Denver CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the Denver community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CIOs today.

  1. Investing in your people and the right technologies  
  2. Innovating with advanced technologies and new delivery models
  3. Influencing business stakeholders and enterprise outcomes

Denver CIO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the Denver CIO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CIOs, for CIOs.

Co-Chairs

Alan Cullop headshot

Alan Cullop

DaVita
CIO

Chuck Fredrick headshot

Chuck Fredrick

National CineMedia
CIO

Randall Frietzsche headshot

Randall Frietzsche

Denver Health
CISO

Mike Kalac headshot

Mike Kalac

Western Union
SVP – Chief Information Security Officer

Stephen Katsirubas headshot

Stephen Katsirubas

Hunter Douglas
Chief Information Officer

Sam Masiello headshot

Sam Masiello

Gates Corporation
CISO

Chris McLaughlin headshot

Chris McLaughlin

Johns Manville
Chief Information Security Officer

Jeff Miller headshot

Jeff Miller

Honeywell Aerospace
Chief Security Officer, Honeywell Quantum Solutions

Steve Oberg headshot

Steve Oberg

DaVita
CISO

Craig Richardville headshot

Craig Richardville

SCL Health System
CIO

Purnima Wagle headshot

Purnima Wagle

DCP Midstream
CIO

Members

David Bessen

Arapahoe County
Director & CIO

Mike Bush

Colorado Rockies
Senior Director, Information Systems

Mark Carlson

VMware
Field CTO

Dean Cookson

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
VP, CIO

Steve Dills

Brown and Caldwell
SVP & CIO

David Edinger

City and County of Denver, CO
Chief Information Officer

John Edwards

RLH
CIO

James Gaulke

PDC Energy
CIO & VP, IT

Jagan Gudur

Regis University
CIO

Trent Krause

Graebel
CIO

Dolores Mears

Hensel Phelps Construction
CIO

Chris Meyerpeter

Ardent Mills
CIO

John Reed

True Value Company
Sr. IT Security Manager

Jeff Reihl

LexisNexis
EVP & CTO

Rick Zeni

Frontier Airlines
CIO

Denis Zerr

Radiology Partners
SVP, CIO

David Zodikoff

United States Olympic Committee
Chief Information Officer

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

October 15, 2020

Global CIO Virtual Executive Summit

A virtual gathering for CIOs with global responsibilities to discuss challenges unique to international operations.

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October 21, 2020

Denver CIO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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November 17, 2020

Denver CIO Virtual Executive Summit

Walk away from this peer-led, half-day virtual program with new connections and actionable insights.

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December 14, 2020

Denver CIO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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