David O\u2019Brien earned a promotion at the Standard Insurance Co. The VP of information technology was officially named SVP of IT yesterday. O\u2019Brien had been in his previous role since joining the company in 2004. Prior to Standard Insurance, he was FEI Company\u2019s CIO. Blue Canopy hired Tom Wilde as a partner in the Reston, Va.-based IT consultancy. Wilde most recently worked for BearingPoint\/KPMG Consulting as its EVP and CIO. During his 21-year tenure with BearingPoint, he also served as EVP of its managed services solution and as EVP of its consumer, industrial and technology business unit.