Business Resiliency / Business Continuity
Disaster Recovery ~ Data Security Management & HIPAA
Consulting - Planning -Training & Software Solutions
Our Executive Staff
Francis A. Covington
Senior Executive Consultant
Business Resilience, Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery & HIPAA
John E. Barnes
Western Regional Director,
Francis A. Covington, MBA - is an accomplished professional with more than thirty-five plus years in Business and Executive Management. His background includes executive management positions in IBM, NCR, SunGard/ComDISCO Disaster Recovery Services, Seagate Technologies, and Northrop Grumman.
In the late 1980s, Francis joined SunGard Disaster Recovery Services and pioneered Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Services in the western region. During his tenure, he was involved in the Business Continuity and Planning efforts for more than three hundred major organizations in Finance, Healthcare, Manufacturing, and Government. He managed many major clients through actual disasters including the San Francisco Earthquake, and multiple hurricanes.
In developing Covington & Associates, LLC, my goal remains to bring customer service back to this industry. We are building an organization that is accountable to our clients and it is my business philosophy that we earn our clients business each and every day. We have assembled a team of professionals that all focus on you - Our Customer. To that end - we provide many services
AT-NO-CHARGE, in an effort to assist you in meeting your business goals with an eye on our firm as your partner in success."
~ Strategic Product Marketing & Management
~ New Business Development
~ Business Continuity Planning
Expertise in designing and developing modules for organizational management, disaster recovery and business continuity.
Responsible for driving sales of business resiliency and disaster recovery software portfolio and managing customer relations to maximize technology investments and accelerate company technological innovation.
Proven ability to mentor and guide cross-functional teams to actualize concepts, achieve goals, and profitably.
Possess a unique blend of hands-on technical experience and business acumen to develop and implement business models and strategic plans.
Engaged and developed strategic marketing plans for business growth opportunities. Used analytical approach to optimize marketing effectiveness to increase consumer engagement
Able to drive business growth and enable essential business processes through leveraging software and hardware technologies.
Covington & Associates, LLC (C&A) is a tenured company founded by owner, Francis A. Covington. Mr. Covington has been in the business of providing Business Resilience Solutions, Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery planning services, Technical and Consulting solutions to government and commercial organizations for over thirty years. Much of this time was spent as an executive with several Fortune 100 companies including; IBM, NCR, and Northrop Grumman.
Our Staff is made up of top Information Technology professionals (including our owner). The staff is thoroughly versed and experienced in project management, business resilience, business continuity disaster recovery, HIPAA, and information technology solutions.
C&A takes the time to learn and fully understand your organization's business objectives. This allows us to provide you with a detailed analysis of where and how C&A can increase its value to your organization. Our experienced consultants, project managers, and staff are all well versed and experienced in diversified business solutions.
C & A strives to find the best solutions for your organization. Our team has been hand-selected for integrity, ethics, thoroughness, and commitment to service, networking skills, intelligence, and competence; guaranteeing timely delivery of high-quality solutions. Our team prides themselves on meeting or exceeding your business objectives.
Our staff has been trained to act as a consultant to your organization, helping to augment your business needs with a proven track record of success. Our formula is simple; experience, knowledge, and teamwork. C&A is poised to address your unique needs with our extensive experience in providing top-level business solutions.
Based in Southern Nevada, we are currently working on professional solutions for projects that span the globe. Our network is comprised of headquarters offices located in Las Vegas, Nevada and partner offices located in key US cities.
"We are committed to Earning our clients business every day"
Francis A. Covington