Martha Heller

Martha Heller is CEO of Heller Search Associates, an IT executive recruiting firm specializing in CIO, CTO, CISO and senior technology roles in all industries. She is the author The CIO Paradox: Battling the Contradictions of IT Leadership and Be the Business: CIOs in the New Era of IT. To join the IT career conversation, subscribe to The Heller Report.

Why CarMax’s “shock the system” digital strategy is working

CIO Career Coach: Become a digital leader

CIO Career Coach: Become a digital leader

Season 2 of the CIO Career Coach video series is here, and in the first episode, executive recruiter and CIO.com blogger Martha Heller shows you how to take a leadership role in digital transformation.

Why a move to chief digital officer was a promotion for one CIO

Why a move to chief digital officer was a promotion for one CIO

Richard Maranville became CDO of Freeman Company after he identified a need to better manage and develop the company's digital products. His replacement at CIO now reports to him.

The path to IT shared services and standardization

The path to IT shared services and standardization

Valmont Industries’ CIO, John Kehoe, discusses how taking an enterprise view allows IT to be more strategic.

Tips for building a culture around 'business outcomes'

Tips for building a culture around 'business outcomes'

The new era of IT demands a new kind of IT professional -- one who has both the business and the technology skills to get the job done.

Q1s newest CIO appointments

Q1s newest CIO appointments

AIG, Sempra Energy, and Yale University are among several organizations that named new CIOs as the first quarter of FY17 comes to a close.

The power of user adoption

The power of user adoption

How Earl Newsome, CIO of Praxair, embeds adoption into everything his IT organization does

New CIO appointments -- February 2017 edition

New CIO appointments -- February 2017 edition

Congratulations to these IT executives on their recent appointments or promotions to new CIO jobs

What we can learn from BCG's move to an ‘IT-as-a-Service’ model

What we can learn from BCG's move to an ‘IT-as-a-Service’ model

Robbert Kuppens, global CIO of The Boston Consulting Group, describes how changing the company’s IT operating model to an IT-as-a-Service took more than a policy change. It took a mind shift.

One CIOs vision of the future of the modern workplace

One CIOs vision of the future of the modern workplace

Dan Kieny, CIO of Black & Veatch, looks to the generations beyond millennials to envision a more user-centric workplace -- one where collaboration and communication happen in real time.

From CIO to COO to CEO

From CIO to COO to CEO

Greg Carmichael, president and CEO of Fifth Third Bank, reflects on how his experience as a CIO prepared him to be a CEO in the digital age.

New CIOs for the 2017 New Year

New CIOs for the 2017 New Year

Avnet, Univar, QVC and Warner Music Group are among the companies that head into 2017 with new CIOs.

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