Tag Archives: Strategic alignment

Cathay Pacific’s IT Head Rethinks Innovation And Customer Experience

Joe Locandro, IT Director at Cathay Pacific
Peter High discusses Cathay Pacific’s IT function with Joe Locandro, IT Director of the airline. He also discusses the role of innovation at the airline and how IT is leading strategic direction of the organization.

CIO Strengthens American Cancer Society’s Cause, by Peter High in CIO Insight Article

American Cancer Society CIO, Jay Ferro discusses his role as CIO, the ongoing consolidation of IT across the organization, and priorities for 2015
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, speaks with Jay Ferro about IT priorities, the consolidation of IT within the ACS, and his partnership with other CIO’s, among 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.

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.

3 Tips for Creating an Innovative IT Department

3 Tips for Creating an Innovative IT Department
Rob Stott highlights 3 tips for creating innovative IT departments from Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, during High’s keynote address at the 2014 ASAE Technology Conference & Expo.

Keeping Conversations with Divisional Heads Focused on Strategy, Not Tactics, article on CIO

Keeping Conversations with Divisional Heads Focused on Strategy, Not Tactics
Peter High discusses the importance of personal meetings or liaison type roles like the Business Information Officer (BIO) to foster communication on a strategic level and drive technology innovation.

New Role Needed: Business Information Officer, article in InformationWeek

New Role Needed: Business Information Officer in InformationWeek
Rather than take responsibilities away from the CIO, companies should create this new position to help the CIO cement strategic relationships with other divisions

High Tech CEOs Ponder the Strategic CIO, article in The Heller Report

High Tech CEOs Ponder the Strategic CIO
Guest blog by Peter High, President of Metis Strategy on his new book Implementing World Class IT Strategy

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Michael Lucas

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Michael Lucas
Michael Lucas, Global CIO of Hogan Lovells discusses the planning and preparation to take on the first Global CIO position in the organization’s history.

IT Leader or IT Manager? How to Be the Best of Both, featuring Peter High in CIO Magazine Article

Peter High featured in Rich Hein’s Article in CIO Magazine on how to be a successful IT leader and manager
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, spoke with Rich Hein as a feature in the latter’s CIO Magazine article on the traits of successful IT leaders and IT managers that can be leveraged to make for a successful IT executive with the capabilities of both.