Kim Johnson

Research Focus

Kim Arrington Johnston, Principal Analyst, provides coverage for the Sustainable Technologies group at ABI Research. The Sustainable Technologies service analyzes company efforts toward sustainability goals, identifies technologies to help reduce emissions and increase environmental impact, and provides companies with the tools, best practices, and insights to go from sustainability pledges to sustainability execution.

Past Experience

Kim brings to the task a passion for making an impact on sustainability, understanding that companies can do the right things for the environment and do well financially at the same time.

Prior to joining ABI Research, Kim spent 13 years in the U.S. Navy where she flew in the backseat of the F-14 Tomcat and F/A-18F Super Hornet. During graduate school, she worked as an MBA intern for Goldman Sachs and was hired as a full-time Associate. Kim has also authored two books, worked on developing a digital bank, and served on the leadership team of a technology startup company.


Kim earned a BSc in Oceanography from the U.S. Naval Academy and she also received an MBA from Duke University with a concentration in Finance.

Kim Johnson in the News


Oklahoma, U.S.

Topics Covered

Sustainable Technologies

Contributes To

5G Core & Edge Networks

5G Devices, Smartphones & Wearables

5G in Industrial Applications

5G Markets

5G & Mobile Network Infrastructure

Additive Manufacturing in Industrial Applications

AI in Industrial Applications

AI & Machine Learning

AR in Industrial Applications

Augmented & Virtual Reality

Autonomous Material Handling Robots in Industrial Applications

Blockchain in Industrial Applications

Bluetooth and Wi-Fi in Industrial Applications

Citizen Digital Identity

Cobots and Collaborative Robotics in Industrial Applications

Consumer Technologies

Cybersecurity Applications

Data Management in Industrial Applications

Digital Payment Technologies

Distributed & Edge Computing

Generative Design in Industrial Applications

Industrial, Collaborative & Commercial Robotics

Industrial Cybersecurity

Industrial IoT

Industrial & Manufacturing Technologies

Industrial Research Library

IoT Cybersecurity

IoT Hardware & Devices

IoT Markets

IoT Networks & Services

Location Technologies

LPWA, NB-IoT, SigFox and LoRa in Industrial Applications

Machine Vision in Industrial Applications

Metaverse Markets & Technologies

Next Generation Metrology and Inspection in Industrial Applications

PLM Software

Smart Homes & Buildings

Smart Manufacturing Platforms

Smart Mobility & Automotive

Smart Urban Infrastructure

Supply Chain Management & Logistics

Sustainable Technologies

Telco Cybersecurity

Trusted Device Solutions

Virtualization, Visualization and Simulation in Industrial Applications

Wi-Fi, Bluetooth & Wireless Connectivity