Articles by Cynthia Stoddard

Cynthia Stoddard, CIO

As senior vice president and chief information officer of Adobe, Cynthia Stoddard oversees Adobe’s global Information Technology team. In her leadership role, Cynthia spearheads a global strategy for delivering services that form the mission-critical backbone for the company. This includes providing always-on systems and enterprise applications that enable us to run Adobe’s business; delivering productivity to employees everywhere; and providing the information and data services for real-time decision making and personalized customer experiences.

Cynthia Stoddard, CIO

Adobe CIO: Optimizing Our Employee Experience

Very often, when someone takes on a new CIO role, they are handed a lot of problems. I’m happy to say that was not the case when I joined Adobe. IT was not broken, and that enabled me to hit the ground running on innovation. One of the areas that I...

Cynthia Stoddard / 3 months ago

Successful Women Do These Things to Shatter Career Stereotypes

In celebration of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month throughout March, I’m sharing my career journey as a technical leader in Information Technology (IT), along with some key insights that have helped me become the leader I am ...

Cynthia Stoddard / 7 months ago

Four Ways to Make the Most out of Your New Leadership Role

This story originally appeared in The Enterprisers Project. I’m currently a few months into a new CIO role at a highly-admired, cloud-based technology company. One of my first tasks was to get to know the organization’s people, cul...

Cynthia Stoddard / 1 year ago