ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ASI Government (ASI), public sector consultants specializing in performance management solutions, announced the appointment of John Lawler to its Board of Directors.
A proven transformational growth leader and CEO, Mr. Lawler has significant experience scaling companies in the US and globally in the business services, information services, risk management, marketing services, publishing, software, and internet markets. His considerable experience crosses multiple verticals, including legal, education, corporate, government and professional services.
Mr. Lawler's broad areas of specialization include a particular focus on information driven businesses. He is currently CEO and Founder of Arrow Advisory, LLC where he provides strategic advisory services surrounding growth and transformation initiatives for information services companies. Most recently, Mr. Lawler was President and CEO of Triumph Learning where he drove the transformation of the business from print to digital.
Previously, Mr. Lawler had distinguished careers with LexisNexis and Dun & Bradstreet. As CEO at LexisNexis/Martindale-Hubbell, Mr. Lawler led the transformation of the company from a print business to a high-growth, web-based marketing services company. Concurrent with his position as CEO, he also served as Managing Director, Emerging Markets where he established a new division to propel the company into new growth markets through M&A and investment in new products. At D&B, Mr. Lawler led numerous growth initiatives, including geographic expansion in Asia/Pacific, software partnerships, and the company's original product developments on the web.
Commented Anne Reed, ASI President and CEO: "We are delighted to welcome John to our Board. His diverse background and deep expertise in information services will provide a fresh and uniquely informed perspective as we continue to expand our Knowledge and Learning Products practice and offerings. In addition, his significant experience scaling businesses and driving cultural change will prove a valuable asset as we continue to evolve to best serve the acquisition, program management and organizational performance needs of our federal clients."
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Lawler said: "I'm excited to be associated with a company having such a strong reputation as a trusted advisor to the federal government. ASI has already experienced impressive growth. I'm excited to be a part of the company's continued transformation and help position it to take advantage of new growth opportunities."
ASI Government (formerly Acquisition Solutions Inc.) is a leader in performance-based management for the public sector. ASI specializes in acquisition and management solutions, including portfolio and program management. The firm's services include research, consulting, training and tools. ASI's consultants are trained to address tough program and acquisition challenges, and they have a history of delivering results. The company's Virtual Acquisition Office™ is used daily by nearly 8,000 federal acquisition professionals as a center for knowledge, resources and tools. www.asigovernment.com.
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