The 7th Annual CISO of the Year Awards Breakfast is right around the corner! On Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at the last social mixer of the year, the CISO of the Year nominees were announced. The nominees were revealed at the Metropolitan Club in Willis Tower. This year’s nominees include Jill Rhodes of Option Care Health, Ricardo Lafosse of Morningstar, Alan Mitchell of Brunswick Corporation, Darin Hurd of Guaranteed Rate, and Harikumar Pillai of the Illinois Student Assistance Commission.
The nominees initially wrote an extensive submission detailing his or her accomplishments as well as other relevant information to the Information Security profession and community. Following the submission, nominees will go through several rounds of interviews and evaluations until two finalists are selected for the last CEO evaluation round where a winner will be chosen. The winner will be announced October 15th, 2019.
Congratulations to all the nominees and we wish them the best of luck!
Additional information on the program can be found here.