Honors & Awards


Customer and client engagements

  • Digital Publishing and Advertising (DPAC). Best in Show – Overall: American Express OPEN Forum©
  • Digital Publishing and Advertising (DPAC). Best Branded Social Media Community: American Express OPEN Forum©
  • Magazine Industry News Association. Award for Best Community/Social Network: Rodale Belly-Off© Enterprise Social Network
  • American Marketing Association. Effie Award, Retail Category: Kodak Idea Center© Enterprise Social Network
    (This consumer-facing enterprise social network is now Shutterfly.com)
  • Confidential US Government Agency. Honorary Service Medal


  • Amgen CEO Staff. Operational Excellence Achievement Award:
    R&D Business Transformation Program Leadership
  • Time Warner CEO Staff. Top 10 Products of the Year: OnTarget™ multi-channel Marketing Automation Platform
  • AOL Marketing & Member Development. Hard Hat Lifetime Achievement Award (one of only four recipients in history)
  • AOL Technologies. President’s Award: Year 2000 Program leadership
  • AOL Technologies. Product Development Award: Smart Transfer™
  • Lockheed Martin Information Services Sector. President’s Award:
    Information Security Services for a US Government Client


  • Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Executive Masters in Technology Management (EMTM) and Wharton Interactive Media Initiative (WIMI): Technology and Business Strategy in the Age of Social Networks Speaker and panelist, and contributor, Opportunity and Risk in the Age of Social Networks
  • US National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA). Critical Design Review Special Commendation for Project Phoenix
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Rocket Propulsion Design Competition, Winner
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Early induction into Sigma Gamma Tau Honors Society

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