Oakland County was awarded with the 2013 Digital Government Achievement Award for its eCommerce Expansion from the Center for Digital Government.
Oakland County received 2013 Achievement Awards for MI Great Artist:Visual Art Competition, MI Trade SchoolVersal Code, Web Content and eCommerce Methodology from the National Association of Counties.

Oakland County was ranked fourth in the nation by the Center for Digital Government in their 2013 Digital Counties Survey.

Deputy County Executive/CIO, Phil Bertolini received the 2012 White House Champions of Change Award and was also a finalist in Crain’s Detroit CIO of the Year.


 Past Awards

 

Oakland County has been recognized in 2012 as being one of ten city, county and state governments as the country's leaders in the innovative application of Web 2.0 technologies and civic/social media tools by the Public Technology Institute (PTI).

Oakland County's G2G Cloud Solutions and Property Gateway were both awarded with the 2012 Digital Government Achievement Award from the Center for Digital Government.
Oakland County was ranked second in the nation by the Center for Digital Government in their 2012 Digital Counties Survey.
Oakland County received 2012 Achievement Awards for Transparency Dashboard and Best of Category for G2G Cloud Solutions from the National Association of Counties.

Oakland County placed second in the 2011 Best of the Web County Portal Category by the Center for Digital Government.

 
Oakland County's Mobile Touch was awarded with a 2011 Digital Government Achievement Award from the Center for Digital Government.
  
Oakland County was ranked fourth in the nation by the Center for Digital Government in their 2011 Digital Counties Survey.
 
 
Oakland County received 2011 Achievement Awards for Advanced Payment System for Local Municipalities, Mobile TouchNetVolunteers from the National Association of Counties.
 
 
Oakland County placed third in the 2010 Best of the Web County Portal Category by the Center for Digital Government.
 
Oakland County's Destination Oakland Portal was awarded with a 2010 Digital Government Achievement Award from the Center for Digital Government.  Honorable mention also went to Oakland County's Cost Reduction/Investment Blog, on the County’s employee Intranet.
 
Oakland County was ranked fifth in the nation by the Center for Digital Government in their 2010 Digital Counties Survey.
 
Oakland County received 2010 Achievement Awards for the Cost Reduction/Investment Blog, Cross-Boundary Email/Texting Alert Network, Health and Human Services Communication Portal (HHSCP), and Personal Property eFile from the National Association of Counties.
 
Oakland County has been named the most digitally advanced county in America by the Center for Digital Government and the National Association of Counties (NACo) in their 2009 Digital Counties Survey. The 2009 Digital Counties Survey is an annual study by the Center and NACo which identifies best practices and recognizes those counties with exemplary digital service to their citizens.
 
Oakland County was awarded the 2009 Best Application Serving a Public Organization award for its Cost Reduction/Investment Blog, by the State of Michigan and Government Technology Magazine. In addition, the Oakland County Video Center also won an award for the 2009 Best Application Serving the Public.
 
Oakland County has won two international 2009 Digital Government Achievement Awards from the Center for Digital Government for our Video Center and Blogin’ Café.

Oakland County received 2009 Achievement Awards for the Video Center, Blogin' Café and the Animal Control Census System from the National Association of Counties.

 
Oakland County was named the number one government website in the 2008 Best of the Web County Portal Category by the Center for Digital Government.
 
Oakland County was awarded the 2008 Best Application Serving a Public Organization's Business Needs Award by the State of Michigan and Government Technology Magazine.
 
Oakland County was ranked second in the nation by the Center for Digital Government in their 2008 Digital Counties Survey.
 
Oakland County received 2008 Achievement Awards, for the Podcasts Project and the e-Gov Sharing Network, from the National Association of Counties.
 
Oakland County and Canton Public Safety were awarded with the 2007 Best IT Collaboration Amongst Organizations Award, by the State of Michigan and Government Technology Magazine.
 
Oakland County placed second in the 2007 Best of the Web County Portal Category by the Center for Digital Government.
 
Oakland County's Mobile Services was awarded with a 2007 Digital Government Achievement Award from the Center for Digital Government.
 
Oakland County was ranked 6th in the nation by the Center for Digital Government in their 2007 Digital Counties Survey.
 
Oakland County received 2007 Achievement Awards, for the Mobile Services Pilot and the Floodplain Redelineation Project from the National Association of Counties.
 
Oakland County received the 2007 VIP Vision Award for innovative use of products in IT management by Computer Associates.
 
Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson and Deputy County Executive/CIO Phil Bertolini were named among Government Technology's Top 25 Doers, Dreamers and Drivers of 2007 who are shaping the future of government.
 
Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson and Deputy County Executive/CIO Phil Bertolini were named among Government Technology's Top 25 Doers, Dreamers and Drivers of 2007 who are shaping the future of government.
 
Oakland County was recognized with three 2006 Excellence in Technology Awards by the State of Michigan and Government Technology Magazine at the 2006 Michigan Digital Government Summit:
  • Phil Bertolini, Oakland County Deputy Executive Chief Information Officer, Visionary Award
  • Identity and Access Management, Best Application Serving a Public Organization's Business Needs Award
    OakVideo, Most Innovative Use of Technology Award
 
 
The Center for Digital Government recognized Oakland County's OakVideo with a 2006 Digital Government Achievement Award.  Oakland County was also named as a 2006 Best of the Web County Portal Finalist by the Center for Digital Government.
 
Oakland County was ranked 4th in the country by the Center for Digital Government in their 2006 Digital Counties Survey. Oakland County was also ranked in the Top Ten Digital Governments for 2005.
 
Oakland County's OakVideo digital arraignment system was named a 2006 CIO Magazine Top 100 Award Honoree.
 
2006 Achievement Awards, awarded by the National Association of Counties, were given to Oakland County's Criminal Justice Data Warehouse and the Department of Information Technology's Identity and Access Management Program.
 
2005 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties were given to the Oakland County CLEMIS Community CrimeWatch law enforcement Web site program and the OakSource enterprise portal and employee self-service human resources system.
 
Michigan Excellence in Technology Visionary Award, was awarded to Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson by the State of Michigan for leading Oakland County into a time of unprecedented and robust economic growth, using technology as a primary tool in the way Oakland County provides government services.
 
Oakland County was named among the 2004 Agile 100 by CIO Magazine.
 
2004 CIO of the Year, awarded to Phil Bertolini, Oakland County Director of Information Technology by Automation Alley.
 
2004 Achievement Awards were given to Oakland County's Vital Records online service, eHealth well and septic permitting application, and the Department of Information Technology's Thin Client program by the National Association of Counties.
 
2004 Best IT Project, awarded to Oakland County's Vital Records online service by the Michigan Association of Governmental Computer Users.
 
2004 Best of the Web county portal finalist, awarded to Oakland County by the Center for Digital Government.
 
2002 eGovernance Silver Award of Distinction, awarded to Oakland County by the National Academy of Public Administration.
 
2002 Favorite Michigan Web Sites, awarded to Oakland County by the Detroit Free Press.