About

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. The philosophy is to take the perspective as your Chief Information Officer (CIO). The focus is to assist organizations moving from traditional IT to transformational IT.

Tim M. CrawfordTim Crawford Framed

Tim Crawford is ranked as one of the Top 100 Most Social CIOs and Top 100 Cloud Experts and Influencers. Tim is a strategic CIO & advisor to CIOs, government and large global enterprise organizations across a number of industries including high-tech, financial services, healthcare, and major airlines. Tim’s work differentiates and catapults organizations in transformative ways through the use of technology as a strategic lever.

Tim is an internationally renowned CIO thought leader in the areas of IT transformation, Cloud Computing, Data Centers, Data Analytics 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 serves on the Board of Directors for Modius, 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.

Honors & Awards

Top 100 Most Social CIOs on Twitter 2016 (#7)

Cloud: Top 100 Influencers and Brands for 2016

Top 50 Cloud Computing Bloggers

Top 100 Most Social CIOs on Twitter 2015

Top 100 Cloud Computing Experts on Twitter

Top Cloud Computing Influencers

Top-100 Bloggers of Cloud Computing

Top-50 Bloggers of Cloud Computing

SIM Leader of the Year Nominee