Category Archives: 4. IT and Business Partnership

One Of The First Board-Level CIOs Shares Insights From 14 Years Worth Of Experience

One Of The First Board-Level CIOs Shares Insights From 14 Years Worth Of Experience
Peter High discusses the unique journey of Gregor Bailar as one of the pioneers in Board-level CIOs. Bailar provides his advise and insight into the future of CIOs on Boards and how aspiring CIOs can rise to the task.

Former Mexican President, Vicente Fox, Pushes Mexico To Become Technology Hub

Former Mexican President, Vicente Fox, Pushes Mexico To Become Technology Hub
Peter High discusses IT best practices & the future of technology in Mexico with Former President of Mexico, Vicente Fox.

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.

Suren Gupta Moves Beyond CIO At Allstate

Suren Gupta Moves Beyond CIO At Allstate
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses with Suren Gupta, EVP Technology & Operations at Allstate, his rise to the role and how his unique background and perspective enables him to lead customer-centric, innovative organizations within Allstate

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.

An Omni-Channel Pioneer Explains His Methods

An Omni-Channel Pioneer Explains His Methods
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses with Chico’s FAS CIO, Eric Singleton, the unique approach to omni-channel retail that drove IT to become a more customer-focused organization that can drive top-line innovation

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.

Business CIO Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part Business CIO series in Forbes
The Business CIO series in Forbes explores the growing trend of non-IT executives taking on the role of CIO upon ending their tenures as executives of other business functions.

Forbes Business CIO Series: Tim McCabe, SVP & CIO of Delphi

Tim McCabe, SVP & CIO of Delphi
Tim McCabe discusses with Peter High his non-traditional background and rise to the role of SVP & CIO of Delphi.

ATK CIO Says Metrics-Driven IT Paves the Way for Innovation, article on CIO.com

ATK CIO Says Metrics-Driven IT Paves the Way for Innovation
ATK CIO, Jeff Kubacki, discusses with John Gallant, Chief Content Office of IDG Enterprise, the importance of metrics-driven IT in driving an innovative IT organization highlighting Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, and his firm’s World Class IT Methodology.