RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, CANADA, June 8, 2007 – Orion Technology Inc. is pleased to announce that Satinath Sarkar, CTO and one of the founders of Orion, has been named one of the top 25 CTOs in the world for 2007. Satinath has officially been announced as a winner of the InfoWorld CTO 25 Award, and joins some very elite company with CTO’s from Motorola, 3Com, VeriSign, TCS, DataSynapse, and more.
Every year, InfoWorld honors senior IT executives who have demonstrated leadership within their companies and in the IT community. Nominations are reviewed and winners selected by the InfoWorld executive editorial team. This year, they're pleased to have a particularly strong group. The CTO 25 features a mix of vendor and customer CTOs, most of whom have been responsible for major initiatives that had substantial impact on their businesses.
"This year's CTO 25 award winners are true visionaries who believe that leading edge technology equals leading edge business," said Steve Fox, InfoWorld editor in chief. "Their constant invention and reinvention of strategic tools, coupled with an eagle eye for business opportunity, provide a blueprint for IT success."
“From my point of view it is Orion’s win rather than my own” commented Satinath Sarkar, CTO of Orion Technology Inc. “Everything that we have been able to do over the years has been due to high level of commitment we have always enjoyed from people in our team.”
Satinath continued, “We have developed a jewel in OnPoint and I look forward to seeing it continue to shine in the new geo-enabled world that is upon us.”
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About Orion Technology Inc.
Orion Technology Inc., based in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada, is a product development and integration company, specializing in web-GIS. Orion's focus is on helping organizations incorporate spatial technology into all facets of their businesses. Orion’s wealth of knowledge in the GIS domain and top-notch GIS software-development expertise has been showcased with its award-winning flagship product OnPoint. OnPoint is enjoying growing support in the GIS community, both domestically and internationally, as a standard for providing geographic data through intuitive Internet and Intranet web-based user interfaces. The newest release of OnPoint provides out-of-the-box implementation capabilities, advanced security, powerful administration tools for customizing and managing your web portal, and unparalleled data and application integration features.
Orion's easy-to-use Web-GIS solutions have helped Orion achieve phenomenal success in securing and delivering projects for reputable clients worldwide - from small organizations to entire countries.
To find out more about Orion and its products, visit www.oriongis.com
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