Dr. Jonathan Reichental, currently the CIO for Palo Alto, is a multiple award-winning technology leader whose 30-year career has spanned both the private and public sectors.
In 2016 he was named one of the top 20 most influential CIOs in the United States, and by 2017, he was enlisted as one of the top 100 CIOs in the world. Dr. Reichental is also recognized as a global thought leader on a number of emerging trends including urban innovation and blockchain technology. He also won a best CIO in Silicon Valley award. His innovative work in government has also been recognized by the White House.
Dr. Reichental works with his teams to apply technology innovation in organizations to create new value and to enable work to be more meaningful and fun. He is a popular writer and online host, producing several highly successful online courses with LinkedIn Learning. He co-authored The Apps Challenge Playbook and he is a frequent public speaker on a wide range of technology- and business-related topics. He co-hosts the popular podcast, Drinking Wine Talking Tech.