Chantilly, VA (PRWEB) September 18, 2010
Mission Essential Personnel, LLC, (MEP) announced today that Robert Bogart has joined the company as Vice President for Human Resources. In this capacity, Bogart will oversee MEP's management of its most vital resource - its people - as the company continues to expand into new areas. He will be based in MEP's Chantilly, VA, office.
"Rob arrives at a perfect time to provide MEP with his wealth of professional experience," said MEP CEO Chris Taylor. "We have experienced phenomenal growth in the last few years, and a world-class human resources capability is necessary to meet our future growth. Rob's rich experience in both the public and private sector are ideal for MEP's business model in the language, intelligence support, and training & technical services markets."
Bogart has extensive experience in his field, having served in key senior human resources roles at American Capital, Gap Inc. Direct, and General Electric. He has also served as a board director at Ardea Capital Management. A Washington veteran, he has served as director of the White House Faith-based and Community Initiative at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, senior policy advisor at the Department of Commerce, and senior advisor at the Department of State. Bogart is a graduate of Cornell University and the University Of Chicago Booth Graduate School Of Business, and a former German Marshall Fund Fellow.
MEP is a global professional services company that provides and manages turnkey human-capital solutions and program support to government and corporate clients worldwide. Currently, MEP is the US government's leading provider of translators, interpreters and cultural advisors, with more than 6,000 personnel in 13 countries across the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Europe. In addition to language services, MEP provides intelligence support, training and technical services to the US Department of Defense, intelligence agencies and international development organizations. Regardless of a mission's size or complexity, MEP finds professionals with the skills to support it.