By now, we’re all fully immersed in 2016 and all the opportunities a new year brings! Here is a roundup of December 2015 and January 2016 CIO appointments.
Delta Air Lines appointed
Rahul Samant to senior vice president and CIO. Samant was previously chief digital officer at AIG. LinkedIn
ML Krakauer, CIO of EMC
ML Krakauer assumed the CIO role at EMC. Krakauer previously served as EMC’s executive vice president of business development for global enterprise services and head of global human resources.
Kevin Neifert to CIO. Neifert most recently served as CIO of Raytheon’s Integrated Defense System. Dish Network
Rob Dravenstott, CIO of Dish Network
Dish Network promoted
Rob Dravenstott to senior vice president and CIO. Dravenstott previously served as the company’s vice president of application development and testing.
Farmers Insurance hired
Ron Guerrier as its new CIO. Guerrier was formerly the CIO for Toyota Financial Services.
Antoine Shagoury was appointed executive vice president and global CIO with State Street. Shagoury was previously group CIO and COO with the London Stock Exchange Group. LinkedIn
Therace Risch, CIO of JCPenney
Therace Risch joined JCPenney as executive vice president and CIO. Prior to joining the company, she was executive vice president and CIO with Country Financial.
Bhushan Ivaturi is now vice president and CIO of AP Moller Maersk. Ivaturi previously held a variety of IT positions with GE.
Eric Lindgren is the new CIO of Bright Horizons Family Solutions. Lindgren was most recently the CIO for Clean Harbors.
Todd Mazza was named AECOM’s CIO of design and consulting services, Americas. Mazza was previously CTO for AECOM.
Barnes & Noble appointed
William Wood as CIO. Wood joins the company from EZCORP, where he also served as CIO.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services hired
Stuart Scott from Tempur-Sealy International as executive vice president and CIO. He was previously the Tempur-Sealy’s CIO.
CACI International named Dan Doody its new executive vice president and CIO. Previously, Doody served as CIO at ManTech International. Schwan Food Company
Kathy Persian, CIO of Schwan Food Company
Schwan Food Company appointed
Kathy Persian to senior vice president and CIO. Persian previously served as senior vice president of business transformation and CIO for Sports Authority. Stu Kippelman is now the senior vice president and CIO for Platform Specialty Products. He previously held the same role for Covanta Energy Group.
CACI International named
Dan Doody executive vice president and CIO. Previously, Doody served as CIO at ManTech International.
Scripps Health hired
Andy Crowder as CIO and corporate senior vice president. Crowder was previously CIO of MaineHealth.
Daniel Barchi as its new CIO. Most recently Barchi was CIO for Yale Health Systems.
Palo Alto Networks named
Naveen Zutshi its new CIO. He previously served as senior vice president of technology with Gap. LinkedIn
Norm Fjeldheim, CIO of Illumina
Norm Fjeldheim is now senior vice president and CIO with Illumina. Previously, Fjeldheim held the same role with Qualcomm.
Samuel Scozzafava, Jr. was named vice president for IT and CIO of Syracuse University. Scozzafava had been Syracuse’s interim CIO since June 2014.
Raman Mehta is the new senior vice president and CIO at Fabrinet. Mehta was previously CIO and chief process architect with EWIE.
Gerard Forster was appointed senior vice president and CIO at Aimbridge Hospitality. Forster was previously a founder and the vice president of IT at Evolution Hospitality.
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