Mark Shaver
CIO & VP, Operational Excellence
Joy Global Inc.

41 years with Joy Global Inc. a 3.8 B company.  Began as an underground service technician for the first 20 years working in various mineral mines globally. Discipline to processes propelled his career through the next 20 years holding various global roles related to sales, global processes, SAP, and now as VP & CIO.  Prior to the 2010 CIO appointment he was Director Operations Australasia managing 5 manufacturing facilities for 3.5 years.

Mark Shaver is frequently invited to venues globally to speak on innovation, IT metrics, and the transformation of IT.  Some of the most noted are:

In April 2014 was a keynote at the Ariba Live conference in Rome, Italy.

In April of 2013 was a speaker at the CIO Global Forum in Napa Valley, CA.

In 2012 he was featured in a March Forbes article, “The Rise of an Underground CIO”.

In January 2011 was featured in CIO magazine article “Focus on CIO for 2011” for views on IT leading business with metrics and solutions.