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CGI and Governor Northam Announce Expansion in Richmond

Company completes renovation at downtown office with plans to add 40 jobs

Fairfax, Virginia, September 13, 2018 -  

CGI (NYSE: GIB) (TSX: GIB.A) today announced the grand re-opening of its location in Richmond, Virginia, where the company has completed a $1 million office renovation and plans to add 40 new, well-paid technology jobs in the coming year. Governor Ralph Northam joined Richmond community leaders and CGI executives and employees on Tuesday for a ribbon-cutting at CGI’s East Main Street office, celebrating an expansion that builds on a partnership with Virginia spanning more than 40 years.

CGI has partnered with the Commonwealth on local accomplishments including the implementation of eVA, an award-winning IT system that runs the Commonwealth’s enterprise procurement program. From Richmond, CGI’s talented professionals also serve the region’s human services and child welfare agencies, and maintain client engagements with organizations in the financial services and utilities industries. With its U.S. company head office in Northern Virginia and 4,200 employees statewide, CGI has made numerous investments in the region, including a state-of-the-art onshore IT services delivery center in Lebanon, Virginia.

“We are excited about the opportunity to bring new jobs to Richmond,” said Lynne Bushey, Senior Vice-President, U.S. Mid-Atlantic operations at CGI. “With growing companies, an outstanding workforce, and innovative government partners, Virginia continues to be a great location for the type of investment that will benefit our clients, employees and the communities they serve.”

About CGI 

Founded in 1976, CGI is among the largest independent IT and business consulting services firm in the world. With 74,000 professionals across the globe, CGI delivers an end-to-end portfolio of capabilities, from IT and business consulting to systems integration, outsourcing services and intellectual property solutions. CGI works with clients through a local relationship model complemented by a global delivery network that helps clients digitally transform their organizations and accelerate results. With annual revenue of C$10.8 billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB). Learn more at cgi.com.

For more information:

Media
Alison Hallett
Vice-President, U.S. Communications
alison.hallett@cgi.com
703-267-5915