CIO Careers: New IT Execs at AIG, Diebold and 33 Other Firms

By CIOinsight  |  Posted 12-01-2011

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.

In this week's installment of CIOs on the Move, we cover executive changes at 19 organizations, including new IT leaders for AIG Inc., Diebold and Gaylord Entertainment. In addition, five of the organizations in this week's roundup are actively seeking IT leaders. 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 (Nov. 21-Nov. 30, 2011)



Executive Moves

Acushnet Company

Fairhaven, MA

Peter Marshall is promoted to CIO, following the departure of Peg Nicholson.

AIG Inc.

New York, NY

Al Ramos is promoted to SVP Information Officer, Enterprise Systems, from SVP, Global Head of IT Relationship Management.

Alta Resources

Neenah, WI

Craig Huss is named Interim CIO.

ARC Energy Trust

Calgary, AB

Jay Billesberger is promoted to VP of Information Technology.

Arizona Chemical

Jacksonville, FL

David Szweda is promoted to Director Global IT Applications.

Baystate Health

Springfield, MA

Seeking a CIO, as Mark Gorrell has left the post.

Bensussen Deutsch & Associates

Woodinville, WA

David Schwartz is named CIO.

Best Buy

Richfield, MN

Seeking a VP Business Information Officer, as Chrys Tarvin has left the position.


Eden Prairie, MN

Richard (Rick) Goldsby is named CIO.


Wayzata, MN

Jim O'Conner is named Chief Information Security Officer.


North Canton, OH

David Ramsey is named Interim CIO following the departure of Scott Angelo.

Dominos Pizza

Ann Arbor, MI

Seeking a CIO, as Chris McGlothlin has left the post. 

Easter Seals

Chicago, IL

Anthony (Tony) Real is named VP IT at Easter Seals UCP North Carolina & Virginia. He replaces Anthony Foust.


Costa Mesa, CA

Seeking a VP Global Network Services, as Peter Manzella has left the post.

Gaylord Entertainment

Nashville, TN

Kevin Reiners is named VP IT Enterprise Operations.

GE Capital

Atlanta, GA

Julie Stansbury is named CIO, GE Capital Treasury, reporting to Kathy Cassidy, SVP and Treasurer of GE and GE Capital.

GE Capital Americas

Fairfield, CT

Kim Tully is named CIO, GE Capital Lending, reporting to Sagal Zarmi, who is Divisional CIO of GE Capital Americas. Kelly Shen is named CIO Business Intelligence. Kelly reports to Sigal Zarmi Divisional CIO at GE Capital Americas.

GE Capital Retail Finance

Dayton, OH

Carol Donovan Juel has been promoted from VP IT to Divisional CIO, reporting to Margaret Keane, President & CEO for the U.S. Consumer Retail Finance business.


Palo Alto, CA

John Hinshaw is named EVP, Global Technology and Business Processes. He reports to Meg Whitman, CEO. Craig Flower has been promoted from Interim CIO to SVP / CIO. He reports to John Hinshaw, EVP, Global Technology and Business Processes.

IHS Inc.

Englewood, CO

Todd Hyatt is named CIO. Dave Carlson, who was CTO is now VP IT Strategy.

Intact Financial Corporation

Toronto, ON

Yvon Lefebvre is named VP IT Architecture. Debbie Smith is named VP Application Development. 

Jewelry Television

Knoxville, TN

Charles (Chris) Meystrik is promoted from VP Technology to CTO.

K&L Gates

Pittsburgh, PA

Scott Angelo is named CIO, following the departure of Steven Agnoli.

Kaiser Permanente

Oakland, CA

Charles Valen, VP Networking, has left his post. Lazaro (Laz) Garcia, VP Data Center & Enterprise Architecture, is acting as Interim VP Networking. VP / Regional CIO Kumar Chatani is no longer with the company. John Hillan has taken over his position and currently serves as Interim VP / Regional CIO for the Northwestern Region. 

Mercedes-Benz USA

Montvale, NJ

Dianna du Preez is named CIO. 

Midland Paper

Wheeling, IL

Cory Fricke is named Director Information Technology, following the departure of Faisal Khan.

Noridian Mutual Insurance Company

South Fargo, ND

Anthony Tardugno is named CIO. 

Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

Julie Talbot-Hubbard is named Chief Information Security Officer. She reports to CIO, Kathleen Starkoff.

Norwalk, CT

Glen Dalgleish is named SVP Global Infrastructure, responsible for Telecom & Network architecture. Glen reports directly to the Chief Information Officer.


West Chester, PA

Seeking a CIO, as John Sullivan has left the post. Wayne Dabney, Vice President, Technical Infrastructure Services, and John Cowan, VP eCommerce Business Technology & Operations, are overseeing IT. 


Chesterfield, MO

Joel Stone, is named Global VP Data Center Operations.

Stanford Hospital and Clinics

Stanford, CA

Pravene Nath, is named Chief Medical Information Officer.

State of Kansas

Topeka, KS

Jim Mann is named Chief Information Technology Officer.

TCF Financial Group

Wayzata, MN

Luke Lewy is named CTO Equipment Finance.

Watts Water Technologies

North Andover, MA

Craig Hanrahan is named Director, IT Infrastructure & Security Services, reporting to the CIO. He has absorbed the responsibilities of Tyrone Muscat, Director, Global IT Shared Services, who recently left the company. 

Source: CIO Insight / DiscoverOrg, November 21-30, 2011

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