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2014 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit Tackles "The Big Shift" to Drive Unprecedented Business Value

IT Executives from Leading Innovative Companies Gather to Share Thought Leadership to Propel Businesses Forward

WASHINGTON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HMG Strategy is excited to present the 2014 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit, in Association Partnership with the Capital Area SIM Chapter.  The Summit on April 23, 2014 is located at the W Washington D.C. Hotel.  Qualified executives can register at www.hmgstrategy.com under "Upcoming Events."

This summit will address The Big Shift: Leadership, Innovation, and Transformation in a Customer-Centric Economy.  "Today's CIO has to reduce the bottom line, while driving the top line.  A key component of top line growth is continually innovating while shifting the company's focus to exceed customer expectations," said Hunter Muller, HMG Strategy's President and CEO.  This gathering brings together the most influential, forward-thinking and successful IT leaders to share their knowledge, personal experience, and insight in regards to the enormous change in the way technology drives real business value in our interconnected digital global economy.

World-class speakers featured at the 2014 Washington, D.C. Summit include Matt Aiello, Partner, Heidrick & Struggles; Dennis Arndt, CTO, RainKing Solutions; Tom Berray, Managing Partner, Cabot Consultants; Jay Ferro, CIO, American Cancer Society; Chris Gates, CIO, Under Armour; Elizabeth Hackenson, CIO & SVP, Global Business Services, The AES Corporation; Shawn Henry, President, CrowdStrike Services; Peter High, Founder & President, Metis Strategy, LCC; Bruce Hoffmeister, Global CIO, Marriott International, Inc.; Mohamoud Jibrell, VP IT & CIO, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Jeff Kubacki, SVP & CIO, ATK; Allan Leinwand, VP & CTO, ServiceNow; Michael Lucas, Global CIO, Hogan Lovells; Robert Lux, CIO, Freddie Mac; Joe Malfesi, VP of Infrastructure Services, Transaction Network Services, Inc.; Gary Marshall, CIO, SunGard Availability Services; Israel Martinez, Senior Managing Partner & President, Axon Global Services; Shane McGee, General Counsel, Global Services and Cloud Solutions, Mandiant, a FireEye Company; Eric McNulty, Director of Research, Harvard's National Preparedness Leadership Initiative; Klaus Meier, EVP Systems & CIO Americas, Schindler Elevator Corporation; Andre Mendes, Director - Global Operations, Broadcasting Board of Governors; Jason Molfetas, CIO, Amtrak; Hunter Muller, President & CEO, HMG Strategy; Harriet Pearson, Partner, Hogan Lovells; Mark Polansky, CIO/Information Technology Officers Practice, Korn Ferry; and Douglas Tracy, SVP & CIO, CSC.

Sponsor partners for the summit are ServiceNow, Comcast Business, Good Technology, Information Builders, Okta, and Computer Aid Inc.  Strategic partners include Egon Zehner International, Heidrick & Struggles, Korn Ferry, Russell Reynolds Associates, and Spencer Stuart.

HMG Strategy is building the strongest CIO network on the planet.  HMG facilitates connections and thought leadership to elevate the role of the CIO/IT Executive.  Yearly, HMG Strategy recognizes top performing Chief Information/Innovation/Technology Officers who have excelled in innovation, leaderships skills, transformation, and legacy leadership through the "Transformation CIO Leadership Awards."  These awards are based on extensive in-depth research conducted over the course of multiple conversations and interviews with Hunter Muller and the HMG Strategy team.  These awards demonstrate the critical relevance of the modern-day CIO as an innovative leader.  Insights from these conversations are shared in HMG Strategy's weekly newsletter.

To sign-up for the newsletter, or to register for the 2014 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit on April 23, 2014, please go to www.hmgstrategy.com.

SOURCE HMG Strategy

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