THE WESTANT GROUP NAMES
NEW PRESIDENT, CEO
Peter J. Gregory appointed as President and CEO
White Plains, N.Y. – September 27, 2012 – The Westant Group Inc., a newly formed international management and marketing firm, has announced the appointment of Peter J. Gregory as President and CEO.
Gregory will lead The Westant Group, Inc. in accelerating offshore companies seeking to enter North American markets. Gregory will guide client firms through Westant’s company-launch system based on fast-tracking methods that reduce cost and shorten time to market.
“Peter is a terrific asset to Westant, given his extensive international business network, venture capital and business development experience,” said Dennis B. Kremer., Chairman of The Westant Group. “The directors of the Westant board are confident that Peter will lead the company to great levels of success.”
A venture business expert, Gregory has provided his expertise as a seasoned business leader to CEO’s, presidents, and business owners across the nation for more than 25 years. He has extensively coached CEO’s in the art of raising capital, having engaged dozens of client companies over the last twelve years, advising and implementing methods of improving capital and marketing position.
Gregory leaves the Managing Director position at the Orange County NY Business Accelerator which he propelled to state-wide recognition during his three-year tenure. Among several key successes was positioning Continental Organics, LLC for seven-figure debt financing. Prior to the Accelerator, Gregory helped guide high-growth businesses in the New York State solar economic ecosystem, engaged as a consultant by The Solar Energy Consortium. He also founded BrightGarden Strategies in 2001, a business plan and marketing strategy firm.
Gregory earned his M.B.A. with concentrations in Finance & Entrepreneurship at William E. Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester. He also holds a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology.
The Westant Group, Inc., located at XYZ in White Plains, N.Y. is a business consulting firm that reduces the cost of building market share and shortens the time it takes to develop sustainable sales. Westant develops programs for its clients using traditional marketing mixed with advanced techniques to engage prospective customers online.