Greater Washington, DC Area
Loughran is currently the Founder and CEO of Quantum Partners, Inc. He has extensive experience serving as a CEO, as well as working closely with CEOs in diverse industries to help them develop solutions to strategic issues facing their companies. Prior business experience includes serving as the CEO of two e-learning companies – Global Learning Systems, with operations in the US and Europe; and Capital Edge Learning, an e-learning content development company; CEO of VisionQuest Solutions-a management consulting company; Treasurer of MedStar, a major DC based hospital system, VP Finance of NVR development, the land development subsidiary of NVR, one the largest homebuilding companies in the US; Executive Consultant to the CEO of the Fortress Group, a roll-up of 12 homebuilding companies across the US; VP Finance for Cricket Technologies, an e-discovery company; and CFO of CorpServ International, a global management consulting firm. Loughran also has extensive banking experience having served as a Senior Vice President with Union Bank and Trust (formerly Xenith Bank), and as a Vice President with Access National Bank, Maryland National Bank, Wells Fargo and PNC Bank as a commercial lender and banker serving the middle market in the Washington, DC and Pittsburgh areas. Areas of expertise in banking include revolving lines of credit, term loans, mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations, owner liquidity events. Industries covered included government contracting, technology, life sciences and light manufacturing. Loughran is also the Chairman of the Board of Orchestra 2100, Inc. (www.orchestra2100.org), a not-for-profit orchestra based in Reston, Virginia. He is a graduate of the US Naval Academy with a BS in Economics and a former Marine Corps Officer.