We're giving great CIOs the recognition they deserve.

Nominations officially open on February 27 for the Charlotte CIO of the Year® ORBIE® Awards. This will be the time to nominate CIOs you know who are innovating, creating competitive advantage, inspiring others and implementing technologies to accomplish business strategy.


CharlotteCIO Sponsors

The Charlotte CIO of the Year® Awards, with support from our Media Sponsor and Underwriters, will highlight the untold stories of local CIOs and how they are shaping their industries through technological innovation and strategic leadership.

Media Sponsor
Charlotte CIO Leadership Association

CharlotteCIO is one of 16 chapters in the Inspire CIO Leadership Network.

CharlotteCIO is led by an advisory board of CIOs from prominent organizations in Charlotte who set the direction for our events, membership, and annual Awards program.


Upcoming Events

Feb. 23
Feb. 27

Awards Kickoff

Awards Event
The Kimpton Tryon Park Hotel
Mar. 6
Mar. 29
Apr. 2
May. 12
Jun. 25

Finalist Reception & Executive Dinner

Awards Event
Charlotte City Club
Sep. 11

CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards

Awards Event
Westin Charlotte

Achieve your full leadership potential through CharlotteCIO.