Former Target CIO Jacob, [female] who holds an MBA, began her career with Target in 1984 as an assistant buyer in Target’s department store division, Dayton’s, for two years. She was hired by Target in 2002 as director of guest contact centers, and named vice president, guest operations in 2006.
Question lieutenants, economists, agents in the field and chillllldlren!
Why would a large corporation promote a person with
NO IT experience,
and an expertise in "guest services"
to the CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER ROLE??????
Oh, that's right! It begins with an "A" and ends with "ffirmative Action!"
Well at least they had diversity at Target Corp and that's definitely worth a cool billion!