WAYZATA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TCF National Bank (TCF Bank), a subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation (TCF) (NYSE: TCF), today announced that its chief information officer, Tom Butterfield, won the 2019 CIO of the Year ORBIE Award in the Large Enterprise category from the Twin Cities CIO Leadership Association. Mr. Butterfield accepted the award at a ceremony held Friday, April 26th at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis.
Mr. Butterfield joined TCF Bank as chief information officer in March 2015 where he oversees the enterprise information technology function including infrastructure, service delivery and application development. He has more than two decades of leadership in technology strategy across multiple industries, and holds an MBA from Drake University.
“Congratulations to Tom Butterfield on this well-deserved recognition,” said Craig Dahl, chairman and CEO at TCF Financial Corporation. “As the first CIO in our company’s history, Tom has been instrumental in transforming our IT function by focusing on people and process and by providing scalable technology solutions that better meet our business needs today and in the future. I’m especially proud of the work Tom and our entire team did to introduce and evolve our digital banking experience, which continues to receive rave reviews from our customers.”
“I want to thank the Twin Cities CIO Leadership Association and my peers for recognizing me with this honor,” said Tom Butterfield, CIO at TCF Financial Corporation. “I’m especially proud of the work the entire TCF Bank IT team has done to partner with and empower our banking business. I accept this award on behalf of the entire TCF Bank IT team as these past few years truly have been a team effort.”
The CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards is a technology executive recognition program that honors chief information officers who have demonstrated excellence in technology leadership. Finalists and winners are selected by an independent peer review process, led by prior ORBIE recipients, based upon the size and scope of responsibilities, leadership and management effectiveness, business value created by technology innovation and engagement in industry and community endeavors.
TCF is a Wayzata, Minnesota-based national bank holding company. As of March 31, 2019, TCF had $24 billion in total assets and 312 bank branches in Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, South Dakota and Wisconsin providing retail and commercial banking services. TCF, through its subsidiaries, also conducts commercial leasing and equipment finance business in all 50 states and commercial inventory finance business in all 50 states and Canada. For more information about TCF, visit tcfbank.com.
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