Prior to Lewis Fowler's Dallas PMO forum, I had the chance to speak with one of our panelists, Brad Furry, and ask key questions about his journey to the CIO seat. Brad's career has spanned IT leadership roles in everything from Oil & Gas, Insurance, and Healthcare companies, to multi-billion dollar retailers.
Read on for highlights from our discussion and insights on what it takes to succeed as an IT executive.
1. What was your professional journey to becoming a CIO?
I’ve spent the last 33 years in technology positions across multiple industries and companies. Although, I’ve primarily spent the majority of my time in retail, I’ve also spent time in Oil & Gas, Healthcare and Insurance.