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Congratulations to award-winner Ed Boraas

Posted on: Dec 6, 2021

CUE is proud to announce Ed Boraas has been named a 2021 Info-Tech CIO Awards winner by Info-Tech Research Group, a leading IT research and advisory firm.

CUE’s chief information officer with IT Services is recognized as one of the top winners for the medium business division.

“This award is well deserved,” said Mike Wade, director of Applied Artificial Intelligence at CUE. “Ed has been instrumental in developing and implementing CUE’s IT strategy for a long time. The pandemic introduced a number of challenges in IT and delivery of instruction, and Ed and his team performed admirably under challenging circumstances. His leadership in CUE’s Centre for AI has allowed Concordia to build a presence in this emerging space and create new opportunities for our school, as well as students, staff and faculty.”  

Boraas was one of 372 contenders for the 2021 awards. Winners are determined based on IT satisfaction and value scores, as assessed and quantified by their direct business stakeholders.

“The Info-Tech CIO Awards spotlight the essential attribute of an IT leader’s success, which is the ability to satisfy their stakeholders,” says Geoff Nielson, senior vice-president, global services and delivery for Info-Tech Research Group. “Recipients personify how IT should deliver business value, especially during unprecedented times. It is our honor to acknowledge the 2021 honorees, who have made amazing strides and achievements for their respective organizations.”

Since 2016, the Info-Tech CIO Awards have recognized outstanding industry leaders for delivering exceptional value to their organizations and for achieving high scores in stakeholder satisfaction in Info-Tech’s CIO Business Vision program. This program measures an organization’s satisfaction with IT’s core services and provides CIOs with the foundation to jumpstart a successful IT strategy.

To see the full list of winners and learn more about the awards, please visit here.

Info-Tech Research Group is the world’s fastest-growing information technology research and advisory company, proudly serving over 30,000 IT professionals. The company produces unbiased and highly relevant research to help CIOs and IT leaders make strategic, timely, and well-informed decisions. Info-Tech partners closely with IT teams to provide everything they need, from actionable tools to analyst guidance, ensuring they deliver measurable results for their organizations.