Decorated veteran brings additional military expertise to new business division.
NORMAN, Okla. – -(Ammoland.com)- Blue Heron Consulting, a newly formed business division of Blue Heron Communications, announces the hiring of William “Mitch” Mitchell to the post of regional manager.
In his new role, Mitchell, who will be headquartered in Columbus, Ga., will manage the building and maintaining of relationships with select law enforcement and military units along the East Coast, reporting directly to Blue Heron Consulting President, Steve Denny.
Prior to joining Blue Heron Consulting, Mitchell most recently worked for Zelosport as a project manager and was directly involved with the company’s launch, product development, marketing, and investor relations. Mitchell’s entrance into the private sector came on the heels of his 23-year career in the U.S. Army, from which he retired as a Command Sergeant Major.
A native of Hattiesburg, Miss., Mitchell left the service as a veteran of five combat operations and was the recipient of a host of commendations, including two Bronze Stars, the Legion of Merit, four Meritorious Service medals and many others. Mitchell’s extensive military training included U.S. Army Ranger, Airborne, Pathfinder and Air Assault schools plus many other specialized courses.
“Mitch brings with him an impeccable record of service to our country and a wealth of knowledge and expertise that will allow him to connect with military and law enforcement units in a way that few people could,” said Blue Heron Communications President and Founder, Gary Giudice. “He’s a savvy marketer with a tremendous amount of leadership experience that has delivered results in every post he’s occupied. We’re excited to have him on our team.”
Established in 1987, Blue Heron Communications is an all-purpose marketing communications agency specializing in the outdoor recreation industry. Headquartered in Norman, Okla., Blue Heron’s mission is to provide results-driven service and strategies to fulfill the needs of its national and international clients while providing prompt and accurate information to today’s journalists. In 2012, Blue Heron Communications formally expanded the company’s service offerings with the launch of Blue Heron Consulting, whose primary focus is working to strengthen brand relationships with select customer bases inside the law enforcement, tactical and military markets.