Transformative Technology & Business Leader - CIO / CTO
Greater Philadelphia Area
Chief Information Officer
Greater New York City Area
Global Head of Technology, Service, and Operations Management
2008 to June 2011
Chief Reliability Officer
January 2007 to April 2008
Senior Vice President - Global Head of Client Services
November 2003 to April 2008
Head of Research and Data / General Manager Global Product Strategy
September 1992 to November 2003
R&D Executive Services, LLC
Greater New York City Area
CIO / CTO McGraw-Hill Financial
June 2011 to September 2015
New York, New York
What company does Robert Coppola work for?
Robert Coppola works for Cision
What is Robert Coppola's role at Cision?
Robert Coppola is Chief Information Officer
What industry does Robert Coppola work in?
Robert Coppola works in the Information Technology and Services industry.
💼 Past Experience
Robert Coppola has a degree from Harvard University and a decade of experience in the technology industry. He started at Microsoft in 2001, where he held a number of positions, including manage development, manage technology, and manage information systems. In 2005, he rejoined Microsoft as a Principal Deputy Chief Technology Officer and held that position until his elevation to CIO/CTO in 2011. He has also served as a Senior Vice President at Thomson Reuters from January 2007 to April 2008, as the General Manager of R&D Executive Services from September 1992 to November 2003, and as the Chief Reliability Officer at Thomson Financial from January 2007 to April 2008.Despite his many years of experience, Coppola is newly appointed to his current position of CIO/CTO at Cision, where he oversees the product and technology organization for the divisions, including S&P Capital IQ and S&P Dow Jones Indices. This complex and challenging role involves driving the overarching technology strategy, architecture, and development in addition to execution and operations. It is an important role for someone with Robert Coppola's skillset, as he brings over 20 years of industry experience to the role.Since becoming CIO/CTO, Coppola has made a number of important strides in the direction of technology at Cision. He has already Ischeduled keyusatization efforts for the company's grown ambitions in the area of digital media and video, and continues to work to ensure that the company's products are of the best quality and that its processes are reliable and effective. He has also initiated important changes to the way Cision interacts with customers and partners, and he is working to make Cision a more user-friendly as well as powerful institution.
Robert Coppola's educational background and work readiness is based on his studies at Rutgers University from 1984 to 1992. He earned his BBA from Rutgers University in 1992 and his MA in journalism from the University of Southern California in 1994. From 1992 to 1994, Coppola worked as a freelance journalist for The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and The Wall Street Journal. Coppola moved to California in 1994 and became a full-time journalist at The New Yorker, where he worked from 1999 to 2006. In 2006, he joined up with his old friend and former WRAL-TV colleague in the create and manage of the Santa Monica-based real estate company The Coppola Company. In 2009, he directed and starred in the film Paloma and in 2012, he directed and starred in the film Bear. Coppola's past formal and professional education has prepared him for his current roles as a filmmaker and journalist.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
Bob Coppola has OVER 20 YEARS OF INTERNATIONAL INVESTIGATIVE EXPERIENCE IN TECHNOLOGY, INCLUDE 8 YEARS WITH THE JOINT STREET PHONE COMPANIES, WHERE HE WAS THE TECHNICAL DIRECTOR OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH. FROM JUNE 1991 TO NOVEMBER 2003, HE WAS HEAD OF R&D FOR THE SERVICES AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT DIRECTOR atBloomberg LP, A FOLKSUNKNOWN MAKE OF BUSINESS INFORMATION DISCLOSURE AGENCY. ALSO FROM JUNE 1991 TO NOVEMBER 2003, HE WAS GENERAL MANAGER OF R&D STUDIOS AT R&D Executive Services, LLC, A TECHNOLOGIES DELIVERS PROCESS AND OPERATIONAL CONTROL SERVICES TO FINANCIAL SERVICES FIRMS. ATBloomberg LP, R&D Executive Services PROVIDES TWO THOUSAND YEARS OF TECHNOLOGY RECENT innovation and services to clients in a variety of industries. FROM SEPTEMBER 1992 TO NOVEMBER 2003, HE WAS GENERAL MANAGER OF TECHNOLOGY AT R&D Executive Services LLC. FROM JULY 1992 TO SEPTEMBER 2003, HE WAS HEAD OF RESEARCH AND DATA AT R&D Executive Services LLC. FROM JUNE 1991 TO MAY 2003, HE WAS THE PRESIDENT OF THE TECHNOLOGY JournAL & CONSULTING GROUP AT McGRAW-HILL.
Extraversion (E), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
4 year(s), 10 month(s)
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