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AT&T Inc.

208 S. Akard St.

Dallas, Texas 75202

United States

Company Description

AT&T Corp. is a business services communications provider, offering a variety of global communications services to over two-million customers, including large domestic and multinational businesses, small and medium-sized businesses and government agencies ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer (Chief Information Officer)

DIRECTV Inc

Network Engineer

IBM Corporation

Freelance Technical Writer

Retired from IBM

Platform Tennis Director | Tennis Professional

Midtown Athletic Club

Executive Information Technology Architect

IBM Corporation

Lead Developer

Leeds & Northrup

Affiliations

Member
TBM Council

Founder
Network Processor company

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
AT&T Wireless Services Inc

Founder
Inviscid Networks

NCAA Division 1 Men's and Women's Volunteer Tennis Coach
Chicago State University

Board Member
TeleCorp PCS , Inc.

Education

Colony High school

Western Washington University

B.S.

Electrical Engineering

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

M.S. degree

Stanford

M.S. degree

Stanford University

bachelor's degree

business

University of Western Washington

degree

Physical Education , Health and Fitness Emphasis

University of Alaska Anchorage

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Amdocs | InTouch 2013

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Mike Benson will discuss the industry trends shaping DIRECTV's strategies, their objectives and desired outcomes in undertaking a modernization program with Amdocs.">Enabling Innovation Strategies While Realizing Operational Excellence

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATION Mike Benson Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer DIRECTV Inc.
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Mike Benson
Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, DIRECTV Inc.
Mike Benson is Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for DIRECTV, Inc. He is responsible for creating and maintaining information technology and solutions for DIRECTV's business operations nationwide and oversees reporting, analysis and infrastructure requirements, customer billing and payment systems, and customer care systems and financial, marketing, sales and decision support.
Before joining DIRECTV, Benson held multiple executive level positions at AT&T Wireless and McCaw Celluar Communications. Before his career in wireless communications, Benson served as manager of development for Advanced Technology Laboratories and senior systems analyst in the frozen food packaging and distribution industry with J.R. Simplot, Inc.


Speaker Bios forThe 2011 Southern California CIO Executive Leadership Roundtable, Santa Monica, CA - 11/4/2010

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Mike Benson

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Mike Benson EVP & CIO DIRECTV, Inc. Mike Benson is the executive vice president and Chief Information Officer for DIRECTV, Inc. He is responsible for creating and maintaining information technology solutions for DIRECTV's business operations nationwide and oversees reporting, analysis and infrastructure requirements, customer billing and payment systems, as well as customer care systems and financial, marketing, sales and decision support. Before joining DIRECTV, Benson held a variety of executive level positions at AT&T Wireless where he had cross enterprise responsibility for the company's information technology and national real-estate organizations. Most recently, as executive vice president and CIO, he directed a worldwide reengineering of AT&T Wireless' internal service-based IT organization from 2000 to 2003. In 2000, as vice president of IT Infrastructure and Operations, Benson established technical direction for the company's IT infrastructure team to support business growth through major acquisitions by initiating service quality programs and crisis management frameworks.
Benson worked for McCaw Cellular Communications from 1987 until 1995 when the company was acquired by AT&T Wireless. As vice president of Information Services, he led the development of the region's information systems organization supporting significant business. During his service as director of development for McCaw's cellular division, Benson translated customer and organizational objectives into technology strategies and reduced billing expenses by 50% division-wide. Prior to his career in wireless communications, Benson served as manager of development for Advance Technology Laboratories in Redmond and Bothell, Wash. Earlier career experience included a position as a senior systems analyst in the frozen food packing and distribution industry with J.R. Simplot, Inc.


Speaker Bios forThe Southern California CIO Executive Leadership Roundtable

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Mike Benson

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Mike Benson EVP & CIO DIRECTV, Inc. Mike Benson is the executive vice president and Chief Information Officer for DIRECTV, Inc. He is responsible for creating and maintaining information technology solutions for DIRECTV's business operations nationwide and oversees reporting, analysis and infrastructure requirements, customer billing and payment systems, as well as customer care systems and financial, marketing, sales and decision support. Before joining DIRECTV, Benson held a variety of executive level positions at AT&T Wireless where he had cross enterprise responsibility for the company's information technology and national real-estate organizations. Most recently, as executive vice president and CIO, he directed a worldwide reengineering of AT&T Wireless' internal service-based IT organization from 2000 to 2003. In 2000, as vice president of IT Infrastructure and Operations, Benson established technical direction for the company's IT infrastructure team to support business growth through major acquisitions by initiating service quality programs and crisis management frameworks.
Benson worked for McCaw Cellular Communications from 1987 until 1995 when the company was acquired by AT&T Wireless. As vice president of Information Services, he led the development of the region's information systems organization supporting significant business. During his service as director of development for McCaw's cellular division, Benson translated customer and organizational objectives into technology strategies and reduced billing expenses by 50% division-wide. Prior to his career in wireless communications, Benson served as manager of development for Advance Technology Laboratories in Redmond and Bothell, Wash. Earlier career experience included a position as a senior systems analyst in the frozen food packing and distribution industry with J.R. Simplot, Inc.


The HMG Strategy Blog

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Mike Benson is the EVP and CIO for DIRECTV, Inc. He is responsible for creating and maintaining information technology solutions for DIRECTV's business operations nationwide and oversees reporting, analysis and infrastructure requirements.


Mike Benson EVP & CIO for ...

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Mike Benson EVP & CIO for DirecTV joins Carl on stage to provide to discuss how VMware product's have helped DirecTV deal with large growth and maintaining it's IT platform.

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