Thank you to our 2020 Annual Supporters
Strategic Alliance Partners
Elavon • Epitec • Equifax • SAP • Southern Company • Splunk • The Home Depot • Truist UPS • VLink
Come join us at WIT Connect! Here are the Executive Auction Experiences you can compete for at the event.
Our Executives are practicing social distancing during this time of COVID-19. Some of the Executive Auction Experience offerings will be held virtually to ensure your safety and theirs.
Package Details: You and 3 others are invited to attend a 1-hour virtual networking session with 5 AT&T Vice Presidents. Date to be mutually agreed upon.
Jennifer Tillson (VP – Technology Programs and Services)
Angela Baskerville (VP – Corporate Systems)
Moe Mustafa (VP – Field Operations)
Megan Klenzak (VP – Field Operations)
Scott Frank (VP – Intellectual Property)
Package Details: Enjoy a virtual long lunch with Gurinder and her leadership team. Learn more about their top priorities and initiatives
Coca-Cola Executive: Gurinder Kaur- CIO, Coca-Cola North America
Package Details: Virtual Meeting to spend quality time with these executives. Learn about their technology priorities and learn more about them as they learn more about you.
Marianne Johnson- Chief Product Officer
Mitch Gersten- Chief Information Officer
CAI Top IT Initiatives for 2020
Package Details: Onsite or virtual meeting with the National DCP IT Leadership
Grant Shih – CIO
Chris Lafaire – VP of IT
Erachieo Benton – Manager, Help Desk
John Apooyin – IT Security
National DCP Tech Initiatives
Package Details: TBD
Bryson Koehler- CTO
Package Details: Virtual Meeting to spend quality time with these executives. Learn more about their priorities and life after their big merger.
Mike Manos – Global CTO
Herbert Fredrick – SVP Technology Operations
Jay Moran – SVP of Fiserv Technology Svcs, Platform Engineering
Patrick Ryan, SVP Service Mgmt, Tools and End User Support
Lorie Meola, SVP, Head of Global Sourcing
Package Details: Virtual meeting to meet Steve Clancey or schedule a face to face in 2021
Steve Clancey, CIO
Package Details: A virtual lunch with Vish and his executive team.
Vish Narendra – SVP & CIO
Nikhil Narvekar – Sr Director, Infrastructure, Architecture & Operations
Rick Malone – Sr Director, Global Business Systems
Rod Jackson – Sr Director, IT M&A
Kevin Philbrick – Director, IT Governance, CRM, PMO
Michael Cunningham – Director, Information Security.
GPI Technology Initiatives 2020
Package Details: Enjoy a virtual lunch with Angie Brown, VP of Technology at The Home Depot along with 2 other sr. technology leaders (chosen based on best alignment with winning bidder.) Angie and her team are responsible for supporting the Merchandising organization and are focused on developing great talent & finding new and innovative ways to deliver value to our merchants and our customers. Home Depot has tremendous bench strength in software development and know how to get things done that are most important to our customers in a rapidly changing environment.
Angie Brown – VP, Technology
Top technology initiatives for The Home Depot
Package Details: Enjoy a happy hour with the leadership team from RNDC. This may be either face to face or virtual depending on date selection.
• Darrell Riekena (EVP, Chief Information Officer)
• Brian Kernan (VP, IT Procurement and Vendor Management)
• Tracy Ariail (SVP, Digital Transformation and Business Engagement)
• Laura Laday-Jones (VP, Enterprise PMO)
• John Dickson (VP, IT Infrastructure and Cyber-Security)
Package Details: Enjoy a virtual or in person meeting to spend quality time with DeWayne Griffin, State Farm® Data Executive in Enterprise Technology. DeWayne has oversight of areas responsible for data and analytics, including strategy, management and modernization. He is responsible for the processes, standards and governance that ensure data is recognized and protected. He is also responsible for helping the enterprise leverage data to produce insights that deliver competitive advantage.
DeWayne Griffin, Data Enterprise Technology Executive
The mission of State Farm is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected, and realize their dreams. State Farm and its affiliates are the largest providers of auto and home insurance in the United States. Its 19,200 agents and 59,000 employees serve approximately 84 million policies and accounts – over 81 million auto, fire, life, health and commercial policies and over 2 million bank and investment planning services accounts. Commercial auto insurance, along with coverage for renters, business owners, boats and motorcycles, is available. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company is the parent of the State Farm family of companies. State Farm is ranked No. 36 on the 2019 Fortune 500 list of largest companies. For more information, please visit http://www.statefarm.com.
Package Details: Virtual Meeting to spend quality time with these executives. Learn about their technology priorities and their path to becoming Truist after their merger of BB&T and SunTrust.
Ken Meyer – CIO, Digital Channels and Innovation
Dan Massey – EVP, Enterprise Technology Svcs