Our Employees

At Paradigm Solutions International, our greatest strength is our employees. We believe that solid employee relations and high morale are paramount in motivating employees to strive to excel in their personal goals and job performance.

We have earned the loyalty of our employees through our profound commitment to:

  • Upward mobility
  • Professional development
  • Empowerment and ownership
  • A progressive work environment
  • Excellent compensation and reward programs
  • A corporate culture fostered by integrity and respect
  • Dynamic leadership and strong management practices

Our success is predicated on our ability to dedicate the highest level of talent and service to meet the needs and goals of our clients. We have a recruitment department that understands each client’s needs and environment, ensuring optimal selection of qualified staff. Our comprehensive recruitment process entails a thorough screening of candidates for required character attributes and technical qualifications.

Paradigm Solutions International employees continually strengthen their knowledge and capabilities through Company intiatives that highly endorse participation in industry certification programs and continuing education as noted by Our Credentials. What this means to our clients is the knowledge that they are working with a stable and extremely competent and experienced team of dedicated individuals.

Executive Team

Our visionary leadership is demonstrated by the strong management practices, committed hands-on management, high corporate visibility, and open communication with the core Executive Management Team:

Raymond A. Huger, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Huger has more than 35 years of experience in information technology, business management and technical support services.  He established Paradigm Solutions (now a CACI company) in 1991 following a very successful 25 year career and early retirement from IBM. He was a former IBM Area Staff Director and a Regional Manager responsible for multiple IBM Branch Office operations that generated over $500 million in annual sales and services revenue.  As an entrepreneur, he grew the Paradigm Solutions information technology business from a start-up company, to over $60 million in annual sales.  He took the company public in 2004 as Paradigm Holdings Inc. (PDHO) and later sold the company to CACI a multi-billion dollar government contractor.  Paradigm Solutions International, Inc., a former subsidiary of Paradigm Holdings, has become a leading provider of world-class Business Continuity Management software and consulting services.  The flagship offering, “OpsPlanner” is a cost-effective, easy to use emergency planning tool being used by many commercial enterprises and government organizations to prevent, prepare for, successfully manage and recover from any type of disaster or business disruption.  Mr. Huger received a Bachelor’s Degree (BA) from Bernard Baruch College and a Master’s Degree (MBA) from Fordham University.


Russell E. Blackwell, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Blackwell has more than 30 years of technical industry experience that consists of managing data center operations, software engineering groups, network operations, customer service and sales support teams, solutions engineering, and program/project management groups. During his career he has held several key executive level positions in various companies including RCA Global Communications, British Telecom NA, Microlog Corporation, GRC International, and MCI Worldcom where he led the enterprise wide Y2K business continuity program. Mr. Blackwell joined Paradigm Solutions as an independent consultant in 2003 and upon the company’s reorganization in 2004, took on the position of Vice President of Products and Services for the business continuity segment of the business. In this role he has been very instrumental in the development of the OpsPlanner software tool, and in advancing the business continuity consulting services practice. Mr. Blackwell attended the City College of New York School of Engineering, Pace University, and he is also a Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP) and a Member of the Business Continuity Institute (MBCI).

Our Credentials

Our Staff members are recognized by the following:

  •  Disaster Recovery Institute International:
    • Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP)
    • Certified Business Continuity Vendor (CBCV)
  • Business Continuity Institute:
    • Member Business Continuity Institute (MBCI)
  • Microsoft®:
    • Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD)
    • Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
    • Microsoft Certified Professional
  • American Society for Quality:
    • Certified Software Quality Engineering (CSQE)

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For more information about our products and services please contact:

Info@ParadigmSI.com or 800-558-9568, Ext. 308