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CIO of the Year Awards


PBJ Special Section PBJ Announcement Winners Press Release

Congratulations to our 2021 winners!




Leadership

Deanna Wise

Global

Jeffery Shumway

Large Enterprise

Anthony Bobos

Enterprise

Brian Kirkland


Corporate

Harold Dibler

Public Sector

Matthew Arvay

Education

Barry Brummund

Global Finalists

Kevin
Haskew

Scott
Hicar

Umesh
Manathkar

Alejandro
Mayoral

Jeffery
Shumway

David
Thompson

Large Enterprise Finalists

Anthony
Bobos

Gary
Desai

Imran
Kazi

Ed
Obuchowski

Chris
Yearout

Enterprise Finalists

Charles
Ingram

Brian
Kirkland

Jeff
Semonovich

Kelly
Summers

Dorien
Weijts

Corporate Finalists

Harold
Dibler

Gint
Grabauskas

Mike
Kirby

George
Lawlor

James
Lowey

Public Sector Finalists

Matthew
Arvay

Travis
Cutright

Matt
Fowler

Daniel
Hunt

Feroz
Merchhiya

Education Finalists

Barry
Brummund

Mark
Koan

Joe
Mildenhall

David
Sanders

Jamie
Smith

2021 Keynote

James Dallas, CIO (fmr), Georgia Pacific

James is an accomplished senior executive with extensive experience as an agent of change in large domestic and international corporate settings. He has successfully implemented over 10 transformational and turnaround initiatives, 30 acquisition integrations, 5 operations/quality shared services centers of excellence, and 3 innovation centers. James has over 30 years experience in General Management/business operations roles as well as Chief Information Officer positions. He retired in September 2013 as Senior Vice President of Quality, Operations and IT at Medtronic, Inc., a global medical technology company that employs approximately 45,000 people and does business in more than 120 countries. James also served as a member of Medtronic’s executive management team. Prior to joining Medtronic in 2006, he was Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Georgia-Pacific Corporation, a global forest products company that employed over 55,000 people.

Leadership Award Recipient

Deanna Wise, CIO, Banner Health

Deanna Wise, senior vice president and chief information officer for Banner Health, has been in the information technology field since 1989, and health care IT since 1994. Wise has a deep understanding and vast experience in the development and maintenance of industry-leading integrated health IT systems. Wise is focused on developing an innovative and inviting health care consumer and clinician experience. Known for growing leaders and teams, she has created an environment where team members can thrive with purpose in service delivery while leveraging innovation and technology. Her team was recently named to Coumputerworld’s 2020 list of the 100 Best Places to Work in IT.

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