James Hido


James Hido is a 2003 Riverside graduate and Veteran of the United States Marine Corps, a business owner since 2009, and a marketing strategist at Cleveland.com, Ohio’s largest and most trusted news outlet.

After an honorable discharge from the Marines, James went and graduated with Honors from Cleveland State University with a Bachelors in Business Administration. During this time James started his business “VYBE Entertainment” servicing events of all magnitudes including services such as DJ & MC Services, Photobooths, Uplighting, Video Screens and Officiant Services.

After graduation James started his career in Marketing working for several large national brands before just recently accepting a new role locally in Cleveland. James serves as the acting VP of Riverside School District Alumni Association and is an acting Blue Coat Missionary for the Sub-Zero Mission.

James currently resides in Painesville Township while supporting the efforts of other local businesses in Northern Ohio all while staying true to his roots in Painesville.