Bay Area ORBIE Awards

Congratulations to the 2023 Bay Area CIO ORBIE Awards Winners!

We hope you felt honored by your well-deserved recognition. Below you will find media coverage and additional assets to equip you and your organization for your own publicity. Keep in mind, the San Francisco Business Times will be publishing additional event coverage from the 2023 Bay Area CIO ORBIE Awards in the coming week.


Rajat Taneja

Super Global

Archana "Archie" Deskus


Sharon Mandell

Large Enterprise

Michael Pfeffer


Sriram Thiagarajan

Large Corporate

Trevor Schulze


Selim Aissi

You’re in…

As an ORBIE Winner, you are now part of an exclusive circle of prior ORBIE recipients, with lifetime benefits and VIP access to annual ORBIE events in your community.

Claim Your FREE ORBIE Circle Cap

Recent ORBIE Winners

Large Corporate 2023

Trevor Schulze

Alteryx, Inc.
Global 2020

Adhir Mattu

Marvell Semiconductor, Inc.
Corporate 2019

Eric Johnson

Survey Monkey
Large Enterprise 2022

Amy Farrow

Large Corporate 2022

Ellora Sengupta

Procore Technologies
Corporate 2022

Carter Busse

Leadership 2020

Richard Daniels

Kaiser Permanente
Corporate 2021

Kumud Kalia

Guardant Health

LinkedIn Profile Update

If you’re interested in adding the CIO Awards honor to your LinkedIn profile, below are the quick instructions to do so:

1. Select the “add new profile section” button at the top right of your LinkedIn profile page to access “Accomplishments: Honors & Awards.”

2. Enter in the following:

  • Title: 2023 Bay Area CIO ORBIE Award Winner | Global [replace with your category]
  • Description: The CIO ORBIE Awards is the premier technology executive recognition program of its kind. Since inception in 1998, over 500 CIO winners have received the prestigious ORBIE Award. The ORBIE signifies exceptional leadership, innovation, and vision, representing the characteristics and qualities that inspire others to achieve their potential. Winners are selected through a rigorous peer review process, led by prior ORBIE recipients.
  • Issuer: BayAreaCIO

Opportunities to give back to the community

The following opportunities will be presented to you over the coming year:

  • Be an ambassador for the program within the community and beyond
  • Serve as a judge for future CIO ORBIE Awards
  • Participate in the next Awards Kickoff Winner Panel
  • Nominate peers for future ORBIE Awards
  • Encourage nominees to accept nomination
  • Invite trusted vendor partners to support the ORBIE Awards program

ORBIE Circle Cap

Interested in serving as a judge, speaker, or mentor?

In the coming months, additional benefits will be made available to ORBIE Circle members. To accept your invitation to be a part of the ORBIE Circle, complete the form below and we’ll send you a FREE ORBIE CIRCLE cap.

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