Nominations for the 2014 Georgia CIO of the Year® Awards are now closed.
Finalists will be announced on April 18, 2014 in the Atlanta Business Chronicle.
Winners will be announced at the Awards breakfast on October 31, 2014.
The Georgia CIO of the Year® Awards is the premier technology executive recognition program of its kind. The Awards honor chief information officers who have demonstrated excellence in technology leadership across five categories:
Over 10,000 employees and multinational
Over 1,000 employees
Up to 1,000 employees
Under 250 employees where technology is primary driver of high growth
Healthcare, government, education, and not-for-profit organizations
Finalists and award recipients are chosen by a panel of distinguished judges including prior Georgia CIO of the Year® Award winners. CIOs are evaluated on their contributions in the following areas:
- Innovation in strategy and implementation of enterprise-wide IT systems
- Leadership and management effectiveness
- Business value created as a direct result of IT operations for the organization
- Community involvement in industry and/or philanthropy outside their organization
Holds the title of Chief Information Officer or equivalent senior IT leadership position
Primarily responsible for the IT operations of a Georgia-based organization or subsidiary located in Georgia