Mark Settle

Mark Settle
"Truth from the Trenches: A Practical Guide to the Art of IT Management"

Mark Settle is a seven time CIO with broad business experience in information services, enterprise software, consumer products, high tech distribution, financial services and oil & gas.  He has led IT organizations that support the internal business operations, product development activities and customer-facing service capabilities of multiple Fortune 500 companies.  Settle serves on the advisory boards of several venture capital firms and personally pioneered the adoption of service management and cloud computing technologies within several large enterprises.  He is the author of "Truth from the Trenches: A Practical Guide to the Art of IT Management" and a three time CIO 100 honoree.  Settle’s latest book describes IT management practices in cloud-native Silicon Valley firms.  It’s called "Truth from the Valley" and is scheduled for release in February 2020.  

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