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
Interim Chief Information Officer

Stephen Katsirubas headshot

Stephen Katsirubas

Hunter Douglas
Chief Information Officer

Sam Masiello headshot

Sam Masiello

Gates
CISO

Chris McLaughlin headshot

Chris McLaughlin

Johns Manville
Information Security Officer

Jeff Miller headshot

Jeff Miller

Honeywell Aerospace
Chief Security Officer

Steve Oberg headshot

Steve Oberg

DaVita
CISO

Craig Richardville headshot

Craig Richardville

SCL Health
CIO

Purnima Wagle headshot

Purnima Wagle

DCP Midstream
CIO

Members

David Bessen

Arapahoe County Government
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 & Caldwell
SVP & CIO

John Edwards

RLH
CIO

James Gaulke

PDC Energy
CIO & VP, IT

Jagan Gudur

Regis University
CIO

Chris Meyerpeter

Ardent Mills
CIO

Mike Quam

Black Creek Capital
CIO

Rick Zeni

Frontier Airlines
CIO

Denis Zerr

Radiology Partners
SVP, CIO

David Zodikoff

United States Olympic Committee
Chief Information Officer

Upcoming programs


September 23, 2020

2020 Global CIO Executive Summit

Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain

A three-day summit for CIOs with global responsibilities to come together and discuss challenges unique to global operations.

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November 17, 2020

2020 Denver CIO Executive Summit Q4

Four Seasons Hotel Denver

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

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May 2021

2021 Denver CIO Executive Summit Q2

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

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