FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 11, 2015
DENVER, Colo.—Colorado’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Deborah Blyth has been named a 2016 Premier 100 Technology Leaders honoree. Computerworld’s Premier 100 spotlights 100 leaders from both the technology and business sides of companies for their exceptional technology leadership and innovative approaches to business challenges.
“We are very fortunate to have Deborah Blyth as our Chief Information Security Officer. Her leadership and vision for IT security across state government is very deserving of this honor,” said Suma Nallapati, Colorado’s Secretary of Technology and Chief Information Officer.
Blyth and her team at the Governor’s Office of Information Technology have garnered several national awards this year for their work on Secure Colorado, the state’s IT security strategy. Blyth serves as the point of contact for all information security initiatives in Colorado, informing the Secretary of Technology and executive agency leadership on security risks and impacts of policy and management decisions on IT-related initiatives. The Chief Information Security Office is responsible for determining the strategic and tactical security direction for the State of Colorado.
The Premier 100 awards ceremony will be one of the highlights of the AGENDA16 Conference held March 21-23, 2016, at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, Amelia Island, Fla.
About the Premier 100 Technology Leadership Awards
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