TBM Council Awards 2020 – Nominations Are Open!

Another year, another award season! We’re excited to announce the TBM Council Awards 2020 nominations are open for business. Does your IT leader or team have an amazing or transformational story? Submit your nomination to the TBM council.

Act fast, submissions close Friday, July 17th.

What are the TBM Council Awards?

Every year, IT departments tackle some of the toughest business challenges. The ever-evolving role of IT has brought rise to the rapid development of industry best practices. Technology leaders across the world leverage the TBM discipline to solve business problems.

The TBM Council Awards recognize these leaders for their impact on their organization and the industry – from driving operational excellence and business innovation, to complete business transformations.

TBM best practices empower IT leaders to deliver amazing results each year.


The 2020 Award Categories

Cloud & Hybrid Business Excellence

Nominees power innovation using public cloud or a hybrid public/private cloud approach. They master the unit economics of cloud and have developed a sound cloud migration strategy. They continuously optimize cloud and hybrid investments.

2019 Winner: Pearson


Financial Business Excellence

Nominees automate a collaborative budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis process for their tech organization. They align financial plans with business priorities and adjust plans as priorities change to reduce risk and capitalize on market opportunities..

2019 Winner: First Citizens Bank


Vendor Management Excellence

Nominees drive efficiency and excellence within their IT vendor portfolio, aligning spend to business objectives. They drive savings via consolidation, manage POs and contract spending, and regularly optimize their contract commitments.

2019 Winner: Winner: Pepsico


Apps & Service Management Excellence

Nominees measure and report the TCO for their applications and services. They use this knowledge to drive a rationalization initiative yielding measurable results to impact the bottom line of the organization. They have simplified their app or service portfolios.

2019 Winner: HERE technologies


Strategic Investment Excellence

Nominees embrace project and product centric models to deliver software products/services that improve business outcomes. They’ve shifted from waterfall to Agile, while capitalizing development, optimizing development effectiveness and improving team utilization​.

2019 Winner: Goldman Sachs


Business Value Excellence

Nominees have implemented a Bill of IT to shape demand for IT services and improve relationships with their business partners by articulating consumption and cost and offering more cost-effective alternatives to meet their business needs.

2019 Winner: State Farm


Accelerating Excellence

This award category recognizes the organization's exemplary work in adopting Apptio's TBM solutions in under 18 months.


Overall Excellence

The winner is recognized as an organization that has put all the pieces of TBM together with urgency, speed, and quality—all to move beyond compliance and to spend justification.

2019 Winner: Department of Veterans Affairs


Innovation Excellence

The winner in this category adopts a broad set of TBM solutions across the enterprise, optimizes technology spend, and fundamentally changes the dialogue between IT and the business.

2019 Winner: Credit Suisse


The Jury

The TBM Council Awards 2020 winners will be announced on November 10th ..  This year’s selection committee comprises of 10 TBM luminaries who will review nominations and shortlist finalists.

  • Ralph Loura, SVP & CIO Lumentum
  • Larry Godec, Chairman TBM Council
  • Ashley Pettit, SVP & CIO StateFarm
  • Bhushan Ivaturi, SVP & CIO Enbridge
  • Eileen Baines, SVP & CIO CoBank
  • Austin Murray, CFO Credit Suisse
  • Wes Eugene, VP IT Strategy & Process Innovation R1 RCM
  • Atticus Tysen, SVP & CIO Intuit
  • Les Ottolenghi, Former CIO Caesars Entertainment
  • Sunny Gupta, CEO Apptio

Have questions about the TBM Council Awards 2020? Email awards@tbmcouncil.org or visit the TBM Council’s award page.



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