Tag Archives: CIO First 100 Days

Bill Miller, CIO & SVP at NetApp

In this interview, Bill Miller, CIO of NetApp discusses World Class IT Principle Four, IT and Business Partnerships. Some of the topics discussed include:

  • Bill’s role in NetApp’s transformation from a data storage to a data management company
  • NetApp’s internal product testing initiatives: Customer-1 and NetApp on NetApp
  • The development of NetApp’s Data Fabric for seamlessly managing data
  • The valuable feedback loop created when your CIO or IT peers are your customers
  • How a culture of fraternity and flexibility encourages innovation
  • The three topics on every CIO’s mind
  • The importance of civility and collaboration for successfully running an IT department in a tech organization
  • Pre-working the First 100 Days plan
  • Eye on the Trends: Companies utilizing a hybrid of cloud-based utilities; Pay-as-you-go cloud model

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.

Angela Yochem, CIO at Rent-A-Center

In this interview, Angela Yochem, CIO of Rent-A-Center, discusses World Class IT Principle Four, IT and Business Partnerships. Some of the topics discussed include:

  • Executing Rent-A-Center’s digital transformation
  • CIOs driving business innovation
  • The impact of a single decision across the enterprise
  • Keeping the end-customer at the front of the decision making process
  • Excelling in the First 100 Days
  • The two characteristics that board search committees are seeking in CIOs
  • Angela’s Entrepreneur as Residence experience
  • Eye on the Trends: Fast prototyping and feedback, Artificial intelligence, STEM education

Ford CIO Marcy Klevorn Puts IT In The Driver’s Seat

Marcy Klevorn, CIO of Ford Motor Company
Peter High interviews Marcy Klevorn, Chief Information Officer of Ford. They discuss her thoughts on women in technology, the future of autonomous driving and vehicles, her strategic priorities, as well as a variety of other topics

Amy Doherty’s Path From Interim To Permanent CIO Of AARP

Amy Doherty, CIO of AARP
Peter High interviews Amy Doherty, Chief Information Officer of the AARP. They discuss her rise to the role of CIO, how she shifted from the interim to full-time CIO position, and advances in technology that can benefit those of retirement age, as well as a variety of other topics.

GE’s CIO Will Help Drive $15 Billion In Technology Based Revenue By 2020

Jim Fowler, Chief Information Officer of General Electric
Peter High interviews Jim Fowler, CIO of GE. They discuss his new role, a shift from GE Capital, how he has organized himself during his first one hundred days, and a variety of other topics

Russell Reynolds CIO Recruiter Highlights What Successful CIOs Do In Their First 100 Days

Eric Sigurdson, co-leader of the Information Officers practice at Russell Reynolds Associates
Peter High interviews Eric Sigurdson, co-leader of the Information Officers practice at Russell Reynolds Associates about his work recruiting CIOs into new positions, how the expectations of CIOs have changed in recent years, and how success is articulated, as well as a variety of other topics.

Ally Financial’s CIO Reflects On Evolution From Crisis To Leading a Digital Disruptor

Michael Baresich, CIO of Ally Financial
Peter High interviews Michael Baresich, CIO of Ally Financial about his beginnings at the company, how they moved from a majority govenment owned financial institution, the importance of digital, and a variety of other topics.

Linda Clement-Holmes Ascends To CIO Role At P&G With Board-Level Membership Already In Hand

Linda Clement-Holmes, Chief Information Officer of Proctor & Gamble
Peter High interviews Linda Clemen-Holmes, CIO of P&G, about her new role as CIO of one of the largest consumer goods companies in the world, her role on the boards of multiple companies, and her thoughts on diversity in the workforce and innovation, as well as a variety of other topics

Dick Daniels’ Path From Interim To Permanent CIO Of Kaiser Permanente

Dick Daniels, Chief Information Officer of Kaiser Permanente
Peter High interviews Dick Daniels, CIO of KP, about his rise to the role of CIO, his strategic insights for the future of the organization, his advice for fellow interim CIOs, as well as a variety of other topics