20 March 2000
BURBANK, CALIFORNIA — Mark Mathias, President and CEO of EurekaDIGITAL, has been selected as one of Computerworld's Premier 100 IT Leaders. The Premier 100 IT Leaders is a distinguished awards program honoring the most innovative, outstanding information technology executives. Award announcements were made 8 March 2000.
This tribute appoints Mathias to the list of 100 distinguished men and women honored for fostering technology talent, responding creatively to change and promoting early adoption of high-impact technology to ensure their company's futures. Computerworld's program was devised to uncover the best in IT and business leadership characterized by business vision, entrepreneurial spirit and aggressive pursuit of the leading edge. The entire list of honorees will be showcased in a special supplement in Computerworld's May 8th issue. Mathias and colleagues will also be feted at the Premier 100 IT Leaders Awards Dinner, as part of the Premier 100 IT Leaders Conference in Palm Desert, California, 19-21 June.
When asked about the impact of the award, Mathias responded "It is a terrific honor to be officially recognized as 'world-class' by such a significant publication. Computerworld's award confirms our strategy and record of success in providing leading-edge technology and business solutions that deliver measurable value to our clients."
Maryfran Johnson, Editor-in-Chief of Computerworld, described the selection process as being very difficult, with more than 250 nominees. "Computerworld selected Mark Mathias as one of our Premier 100 IT Leaders for his strengths as a business and technology visionary, company and community leader. He represents the highest ideals of technology professionals." According to Ms. Johnson, this is the first time individuals are being honored, as in the past the award has been made to companies and organizations. This year's program focuses on leadership and an individual's ability to blend vision and technology.
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