading a team of 5 blind climbers to the summit (a world record at the time). James is pictured with Erik Weihenmayer, the first blind man to climb Mt. Everest and to complete the famed "7 Summits" (Highest mountain on each continent)
James and Carol Lafferty flanking famed blind mountain climber Erik Weihenmayer, during his visit to Dubai to speak to James' team at FHH in December 2018.
YPO is the world's leading organization of CEOs. This is James with his forum mates on retreat, leading CEOs in the Philippines. Hans Sicat; Jay Padilla; Anton Huang; Arnold Co; Albert Altura; and Sam Peterson
James is a proud co-founder of the TBR Dream Marathon--the world's only marathon designed for beginners, alongside the amazing "Bull Runner" Jaymie Pizzaro. James and Carol Lafferty, along with Jaymie Pizzaro; Dr. Christopher Breuleux of the Medical Wellness Association, and Francis Diano of Pace Rehabilitation.
James and 2-time Olympic gold medalist in 400m hurdles, Edwin Moses, at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa
James and Carol Lafferty are pictured here with Coaches Mick Perez, Joseph Sy, and 3-time Olympian and James' protege Marestella Torres, showing her Gold Medal from the Hong Kong Open, after her return from maternity leave.
James and Carol Lafferty with old friend and former CEO in Nestle, Mr. Nandu Nandkishore.
James and Carol Lafferty flank Paeng Nepomuceno, Guiness World Record Holder and 6-time world champion in bowling.
James in a speaker panel with Romanian retired gymnast and a five-time Olympic gold medalist Nadia Comaneci and six-time World Bowling Champion, Rafael "Paeng" Nepomuceno
James and Carol Lafferty flank Bahamian 400 Meter Gold Medalist Shaunae Miller, just after she edged-out Allyson Felix in a dramatic photo finish during the Rio 2016 Games.
James alongside his former boss in P&G Poland Ian Troop in Toronto, Canada. Ian later went on to become President of Con-Agra Foods, and CEO of the Pan-American Games
James and Carol Lafferty flanking Lydia De Vega, the greatest female sprinter in Philippines history, and former Asian Champion and Olympic semi-finalist. At the 2015 SEA Games in Singapore.
James playfully posing with Jordanian Olympic Gold Medalist Ahmed Abu Ghosh, shortly after his brilliant performance in the 2016 Rio Games
James and Carol Lafferty with dear friend and mentor Raymond Aaron, prominent speaker, coach, and bestselling author
James with Raymond Aaron (right) at the Millionaire Business Bootcamp in Toronto, Canada
Philip Juico, newly-elected PATAFA president (left) with his predecessor Go Teng Kok, and American athletics patron James Michael Lafferty (right)
James and Carol Lafferty, flanking Senator Pia Cayetano, following a conference for coaches and athletes in Davao, Mindanao, Philippines
James Michael Lafferty and renowned marathoner, Dick Beardsley, noted for his "Duel in the Sun" versus Alberto Salazar during the 1982 Boston Marathon.
James receiving an award for service to the nation, from Polish President Aleksander Kwasniewski
James alongside Polish President Aleksander Kwasniewski in 1996 in Warsaw, Poland
Fine Hygienic Holding is the official sponsor of Gravity Calisthenics Gym at the Dubai Active Show, December 5 - 7, 2019.
James giving his keynote speech about 7 Habits of Highly Effective Coty Distributors in Dubrovnik, September 4, 2019.
Mentor of the Year Award is given to an individual who best exemplifies the ideal image of a mentor. Who has also contributed to the support or development of mentoring programs within their company or in the community.
James accepting his Top CEO award for supporting gender diversity in the Global Leonie Awards in Singapore, September 2, 2019.
James speaking about Gender Diversity at Break the Ceiling, Touch the Sky 2019 in Singapore.
James delivering his motivational speech to the audience during the Break the Ceiling, Touch the Sky 2019 in Singapore.
James' inspirational speech about "Making the Leap, From Winner to Champion"
James doing a warm up with P&G team at during his Work Life Effectiveness session on June 2022.
