Previous Recipients

The annual Seidenberg School's Leadership and Service in Technology Award Reception reflects our commitment to promoting technology as a creative, practical, and empowering career in the 21st century. Each year we present the Technology Leadership Award to an outstanding individual or company who best exemplifies leadership in the field of technology by demonstrating a commitment to development, innovation, research and application.

Proceeds support the School's scholarship fund and key initiatives. Over the past five years, the Leadership and Service in Technology Award Reception has provided over 50 students with scholarships.

Previous Leadership Award Recipients:

Mr. Thomas Gentile, President and Chief Operating Officer, GE Capital;
Mr. Surya Kant, President, Tata Consultancy Services Limited (TCS)
Philip Wiser, Chief Technology Officer, Hearst Corporation
Nicholas Donofrio,  IBM Fellow Emeritus & EVP Innovation and Technology (Ret.)
NMD Consulting LLC
Judith Spitz, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Verizon
2011 Gary Butler, President and CEO, Automatic Data Processing
2010 Jay Dweck, Managing Director Global Head of Strategies, Morgan Stanley
2009 Joseph Simon, Chief Information Officer, Viacom
2008 Kurt D. Woetzel, Senior Executive Vice President and
Chief Information Officer, The Bank of New York Mellon
2007 Naomi O. Seligman, Co-Chair CIO Strategy Exchange and
Senior Partner, Ostriker von Simson, Inc.
2006 Austin A. Adams, Chief Information Officer, JPMorgan Chase
2005 Shaygan Kheradpir, Chief Information Officer, Verizon
2004 Glen Salow, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer,
American Express
2003 Daniel J. Cavanagh, Executive Vice President for Operations
and Information Technology, Metlife
2002 Paul Lacouture, President, Network Services Group, Verizon
2001 Leslie C. Tortora, Managing Director and Chief Information Officer,
Goldman Sachs & Co.
2000 William D. Friel, Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer,
The Prudential Insurance Company of America
1999 Peter A. Miller, Chief Information Officer, J.P. Morgan & Co. Incorporated
1998 Denis J. O'Leary, Executive Vice President of National Consumer
Services at the Chase Manhattan
1997 Frances Allen, IBM Fellow, Thomas J. Watson Research Center, IBM
1996 Casimir Skrzypczak, President of NYNEX Science & Technology