Welcome, Varathan Pathmanathan

Varathan Pathmanathan is the Head of IT at Pickering College. He is an accomplished IT leader with over Twenty-five years work experience play a key role in the operation of company’s information and communication technology, strategic planning and execution, data center management, customer service, project management and cyber security and compliance. Experienced change agent with … Read more

Welcome, Fariba Rawhani

Fariba Rawhani is the Chief Information Officer at Teranet Inc. A visionary executive acknowledged for her transformational leadership skills who has held a senior leadership role. A strong team player who has led global organizations that achieved strong technology innovations, revenue growth and provided excellence of service within intensely competitive markets. Results oriented and skilled … Read more

IDC: ICT Predictions for 2020

The Toronto Chapter of the CIO Association was pleased to collaborate with IDC to offer our most recent event.  As part of a National Series for the CIO Association of Canada, IDC Canada’s 2020 ICT Predictions explores the user trends and vendor strategies that will shape enterprise IT and the role of the CIO. The slide … Read more

Welcome, Chris Hummel

Chris Hummel is the Chief Information Officer at BlackBerry. Award winning executive and business leader with 20+ years of leadership experience in the IT and telecommunications industries that spans IT service delivery, project management, network integration & new business development across international locations. Brings proven successes designing and implementing cost-effective enterprise and wireless solutions with … Read more

Welcome, Leo Eikelman

Leo Eikelman is the VP of Technology at InvestorCOM Inc. Experienced leader with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. Skilled in Business Development, IT Strategy Management, Technology and Business Alignment, Business Process Improvement, and Leadership. Strong engineering background with a focus on architecture best practices and standards, process re-engineering, … Read more

Welcome, Richard Hill

Richard Hill is the Director of Information Technology at Total Power Limited. Richard is a results-driven IT Leader, Strategist and Mentor with over 20 years’ experience in roles of progressive responsibility. His key skills include; IT strategy, leadership of cross-functional teams and multidisciplinary IT departments, budget management, ERP selection, implementation and enhancement and project management.

Welcome, William Shanks

William Shanks is the Director of service support and governance at Apotex. Strategic and results-driven Leader with sixteen years of progressive global management experience leading high-performance teams in highly-regulated (pharmaceutical, financial), IT service environments. Penchant for challenging the status quo and in leading IT Transformation actvities that marry Business and IT capabilities through a Service … Read more

TOR Best of Gartner 2019

The Toronto Chapter of the CIO Association was pleased to collaborate with Gartner Executive Programs to offer our most recent event.  As part of a National Series for the CIO Association of Canada, The Best of Gartner 2019 brings key insights from the 2019 Gartner Symposium along with key insights collected from the Annual CIO Agenda … Read more

Welcome, Dave Whittle

Dave Whittle is the CIO at the University of Guelph. Dave is a results-oriented and forward thinking senior Information Technology leader with over 25 years of domestic and international experience across a variety of industry verticals in the design, delivery, operation of IT solutions and services that improve business efficiency and effectiveness. He has a … Read more

Welcome, Derek Cullen

Derek Cullen is the CIO at Stikeman Elliott LLP. Seasoned Technology Executive with a 25+ year list of achievements providing strategic direction and leadership of large departments and programs. A reputation built on the drive to challenge, articulate and manage current trends, issues, and hurdles while providing leadership and direction with a focus on true … Read more