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CIO of the Year Awards

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August 14, 2020

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Crain's Special Section Crain's Announcement Winners Press Release

Congratulations to our 2020 winners!




Leadership

Paul Martin

SVP & CIO
Global

Ehren Powell

VP & CIO
Large Enterprise

Neville Rademeyer

Global CIO

Enterprise

Neeru Arora

SVP & CIO
Corporate

Jeanine Charlton

SVP, CTO & CDO
Nonprofit

Kevin Boyd

Associate VP & CIO
Public Sector

Ron Guerrier

Secretary of Innovation & Technology and CIO

Global Finalists

Danielle
Brown

VP & CIO

Rajeev
Khanna

SVP & CTO

Ehren
Powell

VP & CIO

Jason
Ruger

CIO, Motorola Division

Dan
Simpson

Global CIO

Large Enterprise Finalists

George
Lesko

CIO

Kevin
Lowell

SVP IT

Neville
Rademeyer

Global CIO

Rich
Voinovich

SVP IT

Enterprise Finalists

Neeru
Arora

SVP & CIO

Sean
Freeburger

Corporate VP & CIO

Andy
Jurczyk

CIO

Howard
Piersma

VP IT

Bill
Rocholl

CIO

Corporate Finalists

Jeanine
Charlton

SVP, CTO & CDO

Paul
Slager

CIO

Helen
Sun

CTO

John
Walls

SVP & CIO

Nonprofit Finalists

Jonathan
Beyer

Executive for IT

Kevin
Boyd

Associate VP & CIO

Maryann
Byrdak

CIO

John
Mohr

CIO

Robert
Sarkis

CIO

Public Sector Finalists

Diego
Ferrer

Managing Deputy Commissioner & CIO

Ron
Guerrier

Secretary of Innovation & Technology and CIO

Heather
Nelson

SVP & CIO

Michael
Pegues

CIO

2020 Keynote

Pat Gelsinger, CEO, VMWare

Pat Gelsinger became CEO of Vmware in September 2012, bringing more than 35 years of experience in a variety of technical and executive leadership roles. Under his leadership, VMware expanded from its core strength in virtualization to become a recognized global leader in cloud infrastucture, enterprise mobility and cyber security. During his tenure, Pat has nearly doubled the size of the company.

Leadership Award Recipient

Paul Martin, SVP & CIO, Baxter International

Paul E. Martin is senior vice president and chief information officer for Baxter International. Martin joined Baxter in 2011 from Rexam PLC, the U.K.-based packaging manufacturer, where he held the position of group chief information officer. During his 11-year tenure with Rexam, Martin served in a variety of key senior management positions, including vice president and CIO, Beverage Can Americas, and head of information technology for American National Can (acquired by Rexam PLC). Prior to Rexam, Martin held IT leadership positions at the CIT Group, BNSF Railway and Frito-Lay Inc.

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