James speaking about "Making a Leap, From Winners to Champion"
James participating in a panel discussion at the Dubai 2019 Edition of "Break the Ceiling, Touch the Sky", an event promoting women's empowerment and equal rights
James delivering his keynote at the Dubai 2019 edition of "Break the Ceiling, Touch the Sky" an event promoting women's empowerment and equal rights
James teaching about "The Art of Branding" to the Marketing students of the American University of Dubai
James and Erik--the only blind man to summit Everest and the famed "7 Summits"--are close friends since early 2000's and summited several peaks together including Mt. Kilimanjaro, the tallest peak in Africa. This is James and Erik at a press conference in Dubai when Erik came to address the team at FHH
James and the Al-Keena, Jordan team cutting the ribbon after major refurbishment.
James giving a training in Vietnam to the top 200 HR leaders in the nation on how to "Build an Organisation of Eagles".
Since 2010, James has been on a retainer contract to train work-life balance and leadership worldwide for The General Electric Company.
James giving a training on leadership to the Nielsen Company Asia Region
James being nominated for "Best Business Column" category for Asian CMMA Awards 2014.
The concept, lifted from sports of moving from being a "winner" to a "Champion" (consistently winning) is one of James' top speaking topics.
James leading his portion of Executive Wellness Bootcamp, a one-day intensive course for busy executives, to managers in Vietnam.
James leading a training session for young Operations Managers in General Electric Company.
James leading a training session on "Principle Based management".James leading a training session on "Principle Based management".
James leading a session on change leadership for management of SingTel, the leading Telecon in Singapore.
The power of passion training for Globe Telecom Philippines
Work-life balance training for GE North America senior leadership in 2016, Miami, Florida.
James leading a session in Cagayan D'Oro, Philippines for coaches of young female athletes, also attended by the athlete's parents.
After P&G sold a part of the Beauty business to Coty, James was brought back by his old employer to help employees learn key strategies to successfully transition to a new company. The sessions went so well James was brought back for multiple events!
It was a joy for James to travel back to his home state of Ohio to train the Ohio Society of CPAs on Leadership lessons from champions.
James running a section before Carol Lafferty takes the stage at Executive Wellness Bootcamp in the UK for senior leaders in BAT.
Another session on "Winners to Champions"; this time for L'Oreal Thailand in 2016.
James teaching "winners to champions" for Banco D'Oro senior leadership in Philippines. James designed a three-step program that also included champion athletes Dick Beardsley and Paeng Nepomuceno in subsequent sessions.
James training his highly engaging session on "The Art of Branding" for The Ultimate Author Bootcamp in Manhattan.
James about to demonstrate kettlebell workouts for business executives in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
James and his BAT Philippines Team after winning the esteemed Anvil Award for excellence in PR.
James sharing his life learnings, "From Weight room to Board Room" to young YPO leaders (YNG) at a global event in El Nido, Philippines
James, Carol, and Kristen Lafferty at the Asia CEO Awards 2014 where James was a finalist for CEO of the Year.
A training session in Manila on the linkage of growth to commitment of an organisation.
James training the global executive team of Ontex on Work-life balance, at DisneyLand Paris.
Leadership training for the sales agents of Sunlife Philippines.
James appearing on one of the leading UK talk shows, to discuss his unique story of rising from fitness instructor to CEO.
Another work-life balance session for the management of GE!
This was one of James' follow-up sessions to P&G Managers moving to Coty with the divestiture of Beauty Care brands. Given James' success following his stellar 25 year career with P&G, in both Coke and BAT, James was tagged to help P&Gers to make a successful transition to a new corporate culture.
On stage for the first of several GE sessions of work-life balance!
James training work-life balance at the Catholic Kerygma Conference in Manila, which led to a standing ovation of the more than 1000 attendees!
James giving a training on ethics and principles to the procurement association of Philippines.
James in action in Hanoi, Vietnam with the country's HR leadership.
James sharing some digital marketing tips to the marketing leadership of L'Oreal Thailand.
James sharing his perspective to CFOs on how to be most effective in a volatile and uncertain world.
James as a finalist for CEO of the Year 2013.
It's always a compliment when a former competitor asks you to come and train! James leading work-life balance for the global marketing leadership of K-C outside Park City, Utah.
