The California Technology Agency’s Program Management Office (PMO) was named as one of the three finalists in the prestigious, international 2011 PMO of the Year Award. Sponsored by PM Solutions and the Project Management Institute (PMI®) Project Management Office Community of Practice, the annual award recognizes significant and innovative project management achievements. Previous award recipients include IBM, Dell and Cisco. The Technology Agency’s PMO was the only finalist from the public sector in the award competition.
Since its creation in 2008, the Technology Agency’s PMO has quickly become a recognized leader in the state’s program and project management. In 2010, the PMO was awarded a Carnegie Mellon Maturity Model Level III designation for process excellence. In May 2011, the PMO was awarded the Best of California Award for “Best IT Collaboration Among Organizations” from the Center for Digital Government.