Atul Varde: Senior VP and CIO Affinity Credit Union, Speaker World CIO Forum (WCF)

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Atul Varde: Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer Affinity Credit Union. Due to his recognized standing, Atul is an invited speaker to the World CIO Forum (WCF—November 1 to 4). I will also be…


Stephen Forte: Chief Strategy Officer, CTO, Scrum Master, Author, Serial Company Founder, Microsoft MVP, Keynote

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Stephen Forte, Chief Strategy Officer for Telerik. Stephen’s extensive success history includes: CTO, Scrum Master, Author, Serial Company Founder, Microsoft MVP, and sought after Keynote. In our discussion, Stephen shares valuable…


Benoit Bertrand: Essential Cloud Trends and Answers–VP, CTO Avanade

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Benoit Bertrand: Vice-President, Chief Technology Officer, Avanade. Benoit share his top leadership and technology lessons plus key insights on cloud computing from a recent global survey. Benoit goes on to share…


Awarding-winning Stacey Cerniuk: for each role and project, what attributes create success?

Hear deep insights from the top-awarding-winning Stacey Cerniuk, Founder and CEO of Annex Consulting Group, Entrepreneur, Innovating Executive, Business & Technology Authority. Ask yourself these questions and how do your experiences stack up against Stacey’s? Stacey shares top success attributes for professionals working as: CEOs, leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, HR managers, recent graduates, experienced professionals (early,…


Pekka Viljakainen: Author No Fear: Business Leadership In the Age of Digital Cowboys; Globally Renowned Executive, Thought-Leader, Strategist, Entrepreneur

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Pekka Viljakainen, globally renowned executive, thought-leader, strategist, and entrepreneur. Pekka played an important role in the recent world economic forum hosted in Russia due to his international standing where Pekka’s new…


Dirk Schrader: Chief Technology Officer, Technology and CRM Authority

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Dirk Schrader, MBA, PMP, CRM Certified Professional. Dirk Schrader has worked on over 50 large scale IT projects over the past 17 years including in Finance, Telecommunications, Distribution, Manufacturing, Not-For-Profit, Pharmaceuticals and…


Mark Mueller-Eberstein: Best-Selling Author – No Fear: Business Leadership In the Age of Digital Cowboys; Globally Top-Ranking CEO, COO, Speaker, Mentor, Coach, Strategist

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Mark Mueller-Eberstein. Mark’s most recent book has the endorsement of top leaders worldwide and his no-fear community engages 100,000 executives and interested IT professionals. Enjoy! Stephen Ibaraki MARK MUELLER-EBERSTEIN is founder…


Jo Surich, President PresiNET Systems, past CIO Province of BC and Partner Sierra Systems: Leading Entrepreneur, Innovator, Executive, Investor

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Jo Surich, President PresiNET Systems, past CIO Province of BC and Partner Sierra Systems: Leading Entrepreneur, Innovator, Executive, Investor. Jo Surich is President of PresiNET Systems Corp. and PresiNET of its…


Brian Cameron, Awards for Professionalism: Career Achievement Award Recipient, Professor and Executive Director, Center for Enterprise Architecture, Founder FEAPO

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Brian Cameron, Awards for Professionalism: Career Achievement Award Recipient, Professor and Executive Director, Center for Enterprise Architecture, Founder FEAPO. Brian is speaking at the World CIO Forum. I will be seeing Brian in Washington…


Participate in the World CIO Forum (WCF)

You have seen the recommendations from Microsoft General Manager Neil Leslie, IFIP President Leon Strous, Executive Director for the Center of Enterprise Architecture Brian Cameron, College President of HMC and Corporate Board Director Maria Klawe, Global Chairs GITCA Graham Jones and Ashwin Kini, and more about the World CIO Forum. Senior IT professionals, managers and…