Tag Archives: Digital Strategy

Nike CIO Jim Scholefield Will Run Digital And Tech For Merck

Jim Scholefield will be joining $40 billion Merck as their new Chief Information and Digital Officer, effective Oct. 29. At Merck, Scholefield will be responsible for leading all aspects of the company’s information technology and digital strategy. Jim is currently the Global CIO of Nike.

Former CIO Of CVS Joins Hudson’s Bay Company As CTO And Chief Digital Operations Officer

Stephen Gold has joined $11 billion Hudson’s Bay Company as their new Chief Technology and Chief Digital Operations Officer. In this role, he is responsible for leading the technology and digital strategy for the company, with a focus on aligning the end-to-end customer experience through data and digital innovation across the enterprise and HBC’s brands in North America. Most recently, Stephen served as the CIO and EVP, Technology, Operations, and Innovation.

Vince Campisi Drives Digital Offense and Defense at United Technologies

Peter High interviews Vince Campisi, SVP Digital and CIO of United Technologies. Among the topics they discuss include:

  • How United Technologies approaches IT and digital in a way that maximizes synergies
  • How IT and digital are organized and governed within the organization
  • How United Technologies manages offensive and defensive capabilities
  • How United Technologies organizes its innovation functions into United Technologies Digital and United Technologies Research Center
  • United Technologies Digital Accelerator in Dumbo Brooklyn, how priorities are set, and the unique processes they employ
  • Vince’s perspective on the advantages of companies operating at scale, versus the advantages of a digitally native organization
  • How United Technologies manages cybersecurity risk as an increasing number of its products are connected to the IoT

State Street Emphasizes Importance Of Data Analytics And Digital Innovation In New Role

Chris Perretta, Global Head of Enterprise Data and Technology of State Street
Peter High interviews Chris Perretta, Global Head of Enterprise Data and Technology of State Street. They discuss the impact of digital in the financial industry, how he has been working to balance security with innovation, as well as a variety of other topics.

Ed Robben Contributes To The Top And Bottom Lines As CIO Of Fossil Group

Ed Robben Contributes To The Top And Bottom Lines As CIO Of Fossil Group
Peter High discusses how IT functions in a brand managed company with Fossil Group’s CIO, Ed Robben. He also discusses the growth of Fossil’s omni-channel capabilities and how IT can lead the strategic direction of the enterprise.

Why Companies Need to Wake up and Smell the Global Digital Opportunity- Not Hide From It

The unpenetrated internet user market in Africa, the Middle East, and Asia is mind blowing. Many companies are entering new markets with third party partners, which may be necessary but is not a sustainable for long term growth and profitability.