CIO magazine announced the five winners of the CIO 100 Plus One awards last night at its annual black-tie CIO 100 Awards dinner and gala in San Diego. The CIO 100 itself honors organizations for delivering real business results through the innovative use of IT. The Plus One awards recognizes five winners from among the 100 who have demonstrated outstanding achievement toward a specific business goal.
The winners this year:
Customer Satisfaction: Hilton Hotels for its eEvents online group booking system
Competitive Advantage: Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development for its global grid
Business Innovation: K&L Gates for its legal information system
Security Excellence: Marriott International for its enterprisewide encryption and monitoring system for customer credit card data
Improved Productivity: Merrill Lynch for its new brokerage deposit process