Chantilly, VA (PRWEB) January 13, 2014
January 13, 2014. Bowman Consulting Group today announced that it has hired industry veteran Jim DePietro as the company’s Chief Information Officer. As CIO, Jim will focus on overseeing the company’s information technology and management information systems. Jim will also be responsible for implementing a company-wide Earned Value Management system which will improve communication between the firm’s resources and its clients with respect to project progress and cost controls. In addition, Jim will support the company’s technology infrastructure in connection with Bowman’s continuing national expansion efforts.
“Jim’s experience in our industry was compelling,” said Gary Bowman, CEO of Bowman Consulting. “Jim knows our business and he understands the challenges we face on daily basis. His experience designing and implementing innovative ways to solve them will be of great value to us and will provide measurable results for our clients. Jim’s understanding of the impact that information services can have on an engineering firm’s ability to operate efficiently will be critical as we continue to grow and expand nationally.”
“I have known Bowman for many years and I am excited to have joined the company,” added DePietro. “The leadership of Bowman is committed to investing in technology resources to improve performance and deliver unparalleled service to the firm’s clients. I am looking forward to contributing to the substantial growth that the company is committed to over the next several years.”
Mr. DePietro is the former CIO and Corporate VP for Performance Management at Greenhorne & O’Mara. In that role Mr. DePietro oversaw the company’s information technology program and was responsible for all aspects of information technology, telecommunications planning and implementation which included strategic planning, acquisition, design, installation and support of over 600 users company-wide. Mr. DePietro is a University of Scranton graduate with a B.S. degree in Computer Science, and is a Microsoft Certified Professional. He is also affiliated with the American Consulting Engineers Council national and regional IT committees.