Pivot is a network of Manitoba schools and industry partners on a mission to inspire youth to pursue careers in tech. Our industry partners open their doors to students in the Pivot network and showcase the best of their organization. The real-world work experiences help spark students’ curiosity, proving that tech holds immense possibilities for them.
Dennis Batacan, Executive Director, Digital Transformation
Quite simply, Dennis is a problem-solver. His desire to help people solve complex problems and build solutions is what steered him towards a career in tech. Dennis’s career has taken many paths and he began as a Systems Analyst and Software Tester intern. From project management and business architecture, to leadership and teaching roles, Dennis brings a wealth of knowledge to the mentorship program. Dennis currently instructs at the University of Winnipeg PACE (Professional Applied and Continuing Education) and is the Executive Director, Digital Transformation at the Government of Manitoba.
Dennis is an instrumental supporter of workplace mentorships in the Business Transformation and Technology division, connecting students with mentors in Web Design, Software Development, Digital Transformation and Desktop Support.
About Business Transformation and Technology
Business Transformation and Technology under central Services Department is Manitoba Government’s Provider of IT Service.