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A virtual or fractional CTO and CIO provides unbiased, trusted advisement to business leaders to help them navigate the complexities of Information Technology, minimize costs, maximize ROI, secure digital assets, and most importantly, develop and execute strategies that will enable them to surpass their competition. A strategic technology leader assists in developing strategic plans, evaluating technology, analyzing costs and benefits, building effective teams, executing initiatives, and helping businesses leverage technology to help grow the bottom line.


Brian’s title at Experient was CIO and he was that and much more. He was a true business partner focusing on driving client solutions and company growth. Brian was recognized by our clients and the industry as being creative and solutions driven and grounded with a business approach to addressing opportunities. Brian and his team continually developed best in class technology products for the meeting, event and tradeshow industry including eventXL and eventBit. Brian is a change agent and would be a welcome addition to any organization looking for a technology leader

Michael Guerriero

Brian is that rare CIO that not only offers a superior technology skill set but also a great business mind. We could always count on Brian to build and maintain a successful IT operation but the additional value he added in driving innovation, in challenging the status quo and being a change agent was icing on the cake. Brian is also a data “geek” and understands the power and impact that data driven insights can have on an organization. Brian was also constantly scanning the horizon for what was to come next which is immensely valuable in today’s world.

David Peckinpaugh
Maritz Global Events


January Newsletter
The Changing World of the CIO
According to research by KPMG, 61% CIOs report that IT leaders are more influential as a result of the pandemic crisis.  Given how the nature of connectivity and remote work forces has drastically and acutely changed, this isn’t much of a surprise.  Steve Otto, ex-NASA employee and current CTO at …
Crisis Fatigue
Doing what I love to do…sharing data that captures a concept well. The folks at McKinsey shared a timely article regarding 'pandemic fatigue'. Where do you believe you and your organization are on this continuum? Some important pointers for leaders… 1. Listen deeply to your staff for signs of exhaustion …

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