Southern Company Names Martin Davis New CIO

ATLANTA, July 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Mark S. Lantrip, president and chief executive officer of Southern Company Services, today announced that Martin B. Davis has been named executive vice president and chief information officer.

Davis joins Southern Company Services after a nearly 30-year career in key enterprise information technology and security roles with Wells Fargo and Wachovia.  Read more >>

Deere & Company Board of Directors Adds Two Members

Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) announced today that its Board of Directors has added two new members. Dmitri L. Stockton, President and Chief Executive Officer of GE Asset Management, and Sheila G. Talton, President and Chief Executive, Gray Matter Analytics, have been elected to the Deere & Company Board of Directors, effective May 27, 2015. Read more

Art Hopkins, CEO, Macquarium & ITSMF Member, Delivers Keynote at Atlanta Premier CIO Forum, April 16th

9th Annual Atlanta Premier CIO Forum, April 16, 2014
Crowne Plaza Perimeter at Ravinia
12:00pm – 1:30pm

Closing Luncheon Keynote – “Least Likely Leadership Learnings”

Presented by: Art Hopkins, CEO, Macquarium Intelligent Communications, Inc.

Sponsored by: DataLink

ITSMF Member Andre Gold asks, “Who is Responsible for Information Security?” at the Atlanta Premier CIO Forum, April 15th

9th Annual Atlanta Premier CIO Forum, April 15, 2014
Crowne Plaza Perimeter at Ravinia


Dave Chatterjee, 2014 President, Atlanta SIM Chapter

André Gold, VP – Enterprise Infrastructure & Security, AutoTrader Group
Christopher Wiseman, SVP & Managing Director of Technology Audit, SunTrust Banks, Inc.
Muthu Arumugham, Corporate VP – Technology, Ebix, Inc.

New Chief Technology Officer Arrives

Eric Christian, vice president and chief technology officer, joined Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) March 18. Read more

Boeing Names Ted Colbert Chief Information Officer

CHICAGO, Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] has named Ted Colbert chief information officer and vice president of the company’s Information Technology organization. Colbert, who was formerly vice president of the Boeing Information Technology Infrastructure organization, replaces Kim Hammonds, who is leaving the company.

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MetricStream CEO Shellye Archambeau Elected to Verizon Board of Directors

NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today announced the election of Shellye Archambeau, chief executive officer of MetricStream, to the Verizon Board of Directors, effective Dec. 1.

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VisionIT Named Third Largest Hispanic Owned Business by Crain’s Detroit Business


Focus on global expansion and innovation fueling company growth

Detroit, MI – Nov 6, 2013 – VisionIT, a global leader in IT managed services and talent management solutions, today announced its ranking as Michigan’s third largest Hispanic-owned business as compiled by Crain’s Detroit Business magazine. Read more

Nationally Recognized Executives Join Triad Isotopes, Inc.’s Leadership Team



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ORLANDO, FLORIDA (October 1, 2013) Triad Isotopes, Inc. (Triad) has announced the addition of two nationally-recognized executives to the company’s leadership team.  Kerry E. Gillespie, CPA, CGMA has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Operations Officer (COO).  Douglas Ash has joined the company as Chief Information Officer (CIO).  Both report to Dom Meffe, President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

“Adding two executives as experienced and seasoned as Kerry and Doug clearly demonstrates our commitment to building a great organization,” said Dom Meffe. “We continue to focus our investments on people, process and technology as we strengthen our company and prepare for future growth.”

As CFO/COO, Kerry Gillespie brings over twenty five years of healthcare management experience that will help position Triad for future growth beyond the company’s current position as the nation’s second largest nuclear pharmacy company.  Prior to joining Triad Isotopes, Gillespie served as Executive Vice President, Operations Finance with Health Management Associates, Inc. and as Chief Financial Officer for Radiation Therapy Services, Inc. and Ardent Health Services, LLC.  In addition to his extensive career as a healthcare executive, Gillespie also brings a unique perspective on the nuclear pharmacy industry, having served as a radiology technologist early in his career.

On his decision to join Triad Isotopes, Gillespie stated, “I am excited to join the Triad team as they continue to build industry leadership in the nuclear pharmacy space during this time of rapidly escalating change in the U.S. health care marketplace.  Triad’s reputation for integrity, coupled with its close relationships with its pharmacy leadership and customers, helped solidify my decision to join this dynamic organization.”  He and his wife Karen will relocate to the Orlando area from Naples, Florida.

As CIO, Douglas Ash holds more than thirty years of experience working for Fortune 50 companies within business, information technology, and executive leadership roles.  He served as Vice President and CIO, Global Training and Logistics, and Vice President, Health Services & Solutions, for Lockheed Martin in Orlando before moving to Triad Isotopes.  His career also includes thirteen years at IBM in a variety of information technology and management positions.

Ash currently serves as Chairman of the Information Technology Senior Manager Forum (ITSMF), where he helps prepare African-American IT professionals for senior-executive roles within Fortune 500 companies.  ITSMF offers executive career development, mentoring, and networking opportunities to advance high potential careers and build a pipeline of talent.

Ash commented “The nuclear pharmacy industry growth initiatives Triad is pursuing created an exciting opportunity for me to leverage my business leadership and technology experience to optimize the investments Triad is making.  My goal is to ensure the company continues to innovate in the future, and achieve its business objectives.”  Doug and his wife Maria reside in Orlando.


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Triad Isotopes, Inc. is a nationwide nuclear pharmacy company headquartered in Orlando, FL.  The company’s national network of over 60 locations serves 4 million patients each year, making Triad Isotopes the nation’s second-largest and fastest-growing radiopharmaceutical provider.  These specialized facilities provide the products used by hospitals and nuclear medicine operators to help diagnose and treat patients, primarily those with cardiac and cancer concerns.