IT Careers: CIOs on the Move at AIG, TSA and 30 Other Organizations

By CIOinsight

In this week's installment of CIOs on the Move, we cover executive changes at organizations including AIG, Rogers Communications, and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), among others. 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 (August 10, 2011)



Executive Moves

AIG Asset Management Division

New York, NY

Don Allers is named CIO.

AIG Inc.

New York, NY

Mark DeBenedictus is named SVP Global Infrastructure Services. He is a direct report to Robert Dickie, EVP Chief Operations & Systems Officer. 

AIG United Guaranty

Greensboro, NC

Joe Weider is named SVP Operations & Systems/CIO.


Minneapolis, MN

Steve Jensen is named VP and CIO. 

Ascension Health

St. Louis, MO

Tony Byram is named VP Business Intelligence.

Bank of America

Charlotte, NC

Vlad Torgovnik CIO, Consumer, Small Business Banking, Home Loans, & Insurance has retired. His role has been divided between Tom Morgan and Bridget O'Connor. 

BayCare Health System

Clearwater, FL

Thien Lam is named Chief Security Officer, Director IS Security & Data Integrity.

Bridgestone Americas

Akron, OH

Diane Drum is named VP Information Technology.

Cerner Corporation

North Kansas City, MO

Daphne Bascom is named Chief Medical Information Officer, ITWorks.

Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital

Plattsburgh, NY

Wouter Rietsema has been named CIO & Chief Medical Information Officer.

Children's Place Retail Stores

Secaucus, NJ

Paul Williams is named VP Applications Architecture.

Cuyahoga County, OH

Cleveland, OH

Jeff Mowry is named the county's first CIO.

D & M Holdings

Mahwah, NJ

John Jackson is named VP Global IT Infrastructure & Procurement.

Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation

New York, NY

Adam Wysota is named CTO. He replaces Lea Moskowitz, Managing Director IT. 

Forest City Enterprises

Cleveland, OH

Patrick Stoneking is promoted to VP IT.


Houston, TX

Troy Matherne is named CIO. He replaces Mike Ryan, who left the CIO post in May. 

Harleysville Insurance

Harleysville, PA

Arne Herenstein is named CIO. Jon Griggs, former CIO resumes his original position as VP Insurance Management Systems. 

HealthNow New York

Buffalo, NY

Ernie Charles is named CIO. 

ManuLife Financial

Toronto, ON

John Schramm is named VP Global Information Services Risk Management & CISO. 

Nuance Communications

Burlington, MA

Mike Lillie is named VP IT.

Parkview Health

Mark Pierce is named Chief Medical Information Officer. 

Mark Pierce is named Chief Medical Information Officer. 

PNC Financial/National City

Pittsburgh, PA

David Kaercher is named SVP Technology Operations. 

PRA International

Raleigh, NC

Charles (Chuck) Piccirillo is named VP IT & Development.

Rogers Communications

Toronto, ON

Seeking a VP IT Security, as Joyce Sumara has recently left that position. Seeking a replacement for Rares Pateanu, Senior. Director, Chief Enterprise Architect, who retired in mid-July. Brian Landsdell, VP Data Center Strategy, also retired in mid-July. That position's responsibilities go to Don Rowan, VP ITS Operations.


McLean, VA

Kenneth Kicia is named VP IT Project & Portfolio Planning. 

Societe Generale Financial Corp.

New York, NY

Saravanan Santhanam is named VP IT.

Spectrum Health System

Grand Rapids, MI

Michael Kramer is named Chief Medical Information Officer.

Speedway SuperAmerica

Enon , OH

Doug Couch is named VP Information Technology. 

Steward Health Care System

Boston, MA

Michael O'Reilly is named VP Decision Services & Integrations.

Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

Arlington, VA

Jill Vaughan is promoted to Chief Information Security Officer; Greg Maier is promoted to Deputy Chief Information Security Officer. 

Tuesday Morning

Dallas, TX

Grant Anderson is named VP IT Merchandising Systems.


Sunnyvale, CA

Tammi Kroll  is named VP Global IT Services.

Source: CIO Insight/DiscoverOrg, August 10, 2011

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This article was originally published on 08-10-2011