Ronald Charles Bonig, 2009 Honoree

Vice president, CIO
The George Washington University
Favorite vice:
"Very, very dark and peaty scotch."
Title you'd like to hold someday:
Retired CIO
Write your own epitaph:
"I'm actually in Rio!"
Favorite gadget:
"My favorite corkscrew. I got it from my best man 40 years ago."
People you'd invite to your dream dinner party:
Teddy Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan, John Adams and Thomas Jefferson
Your recreational best:
"Double diamonds in 22 inches of powder."
Favorite movie or TV show:
"National Lampoon's Animal House -- I can see all my friends in it."
What about you would surprise the people who you work with?
"I once choreographed a college production."
Leadership philosophy in a nutshell:
"You lead people and manage processes ... don't get those two reversed! And standards, systems and procedures are your safety net, not your burden. Let them keep you from making a career-limiting mistake!"
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