WASHINGTON, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- JMH Group today announced Lieutenant General Paul E. Blackwell (USA, Ret.) has been named President, effective immediately. As President, General Blackwell will have responsibility for Company operations and will report directly to Peter McElroy, who himself is moving from the role of President to Chief Executive Officer.
"I am pleased to accept the opportunity to lead a great team at JMH Group in supporting the warfighter and maintaining the high level of client satisfaction the Company has experienced to-date," said Blackwell.
General Blackwell is a 31-year US Army veteran and since 2014 served as Senior Advisor to JMH Group on matters of contracting, military affairs, and solution development strategy. Under General Blackwell's guidance, JMH Group has strategically expanded its client portfolio and has improved execution across all service offerings.
Prior to joining JMH Group, General Blackwell spent 11 years with Raytheon, serving in a host of leadership positions. As Vice President of network-centric systems General Blackwell played an instrumental role in leading the development of command and control solutions for the Company, inclusive of PSDS/2, that helped drive significant topline growth and expanded Raytheon's market position. General Blackwell also founded Raytheon's Rapid Initiatives Group, a tactical business development unit, designed to rapidly and cost-effectively deliver end-user demanded solutions to market.
"Over the past two decades, LTG Blackwell has built an impressive track record of government and commercial success," said Peter McElroy, Chief Executive Officer. "Blackwell is a proven leader and brings to this position a strong reputation for rapid solution development and client objective achievement."
LTG Blackwell holds a Master of Science and honorary doctorate from Clemson University and has served as President of the Clemson University Foundation.
About JMH Group
JMH Group is a Washington, D.C. based business consulting and government affairs firm. The firm is comprised of professionals with military, federal government, management consulting, and sales backgrounds. Together with their network of advisers, JMH Group provides an independent analysis to lead and accelerate programmatic sales efforts and provide legislative support. For more information about the company, visit www.jmhconsult.com, or on LinkedIn www.linkedin.com/company/jmh-group.
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