President & Partner
Fidelity Power Systems
With over 40 years of experience, Jim Slechta is recognized as one of the top generator experts in the industry.
Jim joined Fidelity in 1982 as a generator salesman and quickly moved up the ranks, managing for more than 10 years what was then Fidelity’s Power Systems Division. As the industry expanded and larger generators were developed, Jim was instrumental in the company’s growth and in ensuring its place at the pinnacle of sales and service. In 2002 he was promoted to Vice President of Fidelity Power Systems, and in 2009 became the company’s President.
Jim steadfastly upholds his business philosophy of “Never Losing a Customer.” Under his leadership, Fidelity Power Systems has become one of the largest Kohler Generator distributors in the U.S., as well as the #1 ranked and largest US Kohler Generator Service Company.
Jim received his AA in Business Management at Anne Arundel Community College. He has continued his training and knowledge growth primarily through courses and sessions offered by Kohler Power Systems.
A self-proclaimed “motor head,” Jim has an intense passion for engines and all things motorized. His hobbies include auto racing and building race cars from modified Nissan automobiles. Jim and his team, Alien Force Racing, are multi-year PRO-Improved Touring Series IT-S Class Champions, and he is one of the top SCCA PRO-Improved Touring drivers on the East Coast.
Jim resides in Millers, MD. He has a wife and one son, who is a Captain in the US Army, based out of Fort Bliss, Texas.