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2009 CGIA Awards Winners

The winners of this year's CGIA Awards were announced at the CalGIS conference in Sacramento, CA. The 2009 pool of nominees, submitted by their peers, well represented the diversity and strength of GIS around the state. The award winners, in the estimation of the judging committee, displayed exemplary implementation, innovation and success.

And the winners are:

Chairman's Award
for exemplary service to the California GIS community:
John Ellison,
California Resources Agency
Outstanding Contributions in the Promotion, Innovation,
and Use of Geospatial Technologies


Exemplary Systems Award for outstanding GIS implementation:
Janet Hansen,
City of Los Angeles Office of Historic Resources
Historic Resources Field Survey Tool

Advancement of Collaboration Award: 
Mike Cohen, San Bernardino County Information Services Department, Application Development Division
Aerial Imagery Acquisition Project

Outstanding Internet Presentation Award: 
Matt Brown & Mayda Portillo
San Diego County Water Authority
WaterSmart Target Application

Excellence in Education Award: 
Chris Lewis,
California State University, Chico
Ann Johnson,
C3GIS (California Community Colleges Geospatial Information Support)

Congratulations to all of the nominees and winners!