Category Archives: All Column Pieces

Workday Hires New CIO Diana McKenzie From Amgen

Diana Mackenzie, Chief Information Officer of Workday
A CIO is on the move. Diana Mackenzie, formerly of Amgen, will be moving to Workday

Monsanto CIO Jim Swanson Leads A Digital Revolution Of The World’s Oldest Industry

Jim Swanson, Chief Information Officer of Monsanto
Peter High interviews Jim Swanson, CIO of Monsanto. They discuss the impact of digital in the agriculture industry, how he aligns his IT organization with the needs of business partners and Monsanto customers, as well as his path across multiple organizations, as well as a variety of other topics

The CIO’s First 100 Days Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part CIO’s First 100 Days series in Forbes
The CIO’s First 100 Days series in Forbes explores what the CIOs at some of the world’s most recognizable firms did, and what they could have done differently at the onset of their tenure.

IBM Watson Head Mike Rhodin On The Future Of Artificial Intelligence

Mike Rhodin, Senior Vice President and Head of IBM Watson
Peter High interviews Mike Rhodin, the head behind Watson at IBM. They discuss how Watson is a key area for the future within IBM, the security concerns with artificial intelligence, and the future of AI within organizations, as well as a variety of other topics

Forbes CIO Summit Features World Class Speakers And Attendees And CIO Growth Champions Award

Peter High talks about the upcoming Forbes CIO Summit at Half Moon Bay, former attendees, and the CIO Growth Champions Award in partnership with Metis Strategy

The Best Technology Stories of 2015

Peter High compiles a list of some of the most interesting technology stories from the year as a send-off to 2015.

NetApp’s CIO Helps Drive The Company’s Transformation and Innovation By Being Customer One

Cynthia Stoddard, Chief Information Officer of Netapp
Peter High interviews Cynthia Stoddard, CIO of Netapp about her career path, the IT strategy currently in place at Netapp, and innovation amongst other topics.

CenturyLink CIO Highlights Agile, Job Rotations, And Digital Transformation As Keys To Innovation

Bill Bradley, Chief Information Officer of CenturyLink
Peter High interviews Bill Bradley, CIO of CenturyLink. They discuss how CenturyLink is evolving its business model, how IT champions Agile development, and other topics.

Deutsche Bank Appoints Pascal Boillat As CIO And Head Of Operations, Corporate & Investment Banking

Pascal Boillat, Chief Information Officer and Head of Operations, Corporate & Investment Banking of Deutsche Bank
A CIO is on the move. Pascal Boillat, long-time executive at Fannie Mae, will be moving to Deutsche Bank

How Brian Lesser Built A Billion Dollar Digital Business Within WPP In Less Than Five Years

Brian Lesser, Chief Executive Officer of Xaxis
Peter High interviews Brian Lesser, the CEO of Xaxis, a billion dollar division within WPP whose goal is to make advertising welcome. They discuss cultural changes, his career trajectory, the future of advertising, and a variety of other topics.