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Civic Resource Group Founder & CEO, Gregory G. Curtin, Ph.D. among the winners of the “Vision Award” at the World Economic Summit
LOS ANGELES, Calif., November 19, 2014 – Civic Resource Group (CRG) Founder & CEO, Gregory G. Curtin, Ph.D. attended the World Economic Forum Summit on the Global Agenda held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on November 9 – 12 and as a member of The Future of Government Council was among the winners of the “Vision Award” for the Future of Government Smart Toolbox, a report published in June 2014 that addresses the ways technology can help governments improve services, security, transparency and innovation.
The Vision Award is an inaugural award introduced by the World Economic Forum (WEF) to mark and recognize excellence in two distinctive areas. One is developing breakthrough ideas and the other for examples of high impact collaborative action. According to the Forum, “The Future of Government Smart Toolbox ...
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- CIO Review magazine announced that Civic Resource Group (CRG) received a notable inclusion on the CIOReview100 list for its innovative programs and solutions that help civic organizations across the U.S. achieve their goals to become "Smart Cities" in 2014.
The annual CIOReview100 issue recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology (IT). CRG, which provides the know-how for E-Governments, was recognized for its leadership in transitioning governments to the Cloud through its innovative IT platform called CivicConnect™ - using Cloud based applications, big data and analytics to improve public sector agencies' ability to serve their constituents and introduce new technologies to drive consumer adoption of E-Government services.
CivicConnect™ Brings Digital Government to Customers in the U.S. and Beyond:
Based in Los Angeles, C ...
The World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Agenda Council on the Future of Government has launched the “Future of Government Smart Toolbox”, the work of 20 global experts from both public and private sectors, to help governments use technology to build better trust and deliver more efficient public services. Civic Resource Group's Founder and CEO, Gregory G. Curtin, Ph.D., JD, is a key member of the Global Agenda Council on the Future of Government and a major contributor to the report.
"The Future of Government Smart Toolbox demonstrates how technology can enhance government performance by strengthening efforts to reduce corruption and bureaucracy and enhance political representation, service delivery, trust, leadership, security and innovation. The report highlights successful state practices from around the globe in the digital era" - World Economic Forum
In conjunction with the launch of the Future of Government Smart Toolbox report, Civic Resource Group's Founder and CE ...
Civic Resource Group is offering a new CRG Cloud Solution Preparedness Program developed specifically to assist state and local governments plan and initiate their transition to the Cloud. The program includes a “SWAT” team approach to expeditiously deliver key assessments and actionable recommendations. The CRG team utilizes a mix of sophisticated automated assessment tools along with customized advisory services to help clients begin their journey to the Cloud.
Civic Resource Group announced the hiring of John A. Wheeler as President to guide the Company’s growth and expansion plan beginning Spring 2014. John will direct the development and delivery of new Cloud based products and services for the public sector, and oversee the Company’s expansion into new markets and territories. John is a highly successful entrepreneur and former senior executive with such technology heavyweights as Oracle, VMWare, ACS, SAP and others. As part of its expansion plans, the Company also recently opened a new satellite office for public sector Cloud product development and solutions delivery in Rancho Cucamonga in the heart of California’s Inland Empire.