James being interviewed outside the Philippines Senate after testifying regarding the implementation of Graphic Health Warnings on cigarette packs. James shocked the Senate and NGOs by coming out in full support of responsible behaviour of tobacco companies and hence supporting the implementation of GHW packaging.
James and Carol Lafferty visiting with children in a rural orphanage outside of Iloilo, Philippines, with Christmas presents for all!
James and Romeo Silva became linked for a lifetime when James saved Romeo's life in Nagoya Airport (Japan) in October 2006 by administering CPR. Romeo lived miraculously for another 8+ years. James gave the eulogy at Romeo's funeral in Lipa City, Philippines
James and Carol Lafferty with all of the children in a rural village outside Iloilo, Philippines, after organizing running races and games, ahead of Christmas 2014.
Carol Lafferty teaching Yoga as part of recovery efforts for young abuse victims.
Carol leading a yoga class for the girls of St. Joseph Orphanage. Never saw their smiles so big as when they tried Yoga for the first time!
James visiting with Romeo Silva, 7 years after saving his life in Nagoya Airport in 2006, via administering CPR. Romeo ended up living another 8+ years, after dying twice on that fateful day in October, 2006, before CPR stabilized his condition.
James alongside Team Baldrunner after a shoe donation program to provide adequate running shoes for aspiring young runners.
James and Carol Lafferty distributing free JuiceBoxx solar chargers in a rural province battered by Typhoon Haiyan in September, 2014.
Visiting another rural village post-Typhoon Haiyan, with solar chargers to help residents re-establish contact with the outside world.
James in March 2015, with the children of Romeo Silva, who he saved by administering CPR to in 2006, during Romeo's funeral services.
James and Carol Lafferty with the children and staff of St. Joseph Orphanage, outside Iloilo, Philippines
James and Carol Lafferty with one of the neatest little boys in all the world! Mattie was born with no hands, feet, or tongue, but he is a loving and vivacious little boy enjoying his life in Calvary Church Children's Home in Bacolod, Philippines
James' daughter Kristen giving gifts for the holidays to young cancer patients in Manila, Philippines
James and Carol Lafferty alongside Topher Bantayan, an amputee victim and ambulant Salesman who The Lafferty's supported and who James made the subject of one of his newspaper columns on "Entitlement Mentality".
Kenji Lafferty, during visits with a foundation the Lafferty's supported, which does in-home visits to patients who cannot afford doctor visits. With his new friend "Laila".
Joe and Billie Rosmarino are simply the best of humanity. Running an Orphanage outside Bacolod, Philippines which caters solely to abused and physically challenged children. A wonderful place to visit and help keep perspective.
Carol Lafferty, COO of JuiceBoxx, donating solar chargers for relief workers following Typhoon Haiyan in September 2014, alongside Red Cross Chairman, Senator Richard Gordon.
James & Carol Lafferty with Joe & Billie Rosmarino and the Calvary Kids in Bacolod, an orphanage dedicated to abused and challenged children.
James and Carol at Diamond League Track and Field Series in Doha Qatar along with Philippines Champion EJ Obiena and Rio Olympics Gold Medalist Thiago Braz of Brazil
The Bull Runner Dream Marathon is the world's first, and only, marathon solely for beginners. This is the team that makes it happen!
"The Pukers" are a team Coach Jim formed to do high-intensity training--enough to make one "puke"--each Thursday. It became one of the largest and strongest running clubs in the Philippines.
Filipina long-jumper Marestella Torres-Sunang along with her coach and sponsor, Jim Lafferty of the Adopt-an-Olympian program, just prior to heading to Rio for the 2016 Games.
Jim Lafferty (second from left), introduces the Adopt An Olympian's third find - decathlon record holder Jesson Cid (third from left) whose training for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will be supported by the Wong Chu King Foundation
Coach Jim teaching an aspiring runner how to develop upper-body strength through elevating the feet whilst doing push-ups.
James and Carol Lafferty just after winning the Nationals in Raw (no assisted clothing) Bench Press in Philippines 2015.
Coach Jim and his "Pukers" after a surprise birthday run, celebrating his 53rd birthday
James and Carol Lafferty in Gold's Gym Alabang, Philippines, with EJ Obiena (national champ in Pole Vault) and his sister and Father, and also Kristy Abello, a top marathoner James coached from beginner to Boston Marathon Qualifyer.
