Phil Bertolini is the Deputy County Executive/CIO for Oakland County, MI and i’ve followed his career for years….
He is a vocal advocate for cloud and enterprise solutions in government, cross-boundary resource sharing, and inter-jurisdictional cooperation. Phil has overseen the development of unique government technology programs such as the G2G Cloud Solutions Initiative, the G2G Marketplace, the Cyber Security Assessment for Everyone (CySAFE) initiative and the TechDebtCheck Assessment. Phil has promoted his philosophy of “Build it once, pay for it once, and everybody benefits” to many other government agencies. He was honored as a member of the 2017 CIO Hall of Fame by CIO Magazine and honored as 2016 IT Leader of the Year at the Michigan Digital Government Summit hosted by Government Technology Magazine. In 2012, he was recognized by President Obama and the White House as a Champion of Change.
In January of 2018 God orchestrated a meeting with Phil Bertolini he was a keynote speaker at the Laserfiche Conference I attended in Long Beach CA.
He was standing by himself after his speech and I got a chance to chat with him about Innovative Technology Leadership and Tech Public Speaking. Phenomenal experience.
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