Senior Vice President and
Chief Information Officer
Mr. Ed Steinike is Vice President and Chief Information Officer (CIO) for The
Company. He is responsible for the leadership of the Company's information technology strategy, services and operations.
Mr. Steinike began his tenure at The
Company as Chief Technology Officer in 2002, responsible for all technology, including networks, data centers, operations, data warehousing and systems architecture.
From 2004 to 2007, Mr. Steinike was the Company's Chief Development Officer and CIO for
North America. In this role, he worked closely with the business to leverage technology for delivering business results and introduced key applications in finance, business planning, consumer web services, customer relationship management, supply chain and innovation.
From 2007 to 2010, Mr. Steinike was at ING Insurance, where he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer. While at ING, he was responsible for all aspects of customer and information technology systems/services.
Prior to joining The
Company, Mr. Steinike worked at General Electric from 1976 to 2002, holding positions of increasing responsibility in manufacturing, service, engineering and IT; including CIO for GE Energy Services and GE Medical Systems.
Mr. Steinike is a member of various CIO associations and serves on the board of advisors for the College of IT at Georgia Southern University. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Marquette University.