Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and equipment, today announced that it has been named as a recipient of a 2020 IDG CIO 100 Award. This annual awards program highlights organizations around the world that drive information technology excellence both operationally and strategically. This is the second year that Oshkosh has received this distinction.
The annual CIO 100 Awards celebrate 100 organizations and the teams within them that are using information technology in innovative ways to deliver business value, whether by creating competitive advantage, optimizing business processes, enabling growth or improving relationships with customers.
“We are honored to receive this award for the second consecutive year, which highlights our team’s continued focus on driving strategic and operational value to the business. Our Digital Technology team is continually looking for ways to find innovative solutions to solve business challenges,” said Anupam Khare, Oshkosh Corporation Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer.
“Today’s most successful companies are using IT to deliver business value, whether by enabling growth, optimizing business processes, or improving relationships with customers,” said Adam Dennison, SVP & General Manager, IDG Events and Publisher, CIO. “We are honored to showcase the technology innovation shown by this year’s CIO 100 winners and look forward to celebrating their accomplishments at the CIO 100 Symposium & Awards Ceremony in August.”
Executives from the winning companies will be recognized at the CIO 100 Symposium & Awards Ceremony on the evening of August 19 at the Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.
In addition to being named one of IDG’s CIO 100 award recipients, Oshkosh has also been listed as one of Barron’s “100 Most Sustainable Companies,” an “Industry Mover” in the S&P Sustainability Yearbook, part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere and was recognized on Newsweek’s “America’s Most Responsible Companies 2020” list.
About Oshkosh Corporation
At Oshkosh (NYSE: OSK), we make innovative, mission-critical equipment to help everyday heroes advance communities around the world. Headquartered in Wisconsin, Oshkosh Corporation employs more than 15,000 team members worldwide, all united behind a common cause: to make a difference in people’s lives. Oshkosh products can be found in more than 150 countries under the brands of JLG®, Pierce®, Oshkosh® Defense, McNeilus®, IMT®, Frontline™, Jerr-Dan®, Oshkosh® Airport Products, CON-E-CO® and London™. For more information, visit oshkoshcorp.com.
®, ™ All brand names referred to in this news release are trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.
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