Tag Archives: Role of CIO

Mike Giresi, CIO of Royal Caribbean Cruises

In this interview, Mike Giresi, CIO of Royal Caribbean Cruises, discusses World Class IT Principle One, People, Principle Two, IT Infrastructure, Principle Four, IT and Business Partnerships, and Principle Five, External Partnerships. Some of the topics discussed include:

  • Digital Transformation journey at Royal Caribbean
  • Importance of Executive sponsorship for IT
  • Role of CIO to as an interconnector between Enterprise strategy and IT implementation
  • Value of technology from a customer point of view
  • IT’s ability to gain customer feedback in a B2C organization
  • The needs of Data management and analytics
  • Implications of shadow IT
  • Bleeding technology trends for IT
  • Relevance of cross functional teams to help push innovation within IT forward

Former Sun Microsystems CEO Scott McNealy’s New Focus On Social Media Innovation

Scott McNealy, CEO of Wayin
Peter High interviews Scott McNealy, Co-Founder and former CEO of Sun Microsystems, and current CEO of Wayin. They discuss his involvement in multiple waves of the Internet, the future of the CIO role, and a variety of other topics.

Quest Diagnostics’ Board-Level CIO Drives Data-Driven Services

Lidia Fonseca, CIO of Quest Diagnostics
Peter High interviews Lidia Fonseca, Chief Information Officer of Quest Diagnostics. They discuss her role as CIO, the huge opportunity for Big Data and Analytics within healthcare, and how she balances security with innovation, as well as a variety of other topics.

The First Ever CIO of $16 Billion Micron Technology

Trevor Schulze, Chief Information Officer of Micron Technology
Peter High interviews Trevor Schulze, the first-ever CIO of Micron Technology, about his first days at the organization, how his job began as the first ever CIO of the organization, how Micron Technology manages its talent, as well as a variety of other topics.

Forbes CIO-plus Series: Tim Theriault, Walgreens

Chief Information, Innovation, and Improvement Officer- a leader that is never settled
Peter High speaks with Tim Theriault about the constant search for new avenues for adding business value.

Innovative CIOs Show How to Make Money With IT, Peter High featured in CIO article

Peter featured in CIO article on how CIOs are driving new revenue streams
A select few CIOs are generating cold hard cash through innovation and collaboration. We rounded up examples of CIOs who generate revenue with IT, either by boosting sales or developing a product or service sold externally.