James with close friend and fellow runner Senator Pia Cayetano, just before the start of Pia's "Pinay in Action" Women's empowerment race, which James helped sponsor.
The Pukers built a tradition of regular Christmas Parties each year. A wonderful tradition indeed!
James utilising unconventional training techniques such as car pushes to reestablish Marestella’s leg power post pregnancy
Three of the Lafferty Children finish the 2010 Athens Marathon with their parents and family friend Ju Majid.
James and Carol Lafferty along with Olympic Long Jumper Marestella Torres, who they train, in the Olympic Village of Rio 2016 Games.
James goofing around with Jaymie Pizzaro, the "BullRunner" and blogger who co-founded the TBR Dream Marathon with James in 2010.
Jovie Narcise, a former General in the Philippines Military and avid runner, organizes and trains a team of Filipino Athletes who Coach Jim has worked with.
EJ Obiena is one of Asia's leading Pole Vaulters and National Record Holder. After a devastating ACL tear in 2017, James and Carol Lafferty led his rehabilitation efforts and got EJ back to Olympic form. This is after one of their many training sessions in Kerry Sports Manila.
James taking to the podium for his Gold Medal performance in the 2017 Philippines National Championships in Bench Press.
The dramatic final finish of the final runner in the 2015 TBR Dream Marathon.
James with Marestella and Pole Vaulter EJ Obiena before flying off to the 2015 SEA Games in Singapore. Marestella would come back with a Bronze Medal in Long Jump and EJ would garner a silver in Pole Vault.
James with several of his runners from the Eva Water Running Club in Lagos, Nigeria. Seen here pictured on Banana Island just off Ikoyi.
Philip Juico, newly-elected PATAFA president (left) with his predecessor Go Teng Kok, and American athletics patron James Lafferty (right) at a recent briefing
James with his race number ahead of his participation in the World "Wife Carrying" Championships in Sonkajarvi, Finland.
The Pukers with legendary marathoner Dick Beardsley, at the home of James and Carol Lafferty
James with his P&G Philippines running team, after a successful Milo Marathon. He eventually led over 150 employees in Philippines to finish their first marathon!
Filipino Olympian Marestella Torres credits yoga for keeping her competitive. Marestella was one of many world-class athletes trained by Carol Lafferty, using yoga as a means for injury prevention and meditative training.
James with his individual Gold Medals and team trophies following the 2015 National Bench Press Championships in Manila, Philippines.
The Pukers posing after a night race along the Skyway in Manila, Philippines.
The leadership of the TBR Dream Marathon just after a successful kick-off program in 2012.
A group of the Pukers, just after a superb yoga session with Yogi Carol Lafferty
James and Carol Lafferty at the entry of the 2015 SEA Games, sporting their Filipino Flags to support their Athletes Marestella Torres, Eric Cray, and EJ Obiena.
Saying goodbye to Coach James and Coach Carol Lafferty, just before their move to Dubai in early 2018. Ken Mendola now leads the Pukers. The Pukers live on!
James and Kristen lining up for a 5 KMs race in Manila. Both won their respective race categories!
James at the start of the Historic Angor Wat Marathon in Cambodia, 2012.
James being introduced as one of the organizers of the "Run with the Mayor" program in Oshodi, Nigeria. This program was designed to improve the health of citizens and give a positive outlet for youth in the area.
After moving to Dubai, James returned to Manila in November 2018 to receive an award from Philippines Track and Field. He met up with his YPO forum-mates Hans Sicat and Sam Peterson, and marathoner Kristy Abello, for a brutal circuit training workout!
James with top Nigerian Female Marathoners Uche Orizu (L) and Esther Obiekwe (middle). Uche had just completed and won the Women's Empowerment Race in Lagos, albeit she had a tough race. Little did we know Uche ran the race with Stage 4 Colon Cancer. She was diagnosed 3 weeks after this picture and passed away a mere 18 months later. The most courageous person James has ever met.
James with students from UNILAG after a full-day session on leadership, in Lagos Nigeria.
