Congratulations to our 2020 winners!
VP & CIO Reinsurance
EVP & CTO
Large Enterprise Finalists
SVP, Chief Strategy & Enterprise Technology Officer
EVP, Chief Operations & Technology Office & President Abōva
SVP & CIO
EVP & CDO
VP & CIO
Managing Director - Chief Information & Operations Officer
CIO & CTO
Chief Innovation & Technology Officer
VP & CTO
VP, Product Platforms & Development
SVP & CIO
SVP, Chief Analytics & Information Officer
Nonprofit/Public Sector Finalists
Executive Director of Technology Services
VP & CIO
Tom Leighton, Co-Founder & CEO, Akamai
Dr. Tom Leighton co-founded Akamai Technologies in 1998 and served as Akamai’s Chief Scientist until he became CEO in 2013. Under Dr. Leighton’s leadership, Akamai has evolved from its origins as a Content Delivery Network (CDN) into one of the most essential and trusted cloud delivery and cybersecurity platforms, upon which many of the world’s best brands and enterprises build and secure their digital experiences. During his initial four years as CEO, Akamai’s revenue and profit grew by 70%, and annual revenue from Akamai’s security business grew 15-fold to more than $400 million per year.
Leadership Award Recipient
Rick King, Managing Director, Thomson Reuters
Rick King is the Managing Director of Thomson Reuters. Since 2000 he has held numerous executive-level roles in the company including EVP, CIO, COO & CTO. In 2019 and 2018, Mr. King was named to the Minnesota 500 (top business executives) and in 2019, he was one of the “100 People to Know in 2020”. In 2017, he was named to the CIO 100 and in 2012 and won the CIO Career Achievement Award from the Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal.
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