RESTON, VA, APRIL 17 – Empower AI (formerly NCI Information Systems), a leading provider of advanced information technology solutions and professional services to U.S. government agencies, today announced the appointment of Paul Harrington as Chief Growth Officer. Harrington is a distinguished executive with over three decades of experience leading growth-focused organizations in both the government services and private technology sectors. He joins Empower AI to accelerate growth with a strong focus on innovation.
“Paul has an unrivaled track record of building and leading highly successful growth organizations,” said Jeff Bohling, CEO of Empower AI. “Growth is a critical focus of Empower AI, and I could not be happier to have Paul leading the charge. His leadership, enthusiasm, and knowledge of our nation’s challenges will be transformative for our company. I am excited Paul will be part of the next chapter of Empower AI’s history.”
A former Partner at McKinsey & Company, Harrington built and led the Global Public and Social Sector Practice Go-to-Market (GTM) team, spanning 23 countries. In addition to his client development leadership, Harrington has served Fortune 50 private sector and large government clients in areas such as growth strategy, government procurement, organization, and digital modernization. Before McKinsey, Harrington held multiple leadership roles throughout the government services sector, including General Dynamics Information Technology, Vangent, CGI Federal, and SRA International, as well as in private sector technology roles that included Johnson & Johnson, Ariba (now part of SAP), and Andersen Consulting (now Accenture). Harrington is also a former U.S. Army officer.
“I am excited to join Empower AI at this critical time for both the company and the industry at large,” Harrington said. “Empower AI has carved out an important place for its AI-enabled, mission-enhancing services and solutions in the public sector. The vision of Empower AI, to help empower an exponentially more creative, productive, and effective government workforce, is a passion throughout my career and one that is necessary to help ensure America’s missions are met. I am confident in our growth potential and the opportunity to unlock the promise of artificial intelligence across the public sector.”
About Empower AI
Empower AI is AI for government. Empower AI gives federal agency leaders the tools to elevate the potential of their workforce with a direct path for meaningful transformation. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Empower AI leverages three decades of mission experience solving complex challenges in Health, Defense, and Civilian missions. Its proven Empower AI Platform® provides a practical, sustainable path for clients to achieve transformation that is true to who they are, what they do, and how they work, with the resources they have. The result is a government workforce that is exponentially more creative and productive. For more information visit www.empower.ai.