CLEARFIELD, Utah, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Lifetime Products Inc. announced today that IDG's InfoWorld, the leading integrated media brand for IT decision makers, has named Lifetime's own Chief Technology Officer, John Bowden, as one of InfoWorld's Top 25 Chief Technology Officers for 2008.
The honor bestowed on Bowden
team was awarded based on the ongoing deployment of "thin clients" throughout Lifetime's
global IT network.The clients are a system of streamlined desktop computers that allows all global users to have the appropriate computer desktop experience, while protecting all of Lifetime's
intellectual property by housing all software, information and networking systems on one set of servers in Utah. Bowden, 38, has been with Lifetime for 14 years, and has brought many cutting-edge systems and business technologies to the consumer goods manufacturer. "John does an outstanding job of aligning our IT capabilities with business direction and needs," said Richard Hendrickson, president of Lifetime.
is exceptional when it comes to understanding how the latest technology can support our company goals and direction."
Every year since 2001, InfoWorld
has honored senior IT executives who have demonstrated leadership within their companies and in the IT community.Bowden
team fit that bill.