Chief Innovation Officer

Wake County, N.C., CIO to join software giant SAP

by • 3 months ago

Bill Greeves, Wake County's chief information officer, chief innovation officer and deputy county manager, will depart for a role at software company SAP in February.

San Diego appoints its first chief innovation officer

by • 3 months ago

San Diego's director of performance and analytics, Kirby Brady, will add chief innovation officer to her job title, expanding the city's work with data.

South Bend's former innovation chief returns for 'technified' community planning

by • 5 months ago

The Indiana college town's former chief innovation officer, Santiago Garces, returned to run economic development after a stint leading Pittsburgh's IT efforts.

San Antonio looks to eliminate bias within 'smart city' planning

by • 7 months ago

City officials want to make their annual community surveys more accessible to non-English speakers and other residents who may be excluded from them.

Sacramento innovation chief departs for private sector

by • 8 months ago

Louis Stewart, who became the California capital city's first-ever chief innovation officer in 2017, plans to step down Sept. 9, he said.

San Jose's new innovation chief wants to build antifragile communities

by • 9 months ago

Former U.S. Army technology officer Jordan Sun said he'll use his position atop the Mayor’s Office of Technology and Innovation to provide services that afford San Jose's residents economic resilience and social mobility.

'I can't sit on the sideline': Black CIOs on facing racial bias

by • 10 months ago

As the nation contends with its history of racism, two of government's black technology leaders reflect on personal and professional challenges surrounding race and how they intend to use their hard-won positions for positive change.

Chicago CIO Danielle DuMerer steps down

by • 2 years ago

After 11 years with the city's information technology arm, DuMerer will move on to a private sector role at a nearby institution.

Dallas hires city's first chief innovation officer

by • 2 years ago

Laila Alequresh, a former official in Los Angeles and Philadelphia, will work on ways to improve the city through technology and new ideas, while also serving as a consultant to other city leaders.