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IT Major Receives Future Leader Award from SIM
Senior Eric Moffet was awarded the Future Leader Award for La Salle University from the Philadelphia Chapter of the Society for Information Management (SIM). This is an annual event where one graduating student from each university member is recognized for his/her academic achievement and potential for leadership in the field of Information Technology (IT). Eric is an IT major with a Business minor at La Salle. (click here for Eric's Bio)

SIM is an international organization for Chief Information Officers (CIOs), Vice Presidents of Technology, IT thought leaders, high level consultants, and academics. This local chapter has approximately 200 members.

The program, held on Tuesday, April 6th, also featured a panel discussion on Portals that was co-organized by Dr. Margaret McManus. The panalist's included Assistant Provost, Sabrina DeTurk, who spoke about "lessons learned" with the implementation of mylasalle. Other panelists.

Other panelists were Wayne Thompson, CIO of Jefferson University, and Victor Amo, Director of IT at Sunoco. Evening speakers at the event were Charles Pizzi, La Salle graduate and CEO of TastyBaking, and Autumn Bayles, CIO for TastyBaking, addressing the CEO/CIO relationship.