Your top technology leader, usually a Chief Information Officer (CIO) has to have an equal seat at the executive table and should ideally report to your Chief Executive Officer (CEO). In today’s world, technology is one of the major differentiators and drivers of innovation, progress and efficiency across all industries and as such it must be represented adequately.
Days when quality CIOs were order takers are long gone. Exceptional CIOs are integral players on all modern leadership teams and their representation grows each year across boards of directors and advisory boards as well. It’s 2017, technology is here to stay, grow and change even more businesses going forward, where does your organization stand with respect to innovation, progress and growth?