Jay Nath named San Francisco chief innovation officer

 
 

The San Francisco Chronicle reports that Jay Nath has been appointed Chief Innovation Officer for the City and County of San Francisco. More about Nath at here on GovFresh and SF.GovFresh.

Nath on the value of a city innovation officer:

My interview with Nath, then Director of Innovation, and SF Chief Information Officer Jon Walton:

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Nath presents at sf.govfresh, Sept. 1, 2010, San Francisco:

 
 

Luke Fretwell is co-founder and CEO of ProudCity, and the founder of GovFresh. He advises civic leaders and businesses on how to best leverage digital strategies to create more effective, collaborative governments. He has written about government IT for Federal Computer Week, NextGov, FedScoop, StateScoop and FierceGovernment, and has been referenced by the Washington Post and Fast Company on civic technology issues. He has worked with a number of government-focused companies and media, including CivicActions, NuCivic and FedScoop and has been involved in broad-focused community efforts, such as GovPress, CityCamp, CivicMeet, Agile Government Leadership and Open Source for America. Connect with him on Twitter and LinkedIn.