Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 11, 2014
Atlanta Technology Leaders aired live on June 5, 2014 with guests Jay Ferro of the American Cancer Society (ACS) and Lee Crump of Rollins, Inc. This episode focused on the role of a Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Jay Ferro is CIO for the ACS, a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, the American Cancer Society has more than 900 offices nationwide and a presence in more than 5,100 communities. Ferro is responsible for the people, strategy and operations of the global information technology organization.
Lee Crump is the CIO of Rollins Inc, a company that provides essential pest control services and protection against termite damage, rodents and insects to more than 2 million customers worldwide. Concerning IT services, Crump explains the importance of having a highly mobile work force, and with that, efficient IT services are essential to the company and its sales team.
The current and most major initiative that Rollins’ CIO is facing is “replacing a 13 year old internally developed custom branch operating system with a much more current system,” explained Crump. They are starting with a packaged system and modifying it to fit the unique Rollins needs.
To learn more about these featured guests, tune in to this episode of Atlanta Technology Leaders.
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