“Peter has an excellent range of knowledge and experience which make him a great fit to lead MEP’s business development, capture and proposal teams,” MEP CEO Chris Taylor said.
Columbus, OH (PRWEB) April 7, 2010
Mission Essential Personnel, LLC (MEP) announced today that Peter Bloom, former consultant and strategic advisor to MEP’s CEO, has been named the company’s Senior Vice President for Global Growth.
In this role, Mr. Bloom will oversee the identification and pursuit of strategic business opportunities, working with company leadership to establish strategic direction and developing short and long-range plans to meet all corporate growth goals.
“Peter has an excellent range of knowledge and experience which make him a great fit to lead MEP’s business development, capture and proposal teams,” MEP CEO Chris Taylor said. “His impact on MEP’s strategy for growth and diversification has already been significant, and he’ll be key to implementing that strategy.”
Mr. Bloom has more than 27 years of professional experience in executive management, line management and management consulting. He is a seasoned entrepreneur who has built and led numerous technology businesses and teams in the U.S. and Europe. For more than two decades in the private sector, he has worked for premier global aerospace, defense, high-tech, automotive, medical and management consulting firms. In a variety of executive business roles, he has assessed operational and market challenges and mapped out practical strategies for success.
Mr. Bloom has extensive consulting experience, as a trusted advisor to CEOs, senior government officials, and senior management in the U.S. and Europe, working with leading companies in Business Development, Capture Management, Proposal Management, Program Management, Change Management, Organization Effectiveness, IT strategies and sales force effectiveness. He has helped numerous companies build compelling value propositions for talent, to accomplish merger integration goals and to implement growth strategies.
Most recently, Mr. Bloom served as a Business Development and Capture consultant for leading defense contractors including General Dynamics, Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin. He served six years as a Surface Warfare Officer with the U.S. Navy. He earned an MBA from Marymount University and a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
MEP is the leading provider of translators and cultural advisors to the U.S. Department of Defense in Afghanistan, as well as in Africa, Asia and Europe. MEP also provides intelligence support and training & technical services to the military, intelligence community and development organizations.