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Jared Peranio

Proposal Support Specialist

What is your title at Synergy, and can you give us a gist of your responsibilities?

I am a Proposal Support Specialist at Synergy. In this role, I assist in all aspects of the proposal development process and ensure all proposals are compliant. Besides this, I support the Business Development team and look for new and innovative opportunities for Synergy to grow as a company.

What is one random fact about you?

Jared Peranio stands smiling in a gray suit holding his Shiba Inu dog.
Jared and his Shiba Inu, Oniko Maraj Prada.

I have 4-year-old Shiba Inu named Oniko Maraj Prada. He pretty much runs the household and does whatever he wants.

If you could go to any time period, what time would you pick and why?

I would go back to the 70s for the fashion. That particular decade is fascinating to me because it continues to influence fashion even to this day.

What is your favorite food/dish?

My favorite food or dish is anything Mediterranean. Zaytinya and Agora are my go-to spots for Mediterranean cuisine in Washington, D.C.

What is an ability you wish you had?

I wish I had the ability to read minds. Everything would run a lot more smoothly for me if I were able to perceive what others were thinking.

What kind of music do you listen to?

I tend to listen mostly to R&B music. Some of my favorites from this genre are SZA, Jazmine Sullivan, Beyonce, Ari Lennox, and Mariah Carey.

What have you gained from working at Synergy?

Since starting at Synergy last June, I have sharpened my skills and knowledge surrounding the proposal and government contracting process. Synergy has also immersed me in the Business Development field and provided a very well-rounded experience thus far. I look forward to continuing to grow and learn with the company!