Report: Chief Digital Officers Might Be a Game Changer for the IT Channel
“The report suggested a number of organizations are already making new, very big bets in information and technology innovation.While major political and economic uncertainties obstructed business investment last year, the fog is now clearing, and digital strategies will play a prominent role in CEOs’ 2013 plans, according to a survey of more than 390 senior business leaders in organizations worldwide from IT research firm Gartner.
The survey found that 19 percent of business leaders expect to see a chief digital officer by 2014, and 17 percent expect to see a chief data officer. Report results also indicated many business leaders think they have a digital strategy, as 52 percent of survey respondents said that they have such a strategy in place. The report suggested a number of organizations are already making new, very big bets in information and technology innovation that run to hundreds of millions of dollars of fresh investment.” READ MORE: