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National Grid’s CIO And CDO Andi Karaboutis Wins Forbes CIO Innovation Award

Peter High interviews National Grid’s CIO And CDO Andi Karaboutis, winner of the Forbes CIO Innovation Award.

Dow’s CIO Wins Forbes CIO Innovation Award By Providing Business Services To Divested Companies

4/16/18 By Peter High, published on Forbes Melanie Kalmar already had one of the most complex jobs in IT, and that was before the recent addition of Corporate VP and Chief Digital Officer to her Chief Information Officer title. In a previous interview, Kalmar shared insight into Dow Services Business (DSB), a business she established […]

Boeing’s CIO Wins Forbes CIO Innovation Award By Developing The Digital Flight Deck

4/16/18 By Peter High, published on Forbes When Boeing CIO Ted Colbert added the title of SVP of Information and Analytics to his role, there was good reason for the promotion. Ted is a champion of data analytics within the company and is the driving force behind Boeing Commercial Airplanes’ (BCA) Digital Flight Deck. While the […]

Announcing The Latest Forbes CIO Innovation Award Winners

4/16/18 By Peter High, published on Forbes Today, I am happy to introduce our latest class of Forbes CIO Innovation Award winners. They will each join me on stage today at the at our Forbes CIO Summit in Half Moon Bay, California. These CIOs are pushing the boundaries of their role and are harnessing innovation […]

Allstate Technology Chief Develops the Uber of Roadside Assistance

Suren Gupta, a recipient of the 2017 New York Summit Forbes CIO Innovation Award, has worn many hats over the course of his career, but has ultimately found success by combining his technology and business acumen to tackle IT and operational challenges. In his current role as Executive Vice President of Allstate Technology and Strategic Ventures, he has demonstrated an incredible ability to seize competitive advantage through his commitment to innovation.

Monsanto’s CIO Develops Data Science Platform of the Future

James Swanson, a recipient of the 2017 New York Summit Forbes CIO Innovation Award, has been leading a digital transformation in the agriculture industry. In is current role as Chief Information Officer at Monsanto, Swanson has been trying to develop ways to make use of Monsanto’s vast pools of data and derive insights that can inform company strategy. In a previous interview, he explains that this digital transformation is focused around five pillars that define the digital opportunity: operational excellence, business productivity, customer centricity, revenue enablement, and disruptive innovation.

Union Pacific’s CIO Specializes in Commercializing Technology

Lynden Tennison, a recipient of the 2017 New York Forbes CIO Innovation Award, has spent the majority of his career leading and staying on top of technological developments within the railroad industry. In his current role as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Union Pacific, Tennison has been working to commercialize internal software and leverage corporate assets to secure advantage in a competitive industry.

2017 Forbes CIO Innovation Award Winners

The 2017 winners of the Forbes CIO Innovation Award have each driven significant revenue from their perch as leaders of the information technology division of the company.

Quest Diagnostics CIO Harnesses Insights and Technology for Better Healthcare Results

Quest Diagnositics’ Lidia Fonseca wins a 2017 Forbes CIO Innovation Award for driving the success of Quanum, Quest’s suite of technology and data analytics solutions.

Land O’Lakes CIO Mike Macrie Enables The Digital Farm

Mike Macrie, CIO of Land O’Lakes
Peter High interviews Mike Macrie, CIO of Land O’Lakes. They discuss his priorities, the trends he thinks will drive ongoing innovation at his company and in the industry more broadly, and a variety of other topics