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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.

Why Dunkin’ Brands’ CIO Was Asked to Lead Strategy As Well

Jack Clare, Chief Information and Strategy Officer of Dunkin’ Brands
Peter High interviews Jack Clare, the Chief Information and Strategy Officer of Dunkin’ Brands. They discuss how he rose to his role as CIO-Plus including his responsibilities as the head of strategy at the organization, how other CIOs can follow in his footsteps, and why he thinks CIOs are uniquely equipped to handle the strategy creation of organizations.

Bloomin’ Brands’ CIO Has Led Digital, eCommerce, Human Resources, and Supply Chain Strategy

Donagh Herlihy, Executive Vice President of Digital and Chief Information Officer of Bloomin’ Brands
Peter High interviews Donagh Herlihy, EVP of Digital and CIO at Bloomin’ Brands. They discuss the digital customer journey, mobile technology, and how Digital should be led within an organization, as well as a variety of other topics.

Gerri Martin-Flickinger Named First Ever CTO Of Starbucks

Gerri Martin-Flickinger, Chief Technology Officer of Starbucks
Peter High reports on updates to the career path of former Forum on World Class IT Interviewee Gerri Martin-Flickinger, former CIO of Adobe, as she joins Starbucks as Chief Technology Officer

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop CIO Has a Hunger for Tech, by Peter High in CIO Insight

Jason Smylie, CIO of Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop, talks about his role as Chief Information Officer
Jason Smylie talks about the growth of Capriotti’s, his career path and how he has developed his personal brand online and a Twitter following 24,000 strong.

From Acquired To Leading the Acquirer: Stewart McCutcheon’s Journey At Ecolab

From Acquired To Leading the Acquirer: Stewart McCutcheon’s Journey At Ecolab
Peter High discusses with Stewart McCutcheon, EVP and CIO of Ecolab, his rise to the role, his journey through the acquisition of Nalco as well as his priorities and goals in the first 100 days leading the IT organization of the B2B colossus.

Forbes Strategic CIO Series: Chris Laping, CIO & SVP, Business Transformation of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers

Chris Laping, CIO & SVP, Business Transformation of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
Chris Laping discusses with Peter High his rise to becoming a strategic CIO taking on the role of de facto head of Strategy for Red Robin.

Forbes CIO-plus Series: Chris Laping, Red Robin Gourmet Burgers

CIO and SVP of Business Transformation- a leader of change management
In an installment of the CIO-Plus Series in Peter High’s Forbes Technovation column, Chris Laping, SVP of Business Transformation and CIO of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers talks about how to be a change agent from the perch of IT leader.

The Emergence of the CIO-Plus, series in Forbes

Peter High commences his series on the “CIO-Plus” for Forbes
Most CIOs where many hats. The good news is, those hats are getting more strategic. In his Technovation column, Peter High explores the trend of CIOs who are taking on more C-level titles.

Backstage Pass: The CIO as a Transformative Leader, video interview with Red Robin CIO Chris Laping and Peter High

Video interview on “The CIO as a Transformative Leader”
Video of Peter High and Chris Laping, CIO of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, speaking with XChange Events at their Midsize Enterprise Summit 2012 in San Antonio, Texas after their on-stage interview for the Forum on World Class IT.