C-Suite

Personalizing digital experiences: A conversation with Catalina CTO Steve Rubinow

While in Chicago at the recent CIO Leadership Exchange event I was able to talk with Catalina’s Chief Technology Officer Steve Rubinow. You may not have heard of Catalina, but you’ve definitely experienced their services. Back in 1983 they invented the concept of targeted coupons—offering discounts to shoppers as they check out at grocery stores. […]

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Future-Proof Your Boardroom for the Millennial Executive

Whether you’ve already made it into the C-suite or you’re on your way, today’s boardroom is constantly evolving. With Millennials set to dominate the workforce of the future, it’s more important than ever to find out how best to engage—and even become—a Millennial executive. In the first of a new four-part webinar series Future-Proof: Your […]

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CDOs Take the Lead in Big Data & Information Sharing

Highlights from the 9th Annual MIT Chief Data Officer & Information Quality Symposium   It is easy to get lost without a leader. In fact, while travelling to the ninth annual MIT Chief Data Officer & Information Quality Symposium, I got lost on the way to the parking garage, and had to pull over and consult […]

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A conversation with Viewpointe CTO Kevin Kearns

During the recent CIO Leadership Exchange event in Chicago, I had the pleasure to chat with Kevin Kearns, Viewpointe’s Chief Technology Officer. Viewpointe helps large, complex organizations manage, secure and monitor their data via hosted digital archives. Kevin joined Viewpointe in 2005 as Director of Application Delivery. He was named Chief Technology Officer in 2008, and […]

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Transforming Finance: The CFO as main driver of tech innovation in India—and around the world

At a time when a company’s value is inextricably linked with the speed and power of its technology, it’s no surprise that IT decisions are crucial. What is surprising is who is increasingly likely to drive these decisions. The CFO has long been a powerful influencer for all things fiscal, but more and more this […]

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Storytelling tips for CDOs attending the Chief Data Officer Asia Forum July 7-8

As the editor-in-chief of THINK Leaders, I am regularly exposed to trends and strategies that are top of mind for for C-suite leaders. One of the most surprising and recurring issues to surface within recent months is the need for chief data officers to hone their storytelling skills. Yes, you read that correctly. And what […]

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If Countering Fraud is a Priority, Don’t Miss This

  Last week, I participated in a fantastic hour-long webinar with our friends at CFO.com on the topic of ‘Using Advanced Analytics to Counter Fraud in a Big Data World.’ We had hundreds of senior finance executives listen in and participate…and a complimentary on demand replay is available for you to access here. I thought […]

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5 key issues CIOs discussed at the CIO Leadership Exchange

On July 16, some of the nation’s most accomplished chief information officers gathered in Chicago for IBM’s CIO Leadership Exchange, where they engaged in insightful discussions about the challenges they face. Despite tornado warnings and flash floods in the Chicago area that disrupted travel, and the happy distraction (at least for Blackhawks fans!) of Chicago […]

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Counter Fraud Webinar – Today 2pm ET – live on CFO.com

Today, I have the distinct pleasure to be a featured speaker on a CFO.com webinar on the topic of ‘Using Advanced Analytics to Counter Fraud in a Big Data World.’ As you are no doubt aware, combating fraudulent activity is a hot topic across the C-Suite today, and most particularly in the CFO and finance […]

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Strategies from Generation D

What can CIOs and other senior executives learn from forward- thinking IT organizations who are swiftly utilizing the latest technologies in analytics, cloud, social, and mobile? IBM’s Center for Applied Insights (@IBMCAI) examined enterprises with sophisticated IT analytics capabilities compared to all others. These are Generation D (for “data”) companies. But even those enterprises who […]

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5 must-reads for CIOs headed to the Leadership Exchange June 15 & 16

On July 15 & 16, IBM is hosting the invite-only CIO Leadership Exchange in Chicago. For attendees, we have curated a list of recent news stories to help you be in the know on the top stories affecting you and your role. Even if you’re not attending, check out these articles that can help you […]

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Chief Information Officers to discuss challenges – June 15 & 16

We’re looking forward to hosting the CIO Leadership Exchange in Chicago on June 15-16. It’s an exclusive (and invite-only) annual gathering of chief information officers and senior leaders in technology from Fortune 1000 companies and other leading organizations. At the CIO Leadership Exchange event, attendees plan to discuss with their peers such timely topics as […]

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