Learn more about Adopt Technologies newest board of advisors member, Rob Lloyd, in this article published online in In Business Magazine.
Adopt Technologies, a turnkey cloud-based IT solutions provider for small and medium-sized businesses, today announced that Rob Lloyd, chief information officer for the City of San Jose, Calif., the self-proclaimed capital of Silicon Valley, has been elected to the company’s board of advisors.
“We are honored to welcome Rob to our board of advisors,” said Ryan Treisman, chief technology officer of Adopt Technologies. “His impressive experience in the technology, government and utilities sectors coupled with his ability to drive technology operations and initiatives for major organizations, will provide valuable perspectives and guidance for Adopt Technologies.”
Lloyd served as the chief information officer for the City of Avondale, Ariz. where he headed technology projects and operations across the organization, covering police, fire, utilities, economic development, family services and more. During his time with the city, Avondale was named one of the top 10 digital cities of America for five consecutive years by the Center for Digital Government. Over the past two decades, he directed eGovernment, budget and IT planning for the City of Colorado Springs, Colo. Lloyd also served as the chief of technologies for Colorado Parks and Wildlife and completed a turnaround as the CIO and telecommunications utility director at the City of Ashland, Ore.
Under Lloyd’s leadership, many of the municipalities he has served have earned awards and recognition for innovation, engagement, and operational excellence through technology. He also currently serves as the president of AZCIO, the municipal IT leadership association for Arizona.
“Adopt Technologies has the record of customer success that will allow them to grow into something tremendous,” said Lloyd. “I’m looking forward to working with Adopt’s team to help set a responsive technology strategy that benefits their customers, as well as enhancing the shared bottom line.”
Lloyd’s IT acumen allows Adopt to undertake on systems and infrastructure related to architecture, planning and budgeting, cybersecurity, vendor management, customer service initiatives and systems support and management efficiencies.