J. Peter Blake

The 2015 James B. Porter, Jr. Award for Technology Leadership, was presented to J. Peter Blake of Hatch. Peter has been a highly visible advocate for technology advancement within Hatch and throughout the industry. In addition to the leadership roles Peter has provided in Fiatech, he has also been very active in promoting technology advancement in many other industry organizations where he has also been recognized for his leadership.

Peter has an ability to focus on the key issues and speak with clarity on the benefits and results to be achieved. He is a visionary leader who sees the big picture on the opportunity technology provides and drives forward the implementation of new technology work practices with a level-headed pragmatic approach defining clear benefits and value.