President Obama plans to announce today that Vivek Kundra, chief technology officer for the District, will be the federal chief information officer, according to two administration officials.D.C. Tech Chief Headed For White House Slot - washingtonpost.com
It's a job that did not exist in previous administrations; Obama, who leveraged social networks, text messages and other Internet tools on the campaign trail, promised to create a technology czar with the aim of helping the government operate more efficiently.
Thursday, March 5, 2009
D.C. Tech Chief Headed For White House Slot - washingtonpost.com
Posted by Anthony J. Pennings, PhD at 9:15 AM