The skier, also a football player at the University of Colorado, finished sixth in moguls at the 2006 Olympics and ninth in 2002. He also picked up 11 World Cup wins and two World Cup titles.

Following his career on the slopes, Bloom had a brief career in the NFL. While playing for the Philadelphia Eagles, Bloom completed a business entrepreneurship program at Wharton Business School, which sparked his interest in owning his own company.

In 2008, he established the nonprofit organization Wish of a Lifetime, which grants wishes to senior citizens over the age of 80. The following year, he launched, a health portal creating a dialogue between medical experts and ordinary people throughout the world, and in 2010, he co-founded Integrate, a performance marketing technology and solutions provider that enables advertisers to plan, execute, track, analyze and optimize their multichannel marketing strategy.