Tag Archives: Role of the CIO

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.

Forbes IT Influencers Series: Andi Karaboutis, VP and Global CIO of Dell

Andi Karaboutis, Vice President & Global CIO of Dell
Andi Karaboutis discusses with Peter High the unique intricacies of being the CIO of a technology company as well as the advantages of fostering an external customer-centric mentality and the value of close collaborations between the organizations of the CIO and the CMO.

CIOs Should Be Their Company’s First Customers, by Peter High in CIO Insight Article

SunGard Availability Services CIO Gary Marshall discusses being an end user-centric CIO, IT’s value proposition and why CIOs do or don’t get fired.
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, spoke with Gary Marshall about the value and necessity for CIOs to think in terms of the value IT can provide to the end user of a company’s product or service.

Forbes Business CIO Series: Bruce Hoffmeister, Global CIO of Marriott

Bruce Hoffmeister, Global CIO of Marriott
Bruce Hoffmeister discusses with Peter High his background and rise to the role of Global CIO of Marriott.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Doug Tracy

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Doug Tracy
Doug Tracy, CIO of CSC, discusses the keys to success during the first 100 days of leading a successful IT transformation.

Board-Level CIO Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part Board-Level CIO series in Forbes
The Board-Level CIO series in Forbes explores what the CIOs at some of the world’s most recognizable firms did that led to inclusion of the CIO seat at the organization’s board

Forbes Board Level CIO Series: Angela Yochem, Global Chief Information Officer of BDP International

CIOs on Boards
Angela Yochem, Global CIO of BDP International, discusses her unique path to becoming an IT executive as well as her rise to and role as a Board level CIO with Metis Strategy.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Charlie Feld

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Charlie Feld
Charlie Feld, CEO of The Feld Group Institute discusses the importance of a CIOs first 100 days and the keys to success in navigating this challenging period.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Stephen Gold

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Stephen Gold
Stephen Gold, SVP and CIO of CVS Caremark discusses the planning and preparation to take on the role of SVP and CIO of a giant in an industry in flux.

IBM: Top Five Lessons For CIOs From C-Suite Report

IBM: Top Five Lessons For CIOs From C-Suite Report
The top five lessons CIOs can learn from a C-Suite report published by IBM highlighting key trends in the interactions between the CIO, the CEO and the rest of the C-sute.