Synchrony Financial Named CIO 100 Award Winner
For the second year in a row, IDG Enterprise’s CIO selected Synchrony Financial for inclusion in their 2016 CIO 100—the 29th annual award program that recognizes organizations that “exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology.”
Synchrony Financial is a consumer financial services company and the largest provider of private label credit cards in the U.S. They were recognized by CIO for the design and development of their strategic and intelligence-led information security program, which, they explained, “adapts to an evolving landscape of emerging threats and new technologies.”
“We are proud to be chosen as a CIO 100 recipient for the second year in a row, recognized for our strategic and innovative information security program, which has become a true business enabler,” Carol Juel, Synchrony Financial executive vice president and CIO, said in a statement.