Alabama ORBIE Awards

Hyatt Regency Birmingham - The Wynfrey Hotel

1000 Riverchase Galleria
Birmingham, AL

April 14, 2022

7:00am - 10:30am

Meet the 2022 ORBIE Winners!

The CIO ORBIE Award recognizes CIOs who have shown excellence in technology leadership in Alabama. Congratulations to this year’s award recipients!

2022 Awards Season

CIO ORBIE nominees & finalists are honored at a series of executive events, beginning with the Nominee Event and ending with the CIO ORBIE Awards.


2022 Keynote

Bob DeRodes



Alabama CIO ORBIE Awards sponsors are highly valued partners invited by local CIOs to experience the unique opportunity of recognizing the senior technology leadership of top organizations in Alabama through a series of year-long events.


2022 Alabama CIO ORBIE Awards Agenda

7:00am - 7:45 a.m. Pre-Event Networking
7:15 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. VIP Reception
7:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. CIO ORBIE® Awards

Leadership Award Recipient

Ellen Holladay, Motion Industries

A seasoned C-Suite leader and Chief Information Officer, Ellen Holladay brings more than 35 years of experience enabling companies to achieve technology, operational and digital excellence. Over the course of her career, she has guided organizations in the manufacturing, distribution, engineering, healthcare, banking, and education sectors. Until March 2020, Ellen served as CIO and Operational Excellence Officer for Motion, a leading industrial distributor with over 500 locations across North America.

Explore 20 years of CIO ORBIE finalists and winners.