Category Archives: CIO-Plus Series

CIO-Plus Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part CIO-Plus series in Forbes
The CIO-Plus series in Forbes explores the trend of CIOs who are taking on more C-level titles. Most CIOs where many hats. The good news is, those hats are getting more strategic.

Jenny Craig And Curves CIO Leads Service Operations And Customer Experience

Abe Lietz, CIO of Jenny Craig and Curves International
Peter High interviews the CIO of Jenny Craig and Curves. They discuss Abe’s position as CIO, how he has taken on additional responsibilities beyond that role, some of Jenny Craig/Curves’ strategic priorities for the future, and a variety of other topics.

Renault-Nissan’s CIO-Plus Drives Advances In The Internet Of Things

Celso Guiotoko, CIO of Nissan-Renault
Peter High interviews the CIO of Nissan-Renault, Celso Guitoko, and they discuss some of the challenges of managing a global IT organization, among other topics

The CIO Leads Innovation And Purchasing At $8 Billion Ferrovial

The CIO Leads Innovation and Purchasing at $8 Billion Ferrovial
Peter High discusses innovation with Federico Florez Gutierrez, CIO-plus at Ferrovial. They discuss his role as CIO, among other topics

Mike Gioja Of Paychex’s Career Ascent To Lead IT And Product Management And Development

Mike Gioja Of Paychex’s Career Ascent To Lead IT And Product Management And Development
Peter High discusses with Mike Gioja, SVP IT and Product Management & Development of Paychex, his rise to the role and his journey to becoming a CIO Plus leading the Product Management & Development group.

Forbes CIO-plus Series: Vic Bhagat, EMC

Vic Bhagat, EVP Enterprise Business Solutions and CIO of EMC, discusses his path to becoming CIO of EMC and extending those responsibilities by becoming a CIO-Plus with Metis Strategy.

Forbes CIO-plus Series: Linda Reed, Atlantic Health System

A Registered Nurse Becomes CIO-Plus
Peter High speaks with Linda Reed, CIO-Plus of Atlantic Health System, who improves the company’s top and bottom line with a practitioner’s perspective.

Forbes CIO-plus Series: Joe Topinka, Red Wing Shoes

A CIO and Marketing Executive
Peter High speaks with Joe Topinka, CIO-plus of Red Wing Shoes, who improves the company’s top and bottom line with tech-enabled multichannel marketing strategies.

Why Ambitious Executives Should Spend Time as a CIO, video in Forbes

Peter High conducts a video interview with Ben Allen on why CIO is a critical career step in business leadership
Ben Allen is an executive that has gone from being a business unit president, to a global CIO, and back to being president of Marsh & McLennan Agency (MMA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh.

Forbes CIO-plus Series: Filippo Passerini, Procter & Gamble

CIO and President of Global Business Services- a “non-traditional” CIO powering P&G through analytics
Peter High speaks with Filippo Passerini of Procter & Gamble, who powers the $84 billion company with advanced analytics and diligent strategic planning.