IT Careers: CIOs on the Move at Diebold, Novartis and Nine Other Firms

In this week’s installment of CIOs on the Move, we cover executive changes at 11 organizations including Diebold, Novartis and the State of Florida.

This feature covers CIOs changing jobs — and alerts you to job opportunities at organizations seeking IT executives — across Fortune-ranked and mid-market companies in the U.S. and Canada.

Information is provided exclusively to CIO Insight by the researchers at DiscoverOrg, which provides a constantly updated database of IT org charts and direct contact information on IT executives in Fortune-ranked and mid-market companies.

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CIOs on the Move (September 30, 2011) 



Executive Moves

Air Wisconsin Airlines

Appleton, WI

Jeff Joy is named Managing Director, Information Technology. He replaces Jeff Main, who left the post in May.

BOK Financial

Tulsa, OK

Sally Mannix is named CTO. She replaces Dennis Rygwalski, who recently left the post.


North Canton, OH

David Kennedy is promoted to Chief Information Security Officer. He was Director Information Security. 


Little Rock, AR

Kent Wiley, VP IT Training & Support has left his post. There is currently no replacement.

Duke University Health System

Durham, NC

Jeffrey Ferranti is promoted to Chief Medical Information Officer and VP Clinical Informatics. 

JPMorgan Chase

New York, NY

Mark Katz is named Executive Director, Global Storage Engineering.

Marsh and McLennan

New York, NY

Oliver Schneidemann is named VP Global Information Technology, Shared Services.

Novartis Pharmaceuticals

East Hanover, NJ

Grace Tshanakas is promoted to CIO, Greater China Region.

State of Florida

Tallahassee, FL

Dean Izzo is named CIO, Department of Economic Opportunity. Previously he was CIO at Florida’s Department of Community Affairs.

TD Bank

Portland, ME

Seeking a replacement for CIO Jeff Henderson, who has taken over the Chief Auditor position. A replacement is expected to be announced in November 2011. Until that time, Kathleen Tarquinio is Interim CIO.

Travelers Companies

St. Paul, MN

Seeking a CIO, as Rick Lacafta has left the post. Madelyn Lankton’s office has assumed responsibilities. 

Source: CIO Insight / DiscoverOrg, September 30, 2011.

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