SkillStorm has hired Bill Peppler as the Associate Vice President for the Southeast region. With more than 12 years in the Information Technology and Financial staffing and consulting industries, he is responsible for overseeing operations and developing additional new markets in the Southeast.
“Bill brings with him an excellent amount of experience and expertise, which will help SkillStorm better serve our customers and help continue our success,” said SkillStorm Managing Partner John Mahony. “We are very pleased to have him join our team.”
Most recently, Peppler served as the Regional Manager for an international professional staffing and consulting firm. In this role, he oversaw the entire Central Florida Consulting Services division. Peppler also previously served as the Division Director for an international staffing and recruiting firm where he launched offices in Orlando, San Diego and Seattle. He also facilitated recruiter-focused selling training and mentored several division directors and branch managers.
Peppler has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Central Florida and a Master’s degree in business management from Troy State University. He is an active member of the UCF Alumni Association, the UCF Golden Knights Association and sits on the board of directors for the UCF Foundation Annual Fund.
Peppler is a member of the ITT advisory board, the Winter Park Tech advisory board, the Help Desk Institute and the Central Florida Technology Incubator Initiative. He is also an active member of the Central Florida Internal Association of Microsoft Certified Partners.
SkillStorm has received many highly regarded national and state awards. Most recently, SkillStorm was named 2009 Business of the Year and one of the 2009 Best Places to Work by the South Florida Business Journal, making this the second year in a row the company has received this honor. SkillStorm also won Orlando Business Journal’s 2008 Outstanding Small Business Award, received the San Diego Better Business Bureau (BBB) 2008 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, ranked #2 on Charlotte Business Journal’s Largest Contingency Executive Search Firms List for 2008 and ranked # 2 on San Diego Daily Transcript’s Staffing Firms List for 2008. Other accolades include being named one of the 2007 Best Places to Work in Central Florida by the Orlando Business Journal, being awarded the 2006 Governor’s Entrepreneurship Award in Florida’s Mega Market, winning South Florida Business Journal's 2006 Technology Award in the Professional Services Category and ranking as the 13th Fastest Growing New Company in America in 2006 on Entrepreneur Magazine and PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Hot 100 List.
SkillStorm (skillstorm.com) provides diversified technical services to various organizations nationwide. The company specializes in Information Technology, Engineering and Project Management consulting, outsourcing and staff augmentation solutions. SkillStorm has an impressive client list, which includes many elite Fortune 500 companies.
SkillStorm has 14 offices throughout the United States, with corporate.