Our Esteemed Panel of Judges

Who are this year’s judges? It’s always tough choosing qualified, neutral judges. Currently we have selected five judges for the finals. We reserve the right to add, subtract or substitute judges prior to the finalist phase.

  • Alan Shimel, founder and editor-in-chief, Techstrong Group, Inc.
  • Jayne Groll, CEO and co-founder, DevOps Institute
  • Mitch Ashley, principal, TechStrong Research and CTO, Techstrong Group, Inc.
  • John Willis, senior director, Red Hat Global Transformation Office
  • Helen Beal, chief ambassador, DevOps Institute