In the words of Abraham Lincoln: It’s not the years in your life that count, it’s the life in your years. At just 39 years old, Marine, husband, father and cancer fighter Casey Cotton is leaving his mark on San Diego’s technology field.
Johnson Lai joined Life Technologies in 2006 and helped scale its information systems during its massive growth, which led to its $13.6 billion acquisition in 2014 by Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Oceanside Unified School District Terry Loftus leads the Information Services, Educational Technology and Information Technology teams for the Oceanside Unified School District.
Angela Moran is an innovative IT executive with experience in planning, developing and implementing IT solutions in both the public and private sectors.
Jonathan Behnke has been CIO for the City of San Diego for the past three years and has led an initiative to upgrade the digital capabilities to serve its 1.3 million residents.
In addition to her CIO duties, Alicia Rodriguez also serves as the vice president of strategic initiatives for San Ysidro Health. She is responsible for IT, the Enterprise Project Management Office, and the Data Governance and Reporting teams.
Ryan Rusnak co-founded Airspace Technologies in January. As a technology-enabled logistics service provider, Rusnak has guided the organization to integrate technology, people, and services through an automated software platform.
Jerome Fodor joined AbacusNext in 2013 and led the strategic technology development of Abacus Private Cloud from concept to commercialization, building one of the largest commercially available private clouds for legal and accounting professionals.
Ryan Fay has demonstrated exceptional IT leadership that has contributed to the EAP company’s growth, client retention, and industry innovation.
Brad Williams directs all customer service functions for Petco, a global organization, which includes managing the operations and engineering team for IT end user services to more than 25,000 employees and contractors worldwide.
Michael Hawman is CIO of General Atomics and its affiliates, which are among the world’s leading resources for high-technology systems ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to electromagnetic systems, remotely operated surveillance aircraft, airborne sensors, and advanced electronic, wireless, and laser technologies.
Teradata is a global provider of data warehousing and analytics solutions, with annual revenue of about $2.5 billion.
Hudson Airom is responsible for Mitek Systems Inc.’s critical access to cloud resources. Mitek Systems Inc. is a San Diego-based cloud consulting company, so it is essential that they operate on high speed with the capability to develop and improve products and services.
Its new, 7,600-square-foot office is in the historic Wonder Bread building near Petco Park.
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Mobile Industrial Robots (MIR) announced the opening of an office in San Diego, led by Nicholas Temple, which marks the company’s second office in the U.S.
The utility donated a $131,600 to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Foundation and another $32,000 to the San Diego Regional Fire Foundation.
Doug Jackson moves into the top post. Company co-founders Jeff Goldberg and Tanner Haigwood continue to serve on the board of directors as stewards of the company.