WESTPORT, CT 01/20/2016 – HMG Strategy, LLC, the world’s foremost CIO network, is privileged to honor the recipients of The HMG Strategy 2016 Transformational CIO Awards.

These annual awards recognize the top-performing Chief Information/Innovation/Technology Officers who have excelled in Leadership, Innovation, Transformation, Industry Give-Back, Management of Extreme Growth, and Legacy Leadership. CIOs that are selected for their outstanding achievements are based on a culmination of numerous meetings, interviews, and conversations conducted by Hunter Muller, President and CEO of HMG Strategy, and his team throughout the year. 

“To succeed in today’s rapidly changing business environment, effective CIOs need to partner with the world, build trusting business relationships, and act courageously,” said Muller. “The recipients of The HMG Strategy 2016 Transformational CIO Awards symbolize the characteristics that are needed among CIOs to flourish in today’s dynamic business climate.” 

The distinguished recipients of The HMG Strategy 2016 Transformational CIO Awards are: 

  • Ted Colbert, CIO, The Boeing Company
  • Stephen Gold, EVP & CIO, CVS Health
  • Patty Hatter, VP/GM, Security & Software Group IT and CIO - Intel Security, Intel Corporation
  • Kathy McElligott, EVP, CIO & CTO, McKesson Corporation
  • Jason Molfetas, EVP & CIO, Amtrak
  • Jeff Smith, CIO, Transformation and Operations, IBM
  • Jim Swanson, CIO, Monsanto 

Patty Hatter was presented with an HMG Strategy 2016 Transformational CIO Award at the 2016 Global Innovation Summit on January 14, 2016 in Palo Alto, CA. The remaining six recipients will be presented with their awards at upcoming HMG Strategy CIO Executive Leadership Summits in the coming weeks. 

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