Los Altos, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2009
Marty Chuck, Founder and Managing Director of The CXOs LLC has been named to the Outsourcing Hall of Fame for his lifelong contributions to the industry of outsourcing.
The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) honored Chuck at a luncheon ceremony during its annual conference, The 2009 Outsourcing World Summit.
"Marty has been a guiding force in the business process outsourcing industry, and he has made significant contributions to business and society through his management practice and leadership," said Michael Corbett, IAOP chairman. "Marty truly represents the very best in our industry and we are honored to induct him into the prestigious Outsourcing Hall of Fame, which is the only one of its kind in the industry."
The Outsourcing Hall of Fame recognizes individuals not only for their contributions to the management practice and industry of outsourcing, but also for their contributions to society at-large through outsourcing. Inductees have demonstrated a unique quality of leadership that allows them to synthesize a new model of business with the obligation to contribute to community-based economic development, support socially-directed investments, educate, and provide development opportunities to all those impacted by IAOP's work.
Over the past 24 years, Chuck, a Certified Outsourcing Professional™ (COP) has been a leader in using IT to transform businesses in high-tech markets. He brings his expertise as a former CIO at both Electronic Arts and Agilent Technologies to his current role as founding partner and managing director of The CXOs, a technology strategy and management consulting firm. He also was formerly a business CIO for Hewlett-Packard. For his work with the Agilent IT organization, Chuck earned the prestigious Computerworld Honors 21st Century Achievement Award in 2002 and also was named a Premiere 100 IT leader by Computerworld in 2003.
"It is a great honor to be recognized by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals," Chuck said. "Businesses today operate in a globalized environment and success requires foresight, agility, cost competitiveness and innovation, and so I have often leveraged outsourcing as part of my winning plan to gain global competitive advantage. Successful outsourcing enhances value and can build a sustainable competitive advantage. By advancing the outsourcing profession, IAOP benefits everyone in the value delivery chain, whether buying, selling or using products and services."
The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) is the global, standard-setting organization and advocate for the outsourcing profession. With 40,000 customer, advisor and provider members world-wide, IAOP helps companies increase their outsourcing success rate, improve their outsourcing ROI, and expand the opportunities for outsourcing across their businesses. To learn more, visit http://www.outsourcingprofessional.org.
About The CXOs
The CXOs are experienced CIOs and CTOs from startup and FORTUNE® 500 companies. We are proven technology executives, recognized leaders and practitioners in our fields. With deep business and technology experience, The CXOs accelerate time to market, time to revenue and help enable early stage, growth and mature companies to win.