Awards for the night include:
*CIO of the Year
*Best Superhero Duo – voted on the night of the event
*The Riddler – the first person to guess the correct answer during the networking time
StarBash 2020’s MC
Sandee Katrul, President & Co-founder of i.c.stars
- 4:00 pm – Welcome
- 4:05 pm – Paylocity Cycle 6 Presentation
- 4:15 pm – CIO/Alum Superhero Duos
- 4:45 pm – Speed Networking – Breakout Rooms
- 5:15 pm – CIO/Alum Superhero Duos
- 5:45 pm – Voting on CIO/Alum Superheroes & Closing Remarks
Congratulations to William Caraher, CIO of the Year!
William Caraher, CIO & Director of Operations at von Briesen & Roper, s.c., is i.c.stars |* Milwaukee’s 2020 CIO of the Year! William has been one of our strongest advocates and champions in bringing i.c.stars to Milwaukee after meeting Sandee Kastrul, i.c.stars’ co-founder, back in 2015. Since 2018, William has served in a leadership role as i.c.stars |* Milwaukee’s Advisory Board Chairman and is passionate about the need for igniting an untapped workforce, cultivating diverse leaders, and advancing Milwaukee’s reputation as a technology hub. For nearly 30 years William has been a technology innovator, helping businesses advance, thrive, and lead the way for others to follow.
Confirmed VIP Guests:
*Genaro Baez, HR Operations-Talent Acquisition, Milwaukee County
*Holly Baumgart, VP Information Technology, Sargento Foods Inc.
*Dan Bourquir, VP of IS, Generac
*Gary Branger, Director of IT, Hydrite Chemical Co.
*Lynne Briggs, VP & CIO, Versiti
*Timothy Bult, Senior Program Manager, Komatsu
*William Caraher, CIO & Director of Operations, von Briesen & Roper
*Robert Cordova, Chief Technology & Strategy Officer, Milwaukee Bucks
*Scott Crouch, SVP Agency Technology, GMR Marketing
*Todd Cullen, Assistant Director – Technology Advancement and Outreach, Northwestern Mutual
*Tim Dickson, CIO, Generac
*John Dunn, VP Enterprise Cyber Security, GE Healthcare
*Bradley Enneking, VP Senior Technology Leader, Wells Fargo
*Ken Garfinkel, Group VP of Information Technology, Broan
*Steve Hannan, CIO, Landmark Credit Union
*Scott Hanson, Operations Strategic Support Director, Baird
*Meghan Hendricks, VP, Ascension Technologies
*Kathy Henrich, CEO, MKE Tech Hub Coalition
*David Hotchkiss, VP and CIO, Medical College of Wisconsin
*Ivan Imana, Chief Information Officer, World Travel, Inc.
*Li Jacobson, Vice President of Technology Strategy & Services, Kohl’s
*Mike Klimkosky, CIO, Rausch Sturm
*Patrick Moroney, CIO, Central States Funds
*Sabha Museteif, Manager, CIO Initiatives, Rockwell Automation
*Rodney Nobles, Chief Information Officer/Chief Security Office, Waukesha County Technical College
*Amy Olson, System Vice President ERP and Corporate Applications, Advocate Aurora Health Care
*Mike Penny, CIO, Medline Industries, Inc.
*Jim Pierce, VP Business Systems, Medline Industries, Inc.
*Julie Ragland, SVP & Chief Information Officer, Navistar Inc.
*Tim Schlitz, Director IT Applications, WEC Energy
*Bruce Schmidt, CIO, Dental Associates
*Laura Schmidt, Chief Talent Development Officer, MKE Tech Hub Coalition
*Greg Treichel, SVP-IT, Baird
*Jonah Turner, Senior Manager Emerging Technologies, Molson Coors Beverage Company
*Nickolo Villanueva, CIO, Crisis Prevention Institute
*Darrin Vohs, Global Chief Information Officer, Molson Coors Beverage Company
*Patrick Weeks, Identity Access Management Leader, GE Healthcare
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