Frank B. Modruson Elected to Zebra Technologies Board of Directors
LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA) today announced that retired Accenture chief information officer Frank B. Modruson has been elected to the company's board of directors.
With the election of Mr. Modruson
Board now has nine members, including seven independent directors.
"Frank Modruson brings the voice of the enterprise customer into Zebra's board room, with a wealth of technology and customer-facing experience," stated Anders Gustafsson, Zebra's chief executive officer.
is a great addition to Zebra's
board, with his
global vision, deep insight and proven business skills."
Since January 2003, Frank Modruson, 54, was the chief information officer of Accenture, one of the world's leading providers of management consulting, technology and outsourcing services to clients worldwide.
As CIO, he was responsible for the information technology strategy, applications and infrastructure supporting a global business of 281,000 employees.
He also chaired Accenture's Information Technology Steering Committee and was a member of Accenture Operating Committee and Global Leadership Council.
Prior to his role as CIO, Mr. Modruson held various technology and client-facing positions over a 26-year career at Accenture.
Mr. Modruson retired from Accenture in February 2014.
Recognized as a leader and innovator in his
profession, Mr. Modruson
is a 2010 inductee into the CIO Magazine CIO Hall of Fame
In addition, InfoWorld
named him to its list of Top 25 CTOs.
ComputerWorld named Mr. Modruson
as one of its Premier 100 CTOs.
Mr. Modruson currently serves on the Board of Taleris, which is a joint venture between Accenture and GE Aviation.
He received a B.S. degree in computer science from Dickinson College and an M.S. degree in computer science from Pennsylvania State University.