ERT today announced the appointment of Goodwin Ting as Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Mr. Ting will focus on the integration of operations and value-added client solutions, directing the company’s operational business unit Vice Presidents to ensure the highest level of contract performance and continued business unit growth.
Mr. Ting has more than 15 years of experience developing strategies and leading business growth and operations at an executive level, from small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) to large corporate divisions with over $1 Billion in annual revenues. He brings a solution-oriented approach to partnering with customers that is based on his 25+ years of experience in designing, developing, implementing, and integrating technical solutions for U.S. federal and state government agencies and international public sector clients in the defense, public healthcare, social services, law enforcement, and public transportation sectors. Mr. Ting’s expertise resides in the application of best practices in enterprise architecture, systems engineering, application development, data analytics, information technology operations, and information security to optimize technical solutions for customers’ mission and business objectives.
Mr. Ting returned to ERT on February 1, 2019 after more than two years as both the COO for an SMB and President of their Joint Venture company, where he improved operational performance on contracts, extended the partner ecosystem, and expanded into new markets including the FBI. During his previous tenure at ERT, Mr. Ting served as the organization’s Chief Technology Officer. In this role, he contributed to the implementation of operational enhancements on major NOAA programs, expanding ERT’s industry certifications, and co-leading various business development efforts. Prior to ERT, Mr. Ting served in various senior business management and technical leadership roles for both small and large businesses, including Sun Microsystems and Eastman Kodak.
Mr. Ting earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Johns Hopkins University, and both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and the Rochester Institute of Technology, respectively.
ERT CEO Dr. Jingli Yang noted, “I am delighted to welcome Goodwin back as a member of ERT’s executive team. He is not only a proven asset to our organization, he is also one of the most well-liked and respected individuals that I’ve had the pleasure of working with in recent years.”