As Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, John Swieringa is responsible for enterprise information technology strategy and operations at DISH. Swieringa joined DISH in 2007 and was most recently responsible for software development and enterprise systems architecture as Vice President of IT Application Development and Architecture. Swieringa spent the first 10 years of his career working in Corporate Finance for DISH and other Fortune 500 companies, before making the switch to IT. He was recently recognized by IDG’s CIO magazine and the CIO Executive Council as a recipient of a 2014 CIO Ones to Watch™ Award honoring future CIOs who have demonstrated leadership, drive, innovation and delivered value to their business. He earned his Bachelor’s degree from Bucknell University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Denver's Daniels College of Business.