2021 Global Leadership Institute Awards


Premier technology executives are expected to come armed with fresh ideas for leveraging technology to deliver new waves of business value and drive future growth for their companies. The 2021 Global Leadership Institute Awards recognize those who have reimagined and reinvented themselves to place their organizations on the fast track to groundbreaking transformation in dynamic times. 

“As the global health crisis continues technology executives must foster a culture of connectedness in an isolated setting while providing authentic and compassionate leadership that can offer their teams confidence, hope and inspiration for a brighter future.” 

— President and CEO of HMG Strategy, Hunter Muller


Register Today to Celebrate Your Peers at a National Celebration:


September National Award Celebration

September 23rd, 2021 — 5:00 PM ET         



HMG Global Leadership Institute Global Gala

December 16th, 2021 — 5:00 PM ET  



Meet the 2021 Winners:

Jeff Wysocki LI

Jeff Wysocki

Chief Information Officer - The Mosaic Company

Jeff Wysocki leads the Information Technology (IT) function for the $5.0B Medtronic Surgical Innovations Business Unit. He is part of the business unit leadership team and provides direction in the areas of Information Technology, Commercial Solutions, Business Intelligence, Acquisition Diligence and Integration, and Healthcare IT.

Jeff joined the organization in 2011, and has previously held the role of IT Leader for the $4.3B Patient Monitoring and Recovery business unit. He also held the role of IT and Commercial Operations leader for the $2.0B Respiratory & Monitoring Solutions division. 
Prior to joining Medtronic, Jeff worked in the consumer goods industry for 15 years, including IT leadership roles at MillerCoors, Coors Brewing Company and Kimberly-Clark.

Jeff has more than 20 years of executive leadership experience in Information Technology and Commercial Operations. Among his accomplishments, Jeff led/participated in technology diligence and integration efforts for eight mergers and acquisitions, helped incubate a Remote Patient Monitoring internal startup that has delivered $10M+ in revenue, led an organization-wide Customer Satisfaction/Net Promoter Score program, and helped drive sales transformation from volume to profit-based management, including new commercial CRM and business intelligence platforms. 
Jeff received a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Management Information Systems, and his MBA, from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh.

The History

Since the inception of its Transformational CIO Awards in 2012, HMG Strategy has been recognizing the industry’s premier technology executives who are making a difference in their organizations through the industry’s most distinguished and recognizable awards program. In 2020, HMG Strategy introduced the Global Technology Executives Who Matter Awards to recognize the top-performing Chief Information Officers, Chief Information Security Officers, Senior Technology Leaders, Venture Capitalists and Search Executives who have demonstrated unparalleled leadership in areas such as Innovation, Business Transformation and Digital Disruption.

In 2021, we are extending our recognition program to honor exemplary technology leaders and leadership teams who are delivering exceptional value to their organizations: The 2021 Global Leadership Institute Awards.

The Criteria

These annual awards recognize the top-performing Chief Information Officers, Chief Technology Officers, Chief Information Security Officers, Venture Capitalists, Search Industry Executives and other Senior Technology Leaders who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the following areas: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Leading into the C-Suite, Creating New Go-to-Market Business Models, Modernizing Enterprise Architecture and Building Culture of Trust.

The Details

Nominations are open and are being accepted on a rolling basis. Nominations must be received at least 14 days prior to the regional summit of choice to be considered for recognition. To see HMG Strategy’s full calendar of events for 2021, click here.

To learn more about HMG Strategy’s 2021 Global Leadership Institute Awards Program, please call (203) 221-2702 or email HMG Strategy’s Digital Managing Editor, August Pelliccio at august.pelliccio@hmgstrategy.com.

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