Chief Innovation Officers: Are They the Answer?

Rich, Sarah
December 2012
Government Technology;Dec2012, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p20
Academic Journal
The article discusses the emergence in 2012 of the chief innovation officer as a new type of chief information officer (CIO). It believes that CIOs are already preoccupied with running daily information technology (IT) operations that make it challenging for them to focus on innovative projects. It notes that only a handful of chief innovation officers have been appointed across the U.S. but observers expect several positions will be in place in most major cities in 2013.


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