2022 Commencement Speaker: Dr. Jose Perez
Dr. Jose Perez to Deliver Commencement Address at Bay State College’s 76th Graduation Ceremony.
Dr. Jose Perez is an experienced entrepreneur with over 15 years of experience in business creation and strategy. Currently the Co-owner of DPV transportation Worldwide, Rami & Sons Plumbing, Roads Consulting Group & WeReach Organization.
Dr. Perez has been awarded over 200 million dollars in corporate bids and opened support satellite offices in Medellin, Colombia, New York, Connecticut, and New Hampshire. In addition, DPV Transportation has been awarded best places to work by Boston Globe for two years consecutive 2020 & 2021. Dr. Perez was the winner of the best pivot award by the Greater New England Minority Council for the most innovative and best pivot during the pandemic. His company transitioned passenger buses to mobile vaccination units, which helped major New England communities in massive vaccination efforts.
Dr. Perez is the founder of Roads Consulting Group a Business Strategy consulting minority-owned firm that specializes in disadvantaged communities and businesses. Through his firm, he has been able to help hundreds of businesses in beating the gap of inequality. Currently leading efforts of technical assistance with governmental agencies and private companies who are in a moment of distress due to unexpected economic changes.
Today, Dr. Perez teaches at Bay State College, serves as a board member of Dorchester Bay Economic Development, leads WeReach Inc, a local nonprofit that focuses on workforce development, and oversees a few personal business/ investments. Dr. Perez is a devoted member of the community who truly enjoys helping business owners achieve their path to success by providing life and academic experiences that once he lived through and endure.