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Francesca El Attrash-UkaejiofoMay 16 20242 min read

Exploring Iron Bow: Unveiling Our Culture, History, and Why You Belong

At Iron Bow, we understand that every decision matters, especially when it comes to choosing your next workplace. Whether you're actively seeking a job or simply curious to learn more about who we are and what we stand for, you've come to the right place.  

Join us in this TechSource series as we delve into the essence of Iron Bow, offering insights into our culture, values, and why becoming a part of our team could be the next defining chapter in your career journey. 

What Is Iron Bow? 

  • The What: Iron Bow Technologies is a next generation solutions provider dedicated to successfully transforming clients' technology investments into robust business capabilities across government, commercial, education, and healthcare markets. We’re all about partnering with our customers to empower them in achieving their missions. 
  • The Who: Iron Bow’s team of passionate and enthusiastic experts brings a depth of technical expertise and domain knowledge to deliver the right solution and ensure successful business outcomes for our customers. 
  • The How: Iron Bow’s global reach and strategic partnerships with industry leaders and innovative technology partners empower clients to implement the latest cutting-edge technology to support mission-critical objectives. 

 A Little History 

For over two decades, Iron Bow has been at the forefront of the tech industry's evolution. It all began with our roots as Apptis Technology Solutions transforming into the powerhouse known as Iron Bow in 2010. 


 Iron Bow Is Truly a Destination 

 We’re proud to say we have 121 employees with 10+ years of service and 27 teammates who have left and rejoined Iron Bow. 

Why do people stay? Why do people who leave keep coming back? One reason could be is that when we say we’re a hybrid workplace, we really mean it.   

We understand that times have changed and so has the way we get work done. Unless you're one of our on-site superheroes racking up billable hours, you've got the tools to work virtually.   

And hey, if you happen to swing by our awesome HQ in Herndon, Virginia, you're in for a treat. We've spruced things up with cool features, including a new state-of-the-art conference center. So, when the leggings and sweatpants start losing their charm, throw on some jeans and come hang out with the Iron Bow crew in person. It's a win-win! Optimally, if you don’t have to be in the office day to day, a hybrid formula is the best solution whereby you will get the full benefit of hybrid work. 

Hear What Our People Have to Say 

Kristi Hugins, a Sales Strategy Manager, at Iron Bow says,  “As someone who has been part of the Iron Bow family for several years, I'm continually inspired by the company's unwavering commitment to transformation and growth. At Iron Bow, innovation isn't just a buzzword; it's a force that propels us forward. I appreciate being part of a team that consistently embraces cutting-edge solutions, making every day an exciting journey toward driving real outcomes for our customers and communities.” 

Want to learn more? Download our Culture Key to see if you’re ready to go with the Bow: Download Now 


Francesca El Attrash-Ukaejiofo

Francesca El Attrash-Ukaejiofo is an accomplished professional in marketing and corporate communications, specializing in communications, content development, and strategy, while also overseeing brand and design. With a strong foundation in SEO-led content creation and a passion for storytelling, Francesca brings a wealth of experience across various domains, having written for marketing agencies, government, B2B, and B2G organizations. Francesca excels in strategic thought leadership, crafting compelling short-form and long-form copy, including executive bylines, blogs, white papers, eBooks, ad copy, web, and video content. Her expertise spans diverse topics such as tech policy, marketing, cybersecurity, government, health IT, defense, and foreign policy. Notably, Francesca's ghostwritten work has earned placement in respected publications like the Hill, FedTech, DefenseNews, and NextGov. Holding a Master’s in Public Policy and fluent in four languages, Francesca leverages these skills to excel in storytelling, connecting with audiences, and fostering professional networks for the organizations she serves. Recognized for strengths in empathy and positivity, Francesca brings infectious enthusiasm to teams, contributing to a collaborative and talent-cultivating work environment.