System Integrator of the Year judges

Eight judges were involved in selecting the 2015 System Integrator of the Year winners.


The judges for CFE Media's 2015 System Integrator of the Year competition were:

  • Paul Barnard: Insurance program manager for the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA) and president of Taylor Gembridge financial advisors.
  • Bob Vavra: Content manager for Plant Engineering.
  • Mark Hoske: Content manager for Control Engineering.
  • Dennis Brandl: President and founder of BR&L Consulting and a Control Engineering columnist focusing on manufacturing IT.
  • Don Roberts: CSIA auditor and principal of Exotek, a management-consulting firm focused on the engineering and system integration industry.
  • Steve Rourke: Co-founder of CFE Media, parent company of Plant Engineering, Control Engineering, and Consulting-Specifying Engineer.
  • Vance VanDoren, PhD, P.E.: Contributing content specialist for Control Engineering.
  • Shari Worthington: President of Telesian Technology, a marketing and e-business services firm specializing in the industrial automation market.

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