Martha Heller

President, Heller Search Associates

Martha and her team at Heller Search Associates specialize in recruiting CIOs, CTOs and other senior technology executives across multiple industries. Martha is the author of the book, The CIO Paradox: Battling the Contradictions of IT Leadership. Prior to founding Heller Search, Martha was Managing Director of the IT Leadership Practice at ZRG Partners, a global executive search firm. Before establishing her career in executive search, Martha was Founder and Managing Director of CIO magazine's CIO Executive Council, a professional organization for CIOs. She continues to engage with CIO audiences through her monthly column in CIO magazine, as author of CIO.com's Movers & Shakers blog, and as author of You and Your CIO, a blog on CFO.com. Martha has presented on the CIO career at numerous CIO magazine events, the CIO Executive Summit, MIT's emerging technology conference, SIM, the United Nations Forum on Women and Technology, and many academic executive programs. Martha is also on the judging panel for CIO's prestigious CIO 100 award.


Six Easy Steps to Product Innovation

Six Easy Steps to Product Innovation

To Dan Olley, CTO of Elsevier, articulating the problem is the key

Anatomy of a Successful SAP Implementation

Anatomy of a Successful SAP Implementation

Bob Dougherty, CIO of Airgas, on how to do SAP right

IT Is a Game-Changer for Tennis
Q&A

IT Is a Game-Changer for Tennis

Fans, players, sponsors and coaches all benefit from IT, says Lewis Sherr, chief revenue officer of the U.S. Tennis Association.

Massive IT Transformation at AstraZeneca

Massive IT Transformation at AstraZeneca

Dave Smoley, CIO of AstraZeneca, uses a five pillar approach

From the Dark Depths of Winter Spring Major new CIO Appointments

From the Dark Depths of Winter Spring Major new CIO Appointments

The White House, GM, Target and Time Warner name new CIOs

Turning Data into Food

Turning Data into Food

How Monsanto is using predictive analytics and the Internet of Things to unlock digital yield

Q&A

CEO Says IT Fuels Investment Advice

For Mark Casady, CEO of LPL Financial, IT is essential to adviser efficiency and the best customer experience.

Taking an Investment Management Approach to IT

Taking an Investment Management Approach to IT

How Joe Spagnoletti, CIO of Campbell Soup Company, has tightened the connection between IT dollars and business outcomes

The Business Didn’t Ask for It

The Business Didn’t Ask for It

How the IT team at Dr. Pepper Snapple Group got buy-in for a game-changing mobile app

Changing the Culture of IT

Changing the Culture of IT

Herman De Prins, CIO of UCB, on his “Future of IT” Program

New Year, New CIOs!

New Year, New CIOs!

2015 Rings in with New CIOs at Caterpillar, Hallmark and more

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