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1Rivet Promotes Krishna Nair to Chief Technology Officer

RESTON, VA, Dec. 31, 2016 – 1Rivet, a northern Virginia consulting firm specializing in strategic information technology consulting, outsourced services and talent acquisition, has promoted Krishna Nair to Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

The promotion acknowledges Nair’s dedication to mentoring and building highly efficient teams to propel 1Rivet’s technological strategy, both in the United States and in India.

“As we’ve grown our global presence, our technology base has become the foundation of our core divisions and client services,” said Nair. “Expanding our technological direction is essential.”

In his 14 years working at the intersection of audience and technology, Nair has lead large-scale integrations of systems and data, managed content across omni-channel platforms and worked with some of the best-known brands including Nike, Western Union, Verizon, Sprint, ADT and Harvard University. His global leadership experience driving technology excellence grew from his love of design and development challenges. Before joining 1Rivet, Krishna was a senior technology manager at SapientNitro and a senior technology delivery manager at Fannie Mae.

“Krishna’s technological expertise is a vital asset to our team. His dedication has contributed to 1Rivet’s substantial growth in the past year,” said 1Rivet CEO Eric Middleton.

Nair holds an honors bachelor’s degree in mathematics and an MBA in information technology from Symbiosis International University, India. He lives in Ashburn, Virginia, with his wife, son and dog.

About 1Rivet

1Rivet is a top-ranked, award-winning IT consulting firm known for its unique, cost-effective IT tools and tactics that resolve global public- and private-sector business challenges. 1Rivet provides thought leadership, innovation and tactical delivery in IT M&A, Cloud and Application custom strategy development and deployment, advanced analytics, AI and data visualization.

Working from offices in Washington, D.C., New York, Toronto and Valsad, India, the company’s three core divisions offer:

Strategic Consulting

IT mergers, acquisitions and integrations; cloud-based innovations including machine learning, AI and IOT; application design and implementation; data visualization and analytics; delivery management and customer experience.

Talent Acquisition

Supporting our customer base ecosystem with strategic hires, contract-to-hires and scalable workforce solutions.

Strategic Outsourcing

Development and testing, project management, customer service, IT help desk, mail room, shipping and receiving, executive administrative support, reception, concierge, hospitality supply services, facilities, managed ED print services, imaging and records management, audio visual and conference room management.


To ensure its clients have access to the latest technology innovations and methodologies, 1Rivet creates cost-effective, inventive, pre-built frameworks and accelerators in its Valsad, India-based 1Lab.

1Lab’s research and development activities include proof of concepts for new technologies and crafting frameworks to ensure faster project deliveries, improve code quality and implement standardization, as well as research to introduce new tools and processes into 1Rivet’s DevOps toolchain.

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