2019 CIO of the Year

ORBIE Awards

2019 Finalists

Super Global

2019 CIO Awards
Bill Braun
CIO & ITC President
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Alfred Lindseth
SVP Technology, Process & Risk Management
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Wayne Shurts
EVP & CTO
2019 CIO Awards

Global

2019 CIO Awards
Jim Bailey
VP & CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Brad Breau
SVP & Group CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Scott Crowder
SVP & CIO
2019 CIO Awards

Large Enterprise

2019 CIO Awards
Ricardo Castro
Head of IT
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
David Mosley
VP & CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Sameer Purao
CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Don Reny
VP & CIO
2019 CIO Awards

Enterprise

2019 CIO Awards
Jesse Carrillo
SVP & CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Jeff Roberts
CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Kristy Simonette
SVP Strategic Services & CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Ross Tucker
VP & CIO
2019 CIO Awards

Corporate

2019 CIO Awards
William Devlin
Executive Director of IT
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Chris Hanz
VP & CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Antonio Marin
VP IT
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Mike Prochaska
Director of Technology Strategy & Services
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Jeana Sublett
Senior Director of IT
2019 CIO Awards

Nonprofit/Public Sector

2019 CIO Awards
Link Alander
Vice Chancellor & CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Myra Davis
SVP & CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Klara Jelinkova
VP International Operations and IT & CIO
2019 CIO Awards
2019 CIO Awards
Lisa Kent
CIO
2019 CIO Awards

2019 Keynote

James Dallas

Former SVP & CIO, Georgia Pacific
Former SVP, Medtronic

James is an accomplished senior executive with extensive experience as an agent of change in large domestic and international corporate settings. With over 30 years’ experience in General Management/business operations roles as well as Chief Information Officer positions, James retired in September 2013 as Senior Vice President of Quality, Operations and IT at Medtronic, Inc.

Prior to joining Medtronic in 2006, James was Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Georgia-Pacific Corporation, a global forest products company with over 55,000 employees. Over 22 years at Georgia Pacific, James served in many information technology and operating roles, including the executive management team. Much of James’s career has been focused on bridging the gap between strategy and execution, using IT for competitive advantage, and leadership development.

“Mastering the Challenges of Leading Change: Succeed Where Others Fail” was released in 2015 by Wiley Publishing.James currently serves on the corporate boards of several public and non-profit organizations. He has been named one of the most powerful black men in corporate America and received GeorgiaCIO’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015. James is a native of Atlanta, GA., where he and his wife of 34 years, Celest, reside. They have three daughters.

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The Houston CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards sponsors are highly valued partners invited by local CIOs to experience the unique opportunity of supporting and recognizing the senior technology leadership of Houston’s top organizations through a series of year-long events.

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