Tag Archives: Role of the CIO

Brown University’s CIO Touts the Digital Classroom

Ravi Pendse, CIO of Brown University
Ravi Pendse is a CIO who also teaches students, and his quest to make Brown University a leader in tech use has shaped how technology anchors the digital classroom.

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.

IT’s Shift From Service Provider to Business Partner

Chris Cutler, CIO of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas
The CIO of the largest public retirement system in Texas juggles many responsibilities, which include serving as a business leader and a sounding board

Metis Strategy President, Peter High, Featured in CIO.com Article, CIOs Boost Their Careers Doing Double Duty

CIO.com discusses ways in which CIOs can take on functions outside of IT to go beyond the traditional CIO role, featuring Metis Strategy’s Peter High
Peter High, President at Metis Strategy featured in CIO.com’s article on CIO-Pluses

Jenny Craig And Curves CIO Leads Service Operations And Customer Experience

Abe Lietz, CIO of Jenny Craig and Curves International
Peter High interviews the CIO of Jenny Craig and Curves. They discuss Abe’s position as CIO, how he has taken on additional responsibilities beyond that role, some of Jenny Craig/Curves’ strategic priorities for the future, and a variety of other topics.

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop CIO Has a Hunger for Tech, by Peter High in CIO Insight

Jason Smylie, CIO of Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop, talks about his role as Chief Information Officer
Jason Smylie talks about the growth of Capriotti’s, his career path and how he has developed his personal brand online and a Twitter following 24,000 strong.

Disrupting Disruption: CIOs as Change Agents

Advice from Peter High
Consultant and author Peter High talks about why – and how – CIOs can become strategic pioneers in their organizations

You Have The IT Department You Deserve

Advice from Peter High
Peter High discusses why IT departments are successful, and why what IT leaders need to do to improve their standing within the overall organization

A One-Time-Only Opportunity, by Peter High in CIO Straight Talk Magazine

Peter High sits down with CIO Straight Talk Editor-in-Chief Paul Hemp and Managing Editor Ritesh Garg to discuss how to make the strongest first impression in a new CIO position

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.