Awards ceremonies tend to go longer than expected, but in┬áCorinne Charette’s case, there were only minutes left for her to accept the inaugural CIO of the Year award before she had to run and catch a plane.

The Treasury Board Secretariat’s top CIO was on hand last month at ITAC’s second-annual Ingenious Awards, which also honoured Brenda Hoffmann, CIO for TMX Group, as the country’s most accomplished technology executives.

Read CanadianCIO’s December issue for in-depth interviews with both winners, along with stories about Don Tapscott, sentiment analysis and much more.