Coach Jim blowing the whistle in jest at Kenji Lafferty and Rizal Hoxha during a Puke session in 2017.
James alongside world-class marathoners Liz Yelling and Lydia Grigorieva, during a Q+A expert panel discussion the 3 participated in leading up to the Chicago Marathon 2009.
Another Puker's Christmas party. A wonderful tradition!
Coach Jim gritting out a 2 KMs repeat during a Pukers training session 2013.
James and Carol Lafferty at the finish line of TBR 2017. With a 2:00 am start, it is still dark!
James' meeting his baby girl - Mikalya Celeste Yee-Lei Lafferty, for the first time!
James giving his speech during the "Break the Ceiling Dubai - 2022". James is an avid supporter of women's equality and empowerment
Lafferty is taking over the Dubai Active Show 2019!
Meet your coach. Hi, my name is James.
James and his mentees during the speed mentoring session at Coty Distributor's Conference in Dubrovnik.
Looking good during interview about Breaking the Glass Ceiling that demonstrates James progressive leadership at Fine Hygienic Holding with Khaleej Times (the UAE's first English newspaper).
James before his interview at Afternoons with Helen Farmer Show in Dubai Eye Radio station.
James' son, Kenjie, joined his father during the Dubai Eye Radio interview.
James with his son, Kenjie, Lucy Taylor (Radio Presenter) and Sandi Saksena (Finance & Insurance Counselor) during the Dubai Eye Radio interview for the new Fine Hygienic Holding Maternity Policy.
James and his wife Carol Lafferty at the Dubai 2019 Edition of "Break the Ceiling, Touch the Sky" an event promoting women's empowerment and equal rights
James, his wife Carol Lafferty and adopted son, Kenji
James and Carol Lafferty taking a break from business meetings in Cairo to visit the famous Pyramids of Giza, with a little help from their camel friend!
James with eldest daughter Morgan in London
Diversity is beautiful. James and Carol Lafferty with daughter Kristen, son Kenji (middle) and "quasi-son" and close family friend Rizal Hoxha.
James and Carol Lafferty, alongside Carol's parents Francis and Wendy Chan, prior to dune-buggying in Aruba.
James and Carol Lafferty on a visit to Disneyland in California.
James and Carol Lafferty in the midst of a 25 KMs training run along the beautiful waterfront route of the actual marathon course in Toronto, Canada.
James finishing a workout on an "ancient" Universal Gym machine, at the Movenpick Hotel Petra before heading off to see one of the world's most famous archaeological sites in Southern Jordan.
James receiving his diploma from Harvard Law school after successfully completing a certification in advanced negotiation; with Harvard faculty who led the 3-day training in Dubai.
James in the midst of his yoga session at one of James and Carol's "zen" locations, Koh Samui Thailand
Enroute to a wedding in Manila, James and Carol Lafferty grab a quick set of arm curls at Kerry Sports in the Shangri-La Hotel at the Fort. A superb gym!
Playing around before heading off to the office...
James and Carol Lafferty, freshly tattooed with Sanskrit word for "Karma", in appreciation for the forces that brought them together.
James and Carol Lafferty paddling in the channel outside their home on Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
Kenji Lafferty feeding the elephants in Koh Samui, Thailand
Stan and "Sis" Lafferty. Gone but not forgotten.
James and Carol Lafferty and their extended family (Kristen and Kenji Lafferty; Francis and Wendy Chan) at a waterfalls in Negros Oriental region of Philippines, near Bacolod City.
James and Kenji Lafferty on their scooter near their home in Alabang, Manila Philippines
James, Carol, and Kristen Lafferty dining on James' favorite, Lebanese cuisine, in a new restaurant in Manila, Philippines
James and Carol Lafferty, flanking Richelen Eyas, a wonderful personal assistant, during a break in the Gender diversity event, "Break the Ceiling, Touch the Sky" in Dubai 2018. James delivered the keynote address.
James in final preparation to scuba dive in El Nido, Philippines.
James getting a kiss from his grandson Joss, while visiting in Seattle, Washington.
James, Carol, and Kristen Lafferty, along with Adile and son Rizal Hoxha, bringing home the hardware from the 2016 National Bench Press Championships.
