Richard Hannah is currently Vice-President, Information Services with Gibson Energy located in Calgary. He is responsible for all strategic and operational aspects of Information Technology for the $5.5B+ North American based company (YE2015 Revenue). During his 3 years at Gibsons Richard has lead a major IT applications and infrastructure transformation including moving many workloads to the cloud. He has over 30 years of Information Technology experience starting in operations, then into software development before moving into various senior management positions with large Canadian companies. Prior to his appointment at Gibsons he was SVP, IS & CIO at The Brick, VP, IS with The Forzani Group and also held various senior IT positions with Shaw Communications. Richard holds an MBA with a major in Information Technology Management from Athabasca University, a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of New Brunswick and a technology diploma from the New Brunswick Community College.