Jim McCarthy, the highly respected host and moderator of The Bridge, has 30+ years of experience and leadership—first on Capitol Hill, then as founder of Key Solutions, a leading government contract consulting firm which has helped clients win over $150 billion dollars in government contracts. Jim was also the host of Government Contracting Weekly.
Allan Horlick is the Executive Producer of The Bridge and a lifelong broadcasting executive. He served as the President of CNBC and NBC Europe, as well as President and General Manager of both NBC4 and WUSA/CBS. Allan previously was the EP of Government Contracting Weekly as well as This Week in Defense News, Platts Energy Week, BioCentury TV, and Bloomberg Government.
Valerie Berman is the show’s Director of Guest Relations where she assists in guest selection and coordinates all aspect of their appearance on The Bridge.
Anna Davalos is the show’s producer and the Founder of Alejo Media. Anna brings years of experience as a news producer for both NBC News and NBC4.
Patrick Garrettson is the show’s Research Manager and also oversees the management of TheBridgeOnTV.com.
Laura Whaling is the show’s Production Assistant helping in variety of endeavors as well as creating weekly graphics.
Subject Matter Experts
Greg McCarthy, CEO of AOC Key Solutions, Inc. – Government Contracting
Michael Fischetti Executive Director, NCMA – Contract Management and Procurement
James Satterfield, President of Firestorm – Crisis Management
Marc Pearl President & CEO Homeland Security & Defense Business Council – Homeland Security
Christopher T. Cushing, Managing Director of Nelson Mullins Public Strategies –Government Relations