SOURCE: Lincoln Trust Company

August 24, 2010 21:03 ET

Lincoln Trust Company Recognized by CIO Magazine as One of the CIO 100 Award Honorees

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - August 24, 2010) -  IDG's CIO magazine awarded Lincoln Trust Company, one of the largest independent providers of trust and custodial services in the country, the 2010 CIO 100. The 23rd annual award program recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology (IT).

"This year's CIO 100 awards draws well-deserved attention to companies that are not only innovating with IT but creating genuine business value as well," said Maryfran Johnson, Editor in Chief of CIO magazine & Events. "These winning companies and their IT organizations are an inspiration to businesses everywhere."

"We are honored to be named the winner of the 2010 CIO 100. Our ability to take new technologies and integrate them for innovative solutions has helped us improve our operational efficiencies and improve customer experience," said Helen Cousins, Executive Vice President and CIO Lincoln Trust Company. "Business Process Improvement is now part of our culture." The 2010 CIO 100 awards were presented at the Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, at the twelfth annual CIO 100 Symposium® and Awards Ceremony.

About Lincoln Trust Company
Lincoln Trust Company is among the country's leading independent providers of self-directed IRAs, in addition to providing recordkeeping, administrative, and custodial services to 401(k) and other defined contribution plans. Lincoln Trust's extensive alternative asset expertise attracts a wide variety of business and personal retirement plans that want the flexibility to invest beyond traditional assets, including purchasing real estate in an IRA or other retirement plan. For more information, visit or call 1-800-525-2124.

About CIO Magazine
CIO produces award-winning content and community resources for information technology executives thriving and prospering in this fast-paced era of business, as well as create opportunities for information technology and consumer marketers to reach them. The CIO portfolio includes, CIO magazine (launched in 1987), CIO Executive Programs and the CIO Executive Council. CIO properties provide business technology leaders with analysis and insight on information technology trends and a keen understanding of IT's role in achieving business goals.

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