James and Carol Lafferty sporting their Gold Medals from Philippines National Bench Press Championships, for a photoshoot for a feature article in The Manila Bulletin.
James, Kristen, and Carol Lafferty attending opening night of Kristen Lafferty's art exhibition, "Birth of a Warrior"
James giving final coaching tips on pacing before Rizal Hoxha and Kenji Lafferty embark on a stair-climbing race in Manila, Philippines
James and Kenji riding near the temples along the river in Bangkok, Thailand, Kenji's first visit.
James and Carol Lafferty attending his first award as Finalist for CEO of the year in 2013.
James alongside two yogi's from Samahita Retreat, after a grueling 1.5 KMs open water swim off the coast of Koh Samui, Thailand.
James about to enter the water for some ray feeding (Manta rays and Stingrays) at Atlantis Resort on Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE.
James and his former boss from the YMCA of Cincinnati, as well as life long friend, Dr. Christopher Breuleux, swimming laps in Palms Country Club near James' home in Manila, Philippines
James relaxing in Koh Samui, Thailand
James and Carol Lafferty, with assistants Richelen Eyas and Mary Rose Driz, in the new state-of-the-art FHH offices in Dubai.
James in the waters at Atlantis Resort in Dubai, feeding the manta rays.
James and Kenji hanging loose, Manila Philippines
James prepping before he steps onstage
James and Carol Lafferty holding the Anvil Award for Best PR and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Program, associated with James' work with British-American Tobacco Philippines
Hitting the dunes of Aruba!
James' 5 children---from L to R: Kristen, Michael, Kenji, Morgan, and JP.
The extended Lafferty Family at Palms Country Club in Manila prepping for New Years 2017
Hitting a few sets of bicep curls before heading out to see Bangkok. Not too bad for 50+!
James with Carol, Kristen, and Kenji Lafferty on a short vacation in Cebu, Philippines
James, Carol, Kristen, Kenji Lafferty and Rizal Hoxha at Universal Studios, Sentosa Island, Singapore.
James and the "apple of his eye", his son Kenji, who he adopted in the Philippines
Carol Lafferty with step-granddaughter Chloe Lafferty. What a sweetheart!
James and Carol Lafferty in Petra, in front of the Treasury, a scene immortalized in "Raiders of the Lost Ark".
The Lafferty's and Chan's meeting up in Orlando with Sarah and Woody Mason and family. Sarah is James' great-niece. A wonderful family!
James and Carol Lafferty on a summer run through the streets of Paris--James' fave city!
James at an emotional visit to the Boston Marathon memorial shortly after the tragic bombing attack. James ran Boston Marathon in 2007 and has deep affection for the city and the race.
James with sons JP and Kenji, fishing from the dock of their home in Marathon, Florida
Christmas 2016 in the Florida Keys, with the Chan and Lafferty Families dining in Jimmy Buffet's restaurant in Key West.
James always liked big dogs. But how he is a convert to small because of Yorkie "Cali", a wonderful dog he and Carol adopted in 2017. Cali is definitely part of the family!
James and Brother-in-law Kevin Chan on camels at the ancient city of Petra, Jordan
James and 3 of his children: Kristen, Morgan, and JP at the Olympic Stadium in Beijing just before watching Usain Bolt win the men's 200 meters gold medal. Any guesses which country the kids were rooting for?
Dubai is the city of wonders! James and Carol enjoying an afternoon of snow skiing in the world's largest indoor ski center!
The Lafferty family: Kristen (center) with her father, STAR Lifestyle columnist James Lafferty, and stepmom Carol
James enjoying some lap swimming at the world-famous Burj Al-Arab Hotel. 7 stars! And it really is 7 stars!
James and Carol Lafferty, just married! The traditional Thai way, in Koh Samui, Thailand
James on a run through the streets of Amman, Jordan and happening upon the Ancient Roman Ampitheatre!
James and Carol Lafferty at the 2016 BAT Philippines Christmas party.
Just after the wedding ceremony, strolling the beach in Koh Samui. Thailand!
James with his first grandchild, Joss Lafferty. in Cincinnati, Ohio
A camel sneaking into the picture, in front of the treasury in Petra, Jordan.
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