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What is Chief Technology Officer Allan Frank’s City of Philadelphia legacy?

Technically Philadelphia
Written by: Christopher Wink


No last-minute, top-level transitions of strategy or resources will need to be made today in the Division of Technology.

Today is the final, official day in which Allan Frank will serve as the City of Philadelphia’s first cabinet-level Chief Technology Officer, but the transition will happen quietly. After all, even though his leaving was only announced in November, Frank says his interim successor Tommy Jones, whom we interviewed last week, has been learning the big lessons since taking the deputy role at the end of 2009.