Graduated from University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Versatile Information Technology leader with an extensive record of delivering business-shaping results and competitive advantage in a range of companies: high tech growth, Fortune 500 and Fortune 50. Strong customer-centric proponent of simplified and scalable processes and tools with a great user experience and solid ROI. Known for creating highly motivated, focused and accountable teams that innovate and flourish. Strategic focus. Passionate about digital technology as a foundation for data driven decisions. BLOG http://hitechcio.com includes posts in Wired, Network Computing, FierceCIO and others. SPECIALTIES Strategy: leadership and direction on markets, core capabilities, systems and roadmaps, achieving aggressive growth goals organically and through M&A. IT strategy tied to business wins, creating sustainable competitive edge. Infrastructure: providing scalable, secure, robust, dynamic, high-access environments. Business Applications: providing well-architected and integrated in-house and SaaS applications, business intelligence, analytics for core business as well as customer self-service. Business Operations: developing teams with deep business process knowledge integral to company success. Providing internal and external tools and processes for great UX and business impact. Project Management: experience with large, complex, multi-site implementations done at low cost and on time. Services: leading multi-site services delivery to inside and external customers and partners. Outsourcing/Insourcing: leading overseas outsourcing as well as insourcing for software development and services. M&A integrations: integrating multiple purchased companies with intelligent standardization, plus spinoff.