CHESTERTON, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MCSI President Jim Bratsakis announced today that Mark Peterson has joined the firm as an owner/ partner and Vice President, bringing a wealth of business operations and project management expertise in a variety of environments to the MCSI consulting team. “This is a significant milestone in the growth of MCSI as a consulting company,” Bratsakis said.
“Peterson, who’s collaborated with MCSI in the past, expands our depth and reach in serving clients and helping people understand the alchemy of staffing and technology to ensure results in every mission-critical project. Peterson is always ready to roll up his sleeves, listen to clients, and solve complex problems in a simple way,” added Bratsakis.
“MCSI clients will have access to Peterson’s extensive experience, particularly with new business start-ups and overcoming operational hurdles to achieve results. We consider him a great asset to the MCSI consulting team—and to our clients—as we continue in our business growth serving clients in Northwest Indiana and nationwide.”
Peterson: A Career Snapshot
Peterson’s business leadership experience spans more than 30 years and includes roles in business start-ups, strategic positioning and planning, leadership through change, and profitability improvements. He led the successful startup and development of Superior Design-Build, LLC , the construction management division of S\TEC Corporation. . He has also served as VP Engineering for Superior Engineering, LLC, where he managed complex workflow and manpower issues spawned by the economic downturn. Based on his accomplishments, he was named Vice President of Engineering and Transition Manager by the corporate parent of Superior Engineering.
Most recently, Peterson served as CEO of S\TEC Corporation, Inc., the parent company of Superior Design Build and Superior Engineering an ENR Top 500 company where his strategic accomplishments achieved measurable bottom-line benefits on corporate planning, business organization, and profitability.
Peterson has also held multiple leadership positions with Inland Steel Company and has worked as an instructor with both Purdue University Calumet and the Inland Steel Apprentice Program. He is a Past Treasurer of the Northwest Indiana Business Round Table. A member of the National Society of Professional Engineers and the Association of Iron & Steel Technology. Peterson holds a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Minnesota and an MS in Management from Purdue University, Calumet Campus and is a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Indiana.
Founded in 1998, MCSI offers training, consulting, and Primavera software integration addressing project management needs for corporations in a variety of industries. The consulting team prides itself in bringing a fresh perspective to tough projects, making big problems shrink, and getting things done. They challenge clients to forget what they think they know about project management and enjoy a fresh perspective. They like to brighten clients’ bottom lines—and have fun doing it.
For more information, visit the firm’s website: www.planonmcsi.com or call 888.655.MCSI.