IT Careers: Hiring Sprees at Harley Davidson, Asurion

By CIOinsight

This installment of CIOs on the Move is marked by senior IT executive shuffles at 10 companies, including Genex Services, Kaplan Inc. and Weatherford International.  Three of the organizations featured in this roundup are actively seeking to fill positions, including Harley Davidson, Asurion, and Koch Industries.

Information for this feature is provided exclusively to CIO Insight by the researchers at DiscoverOrg http://www.discoverorg.com/ITSalesandMarketing/ which provides a constantly updated database of IT org charts and direct contact information on IT executives in Fortune-ranked and mid-market companies.

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.

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CIOs on the Move, Aug. 15-29, 2012



Executive Moves

Applied Materials

Santa Clara, CA

Hari Jayaram is promoted from Managing Director IT, to VP Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions & Support. Jayaram reports to CIO Jay Kerley, CIO. 


Nashville, TN

Planning on hiring 500 recent grads for IT positions at its Nashville offices. Positions include IT Operations, Server Engineers, Business Analysts and Database Administrators.

CBRE Group

Los Angeles, CA

Chris Garrick is hired as VP Global IT Strategy, Innovation, Enterprise Architecture & Governance. He was previously a Senior Associate with Booz & Company.

Genex Services

Wayne, PA

Dave Edwards is named Interim VP Information Systems & Services, replacing Chris Darrell, who has left the post.

Harley Davidson

Milwaukee, WI

Planning to create nearly 70 positions in IT service delivery management. David (Dave) Cotteleer, CIO, will provide oversight.

Interactive Intelligence

Indianapolis, IN

Bill Havlin is promoted to Director Information Security from his previous position as Manager Systems Operations & Operations. 

Kaplan Inc.

New York, NY

Karuppiah Ganesan is promoted to Executive Director Engineering, from his previous position as Director Application Development at Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions.

Koch Industries

Peru, IL

Seeking a Chief Information Security Officer, as Don Walker has left the company.

Parametric Technology

Needham, MA

Changappa (CK) Kodendera is named CIO. Previously, Changappa served as CIO at Navigant.

Weatherford International

Houston, TX

Derek Rude is named Director, IT Security, reporting to Mike Perroni, VP IT.

Source: CIO Insight / DiscoverOrg, August 16-29, 2012

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This article was originally published on 09-04-2012