Peter J. Groenendaal’s business experience includes forty plus years of unique approaches to business development. He began his professional career with General Motors as a systems analyst, evaluating its northeast region dealer network. He helped owners optimize operations, marketing, business development, and technology systems that improved their efficiency, lowered costs, and stimulated new customer relationships. He also worked as claims analyst for General Motors that streamlined the information workflow and decision resolution process.
After more than 12 years with General Motors he started his own company, Automotive Dealer Consulting, and continued to provide guidance to the GM dealer network throughout the northeast. Peter went on to start ADCON Engineering, with a focus on data centers for Fortune 100 companies, design build projects, and uninterrupted power supply (UPS) systems. Meanwhile, he purchased Advantage Mortgage, Inc., and launched Advantage Commercial Mortgage. He became the first licensed NJ mortgage banker receiving formal recognition by the NJ State Agency for homeowners with troubled mortgages.
He started ARCC Energy Group in 2012 with expertise as a project engineer, custom design-builder, real estate developer, and owners representative. ARCC management’s collective know-how includes townhouses, condos, single family residences, gentleman horse farms, and construction management services for both commercial and industrial project development. The combined experience of ARCC partners brings over half a century of expertise in business development in the fields of real estate development (commercial and industrial buildings), design built projects, modular housing, financial consulting, marketing, budgeting and business expansions.
He graduated from the GM Institute, and continued his studies at Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ, and Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ.