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Contact: Carrie Braun, Public Information Manager, (714) 788-8060, Carrie.Braun@ocgov.com
County Receives 20 Awards for Innovation and Achievement
Santa Ana, CA (May 25, 2017) — The County of Orange received a total of 20 awards in May 2017, including 16 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo) and four Golden Hub of Innovation awards from the Association of California Cities-Orange County (ACC-OC).
Among these, the initiative to create a new, shared-services Orange County Information Technology (OCIT) organization was designated “Best of Category” in the NACo category for County Administration and Management. Charles Eckstrom, Assistant Chief Information Officer, also received the Innovator of the Year Award from ACC-OC for his work championing innovation as the key to public policy solutions. Continue reading