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Board-Level CIO Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part Board-Level CIO series in Forbes
The Board-Level CIO series in Forbes explores what the CIOs at some of the world’s most recognizable firms did that led to inclusion of the CIO seat at the organization’s board

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.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Martha Heller

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Heller Search Associates
Martha Heller, President, offers insights into how CIOs should prioritize their activities early in their tenures.

CIOs Are Finally Getting Some Respect, Peter High featured in The Enterprising CIO Article

Peter High reflects on how the CIO role is becoming more valuable and strategic
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, was featured in The Enterprising CIO’s article discussing the increasing recognition and value of the CIO role.

Beyond CIO Series Summary in Forbes

This page is the hub to the ongoing Beyond CIO series in Forbes
The most talented IT executives are advancing beyond CIO to take on the very top leadership positions of companies. In this new series, Peter High profiles examples of this promising trend for current IT leaders.

Lessons From The Businesswoman With The Largest IT Job in Financial Services, article in Forbes

The Future of IT Leadership
Cathy Bessant, Global Technology and Operations executive at Bank of America, discusses World Class IT principle one, People, and principle four, IT & Business Partnerships, with Metis Strategy. She describes her approach to grooming future leaders, the way in which she sees IT woven into the broader organization at Bank of America, as well as the benefits of involvement in diverse board work.

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.

Five Steps To Programmable Retail Forbes

Technological frontiers in retail
Think Big Factory’s CEO outlines five ways in which retailers can leverage technology to improve their top line.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Jay Ferro

The CIO’s First 100 Days: American Cancer Society
Among other things, Jay Ferro discusses the similarities and differences between working as a CIO in for-profit and non-profit sectors.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Kevin Hart, Cox Communications

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Cox Communications
Kevin Hart discusses his methodical approach to settling in and making changes at new role as EVP and CTO at the firm