New Jersey CIO Community

Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the New Jersey community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CIOs today.

  1. Investing in your people and the right technologies  
  2. Innovating with advanced technologies and new delivery models
  3. Influencing business stakeholders and enterprise outcomes

New Jersey CIO Governing Body

A regional Governing Body leads the New Jersey CIO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CIOs, for CIOs.


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Roota Almeida

Delta Dental of New Jersey

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Lookman Fazal

NJ Transit
Chief Information & Digital Officer

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Zouhair Guelzim

L'Oreal USA

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Warren Kudman

Turner Construction
Chief Information Officer

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Hussein Syed

RWJBarnabas Health
Chief Information Security Officer

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Gabrielle Wolfson

Quest Diagnostics Inc
Senior VP & Chief Information & Chief Digital Officer


Cherif Amirat

Chief Information Officer

Sandeep Bajaj

Everest Re Group

Eric Craig

Senior VP & Chief Information Officer

Roopesh Das

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Solutions
SVP, Digital Acceleration & Innovation

Mark Eimer

Hackensack Meridian Health
Vice President of Infrastructure & Operations (CTO)

Kevin Gokey

Church & Dwight
Vice President & Global Chief Information Officer

Jon Harding

Global CIO

Faisal Jameel

NJ Transit
Chief Technology Officer

Larry Jones

Johnson & Johnson
VP & Group CIO, Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices

Dutt Kalluri

Senior Vice President, Office of CIO

John Kavak

County of Chester

Richard Kulesa

Dun & Bradstreet
Chief Operating Officer - Technology

Justin Lahullier

Delta Dental of New Jersey

Andrew Laudato

Vitamin Shoppe Inc
Executive Vice President - Chief Technology Officer

Mario Maffie

Global Business Services CIO, Vice President

Paul Marabella

K. Hovnanian Enterprises
Chief Information Officer

Richard Martin

PepsiCo Inc
Senior IT Director & Global BRM - Procurement Technologies

Bruce Mathews


Danielle Maurici-Arnone

Reckitt Benckiser
Chief Information Officer, North America

Jason McKay

Riggs Distler
CIO & VP Business Process

Venkata Modugula

Construction Specialties
Chief Information Officer

John Mooney

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc

Adam Noble

SVP & Global CIO

Tej Patel

Stevens Institute of Technology

Ritesh Patel

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide
Chief Digital Officer

John Repko

Executive VP & Chief Information Officer

Michael Salas

SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions
Chief Information and Digital Officer

Mark Smith

American Water Works
Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Gopal Srinivasan

VP Strategic & Transformation Programs

Neal Stephen

TD Bank Group
CIO - Head of Retail Banking Technology

Scott Strickland

Wyndham Hotels and Resorts
Chief Information Officer

Vic Verma

International Flavors & Fragrances
SVP & Global Chief Information Officer

Steve Wrenn

Johnson & Johnson
Group CIO, Global Supply Chain

Upcoming Events

Virtual Programs

October 13, 2020

New Jersey CIO Virtual Executive Summit

Walk away from this peer-led, half-day virtual program with new connections and actionable insights.

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October 15, 2020

Global CIO Virtual Executive Summit

A virtual gathering for CIOs with global responsibilities to discuss challenges unique to international operations.

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November 16, 2020

New Jersey CIO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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December 15, 2020

New Jersey CIO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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