Vi Bergquist, SCTCC Chief Information Officer, is a finalist for 2019 CIO of the Year Awards, known as the ORBIE. Bergquist made the short list of 20 finalists from 140 nominees. Awards will be presented in five categories; Bergquist is nominated in the Nonprofit (Higher Education) category.
“A CIO can accomplish little without their team and this nomination is really a recognition of the work of the entire IT team at SCTCC and their outstanding work in support of the college,” said Bergquist of the nomination.
The CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards is the premier technology executive recognition program of its kind and recognizes chief information officers and those in equivalent senior IT leadership positions who have demonstrated excellence in technology leadership.
Tiffni Deeb, Chief Information Officer at Minneapolis College, is also among the 20 finalists, making that two CIOs from Minnesota State among the honorees.
The winners will be announced at the CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards breakfast on April 26, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis. Visit the 2019 ORBIE Awards website for more information.