Brian Epley to Lead North Highland's Public Sector Services in the Commonwealth of Virginia

February 25, 2014

North Highland, a global consulting company, announced today that Brian Epley has joined the company as the public sector lead for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Epley will leverage over 17 years of experience leading complex business transformation, technical program operations, and service delivery in State and Federal government and the private sector.

"Brian brings broad expertise and leadership in the public sector arena and will be instrumental in supporting our services and developing our business strategy in the Commonwealth," said Rob Szumowski, vice president and local office leader for the Richmond Office. "In addition, his long-standing involvement in the Richmond community is a great addition to our culture of local service and commitment."

Prior to joining North Highland, Epley served in various leadership roles managing the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) and Northrop Grumman IT Infrastructure Partnership (ITP), a $2 billion transformation program to modernize Virginia's information technology infrastructure.

Epley earned a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems and a Masters of Business Administration in International Business from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). He currently serves on the Virginia State University IT Advisory Council and Board of Directors for the VCU Business Society.

About North Highland

North Highland is a global management consulting firm known for helping clients solve their most complex challenges related to customer experience, transformation, performance improvement, and technology and digital. We add value and support our clients across the full spectrum of consulting, from strategy through delivery. We bring the big ideas, then we make them real. North Highland is an employee-owned firm, headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., with more than 3,000 consultants worldwide and 60+ offices around the globe, and has been named as a “Best Firm to Work For” every year since 2007 by Consulting Magazine. The firm is a member of Cordence Worldwide (, a global management consulting alliance. For more information, visit and connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook

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