Michael H. Collison, 2009 Honoree

Director, IS operations and software integration
Auto Warehousing Co.
Tacoma, , Wash.
Favorite vice:
"Playing too many video games."
Passion outside of work:
"Spending time with my kids."
Twenty years ago, I was ...
"moving and replacing Wyse terminals."
In high school, I should have been voted "Most Likely to ..."
"Not know what he wanted out of life."
Leadership philosophy in a nutshell:
"Lead by example and try to enable those who report to me to use their skills to complete their projects. I try to give them direction and the tools to get the job done and then try to get out of their way."
Energy-smart initiative:
"Our proprietary systems control all vehicle movement in our facilities. Each time a vehicle is relocated, it must be driven to its new location and parked. By reducing moves, we cut fuel consumption, which lowers costs and emissions. Since we handle 5.5
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