AVOA leads the industry in helping companies connect the dots between current-state and future-state by leveraging emerging technologies to catapult organizations forward.

AVOA represents a network of CIOs and executive leaders, that understand the challenges first-hand. Our philosophy is to take the perspective as if we were your Chief Information Officer (CIO). Our focus is to assist organizations moving from traditional IT to transformational IT.

Tim M. CrawfordTim Crawford Framed

Tim Crawford is an internationally renowned thought leader in the areas of IT transformation, innovation, Cloud Computing and Internet of Things (IoT). Tim has served as CIO and other senior IT roles with global organizations such as Konica Minolta/ All Covered, Stanford University, Knight-Ridder, Philips Electronics and National Semiconductor. Tim is a regular keynote speaker at industry conferences and is well published in business and technology publications.

Areas of expertise include strategy, applications, services, infrastructure and operations. Tim serves as an advisor to global enterprises, government agencies, venture capital firms and startups across numerous industries on a global scale including airline, financial services and healthcare. Tim’s approach focuses on driving business value through key game-changing strategies.

Tim serves on the Board of Directors for Modius and on the Advisory Board for CloudVelox.

Tim holds an MBA in International Business with Honors and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems both from Golden Gate University.