Paul Bloom

Academic Background:

Ph.D., Marketing, Northwestern University

M.B.A., Finance, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

B.S., Business, Lehigh University

Professional Background:

Adjunct Professor of Social Entrepreneurship and Marketing, Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE), Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business (2006-2013). CASE Faculty Director, 2007-2012. Continuing as Senior Fellow.

Professor of Marketing, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina (1984-2006)

Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing, University of Maryland (1974-1984)

Coaching Background:

USA Triathlon Level I Certified Coach and Certified Youth and Junior Coach (2013 to present)

Assistant Coach of the Duke University Triathlon Club (2013 to present)

Assistant Coach of the Thundercats Youth Triathlon Team, Chapel Hill, NC (2012 to present)

Director of the Tri4Ever Youth Triathlon Clinic in Martha’s Vineyard, MA (July, 2014 to present)

Athletic Background:

Ironman Silver All World Athlete, 2016 and Ironman Bronze All World Athlete, 2014 and 2017

USA Triathlon Honorable Mention All-American in Triathlon, 2012, and Duathlon, 2012

Member of Team USA for the World Championships in:

Olympic-Distance Triathlon – 2006, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2018

Sprint-Distance Triathlon – 2010, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018

Long-Course Triathlon – 2007

Standard-Distance Duathlon – 2005, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015

Sprint-Distance Duathlon – 2016

Member of the the USA Triathlon Century Club (completed over 100 triathlons)

Completed 22 half-ironman races and 16 marathons, including qualifying for and finishing the Boston Marathon five times and finishing 3rd place in Age Group at the USA Triathlon Long-Course Nationals in 2013

Male Runner of the Year, Carolina Godiva Track Club, 2002