Cindy Johnson Named Fortium's Northern California Practice Leader


Dallas, TX August 18, 2015 – FORTIUM PARTNERS, the world’s fastest-growing provider of IT turnaround and leadership services announced today that Cindy Johnson has been named Area Managing Partner of its Northern California practice.  Cindy became a Fortium Partner in August, 2015. A long-time IT consultant and esteemed CIO and CTO of multi-billion-dollar firms, Johnson has led more than a dozen business and/or IT strategies for marquis companies such as Hewlett Packard, LSI Logic, Husky Oil and Apple Computer, as well as 8 organizational turnarounds.

Johnson, a trusted partner/advisor to numerous brand name firms in and around the bay area, will be responsible for expanding the partner presence, growing revenue, and ensuring the highest in client value in the region.

 “As we continue our unprecedented growth in the U.S., we are serious about making available to our clients, on demand, the most talented IT leadership in the world,“ said Tim McCracken, Fortium Chairman and CEO. "We understand the bay area represents a huge portion of the market for technology leadership and this new regional practice will provide us with the opportunity for a more personal relationship with our growing client base there."
Johnson commented, “It is rare, that someone has the opportunity to recruit and lead the strongest group of large-company CIO/CTO superstars anywhere, allowing Fortium to offer a highly differentiated and sophisticated IT-leadership-for-hire value proposition.  We will be hard-pressed to find an IT challenge that any number of professionals in this group have not tackled and solved. I'm honored to work with such an esteemed group of colleagues.  I believe that the IT industry has never faced so many concurrent challenges, and Fortium is incredibly well-positioned to help its clients solve today’s IT complexities. ”

About Fortium Partners:

FORTIUM PARTNERS is an IT turnaround and technology services firm focused on providing world-class IT leadership to clients who wish to find solutions to complex IT issues or difficult-to–solve operational challenges. FORTIUM serves public and private companies across a variety of industries, placing expert project teams and operational leadership resources in technology-related roles. All FORTIUM Partners have 25 or more years of technology experience, most recently in a senior leadership role. Headquartered in Dallas, TX, Fortium Partners also operates offices in Los

Angeles; Orange County; Phoenix; Las Vegas; Atlanta, New York; Washington, D.C.; Philadelphia; Chicago; Detroit; and London, U.K.

For more information, contact: Burke Autrey / 972-827-8137 / burke.autrey@fortiumpartners.com / www.fortiumpartners.co 

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