Summary: A successful leader of technology with an extensive history of successfully directing IT functions for high profile companies including Kmart, IHS and Ingram Micro. Proficient at analyzing the mission and operating environments of both startup and mature organizations and determining the adequacy of IT to deliver value; especially with regard to serving customers. International business expert with proficiency at coordinating and directing complex systems projects throughout US, Canada, Europe and Asia. Talented communicator who served on or led many industry standards committees, including Uniform Code Council [which manages the UPC] and Voluntary Inter-industry Communications Standards [VICS] Committee. Has kept current on trends such as Cloud computing, cyber security, Big Data and the use of social media.
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
IHS Inc: Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer and Vice President, Product Development and Delivery, Englewood, CO
$1.3 billion information and insight company
During these years, IHS grew from $551 million in 2006 to $1.3 billion; a compounded growth rate of about 20%.
DMC Companies: President | CEO, Irvine, CA
Strategic technology consulting firm
INGRAM MICRO, INC: Senior Vice President | Chief Technology Officer, Santa Ana, CA
KMART Corporation: Senior Vice President | Chief Information Officer, Troy, MI