Orlando, Fla. – Atlanta-based Midtown Consulting Group (MCG) is expanding to Central Florida and has named Karl Nebel Director of the company’s Florida Region, the company announced this week. Nebel, a former Vice President with North Highland, will be responsible for leading the company’s growth and expansion strategy beginning in Orlando and covering Tampa, Jacksonville and South Florida.
Karl’s experience in strategic development and facilitating complex initiatives for his clients across the country creates the right balance for launching MCG’s business platforms in the competitive landscape. Nebel spent more than 15 years with North Highland, establishing their business in multiple markets.
Jeff Elam, Managing Director and National Markets Lead, “Karl will greatly accelerate our growth in the Florida region. His strong relationships, personal character and community involvement will establish MCG as a fresh alternative for our new Florida customer base.”
“I came to MCG because of its business culture, smart growth and flexibility which create an opportunity to grow an already healthy company through the use of creative thinking and good old-fashioned hard work,” Karl said. “There’s an art to doing business well and MCG is all about leveraging strengths and innovations so I envision a great future here.”
Before transitioning into the consulting field, Karl progressed through leadership positions at Lockheed Martin, Walt Disney World, Orlando Health and Florida Hospital, helping each company modernize technology and operations.
Locally, he is recognized as the driving force behind the formation of bioOrlando, the life sciences community in Orlando, providing ideation and facilitation of the group’s creation.
Karl is also active in the Central Florida community, serving on boards for the Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission, Florida Hospital’s Children’s Hospital and is board chair at A Gift For Teaching. He has led in-kind and pro-bono efforts at many other non-profits in Orlando as well.
Karl holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Computer and Information Sciences from the University of Florida and an MBA from the University of Central Florida.
“If you love the work you do, and your focus is on the success of others, then there really isn’t anything more invigorating and challenging than launching a new business that leverages the best of fast growing company to help your friends and their companies prosper,” Karl states. “I welcome this new adventure.”