Jim Hope is the president of Kid First Industries who appeard in the episode "Grift of the Magi" from Season 10. He worked with Lindsey Naegle. When Bart and Lisa visit Jim Hope's office, he gives them a free Funzo, a toy that Jim's organization has created chirping children with hidden cameras. Bart and Lisa like it at home, until they discover Funzo that is programmed to destroy other toys. On Christmas Eve, they steal all the Funzos in Springfield with Homer's help.
He is voiced by Tim Robbins, who also portrayed Gary Winston.
He is named after a friend of writer Tim Long, and Planet Sheen writer, Jim Hope.