I had a fascinating conversation last week with Michael Keithley, CIO at United Talent Agency, a global organization based in Beverly Hills, California. Established in 1991, United Talent represents artists and other professionals across the entertainment industry. Michael is a nominee for the HMG Strategy 2023 Global Leadership Institute Mid-Cap CIO of the Year Award, […]

How do you evaluate new technology startups to determine which ones might make sense to deploy in your organization? As an entrepreneur, employee, investor, and startup advisor, I’ve found that the answer can vary greatly depending upon objectives and requirements, but there are common criteria. Here are five important questions to consider: Typically, the most […]

Successful business technology leaders learn to work closely with their C-suite executives and line-of-business leaders to effectively drive world-class, digital-first agendas. I spoke about this recently with Max Chan, CIO at Avnet, a global distributor of electronic components with end-to-end ecosystem capabilities and deep experience in developing and migrating cloud applications to IoT platforms using […]

I had an excellent conversation with Ken Spangler last week and I want to share the highlights with you. Ken is Executive Vice President IT – CIO Global OpCo Technologies: Express, Ground, Freight, Logistics at FedEx, the global leader in transportation, e-commerce and business services, operating in 220+ countries. Consistently ranked among the world’s most admired and trusted […]

As we look ahead to what is shaping up to be a tumultuous year, I am urging my friends and colleagues to focus on elevating their personal brands and extending the reach of their professional influence by leveraging the unique power of the HMG Strategy Global Platform. Our mission is supporting and enabling your career […]

Without question, 2022 has been a tumultuous and turbulent year. But despite the uncertainties, we are truly grateful for the support and engagement of our global community of business technology executives and the valiant leadership they have demonstrated. We’re also grateful to our numerous partners and advisory board members who enabled us to offer and […]

At HMG Strategy, we’re especially proud of our 2023 Global Leadership Institute Awards, whichhonor truly exemplary technology executives for their performance as courageous leaders, powerful innovators, and superior contributors to their organizations​​. These prestigious awards recognize the top-performing Chief Information Officers, Chief Information Security Officers, and other Senior Technology Leaders, Search Industry Executives, Venture Capitalists and Partner […]

On December 1, we hosted our final conference of the year, the 2022 New York Global Innovation Summit at the Harvard Club of New York City. The summit’s truly all-star roster of world-class speakers included Sean Lennon, CIO, Medtronic; Rocco Grillo, Managing Director – Global Cyber Risk Services & Incident Response Investigation, Alvarez & Marsal; […]

In the current macro-economic climate, CIOs and technology executives are working closely with fellow members of the C-suite and line-of-business leaders to identify and execute on fresh sources of innovation. This includes exploring new opportunities for developing revenue-generating digital services and new go-to-market models. It’s one of the priorities we’ve singled out in our 2022 […]

Thanksgiving is the perfect time to reflect on the importance of gratitude. The ability to experience and to express gratitude is essential to our health and happiness. It is also a fundamental part of our professional lives. Increasingly, gratitude is seen as a key attribute of world-class executives and leaders. Superlative leaders deeply and genuinely […]

November has been an absolutely incredible month for the HMG Strategy team and our truly unique global community of senior executive technology leaders and executives. At the top of the month, we hosted our 2022 Greenwich CIO Executive Leadership Summit. Following that success, we hosted our 2022 Denver CIO Executive Leadership Summit, our 2022 Charlotte […]