The Charlotte Business Journal awarded Steve Hagood the ‘CIO of the Year’ in recognition of his significant contributions to Ingersoll Rand’s bottom line. Hagood is the VP and chief information officer for Ingersoll Rand.
Hagood develops and executes Ingersoll Rand’s information technology (IT) strategies. His innovative use of IT to optimize business processes, enable growth, and create competitive advantage and a better IT customer experience helped him secure this prestigious honor.
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“Steve is a highly respected role model with a strong commitment to professional excellence,” said Michael W. Lamach, chairman and CEO of Ingersoll Rand. “He has helped enable Ingersoll Rand’s growth and productivity through business-focused technology products and services. We congratulate him on this honor and for his outstanding contributions to the company, as well as to the Charlotte community.”
Hagood joined Ingersoll Rand from the Goodrich Corporation, where he served as the VP and CIO since 2003. With 30 years of experience, Hagood has worked in executive roles in the aerospace and defense, manufacturing and service industries.