Author - Kathy Linares
Kathy Linares serves as Vice President, Chief Information Officer for Orora Packaging Solutions. She is responsible for leading the information technology organization as well as for driving business transformation through the use of technology. She assumed this role in August 2011 and has been a driving force behind our organizational rollout of SAP. Prior to joining Orora, Kathy was the Vice President of IT for DRI Companies, and prior to that she held several progressive positions in the Oracle ERP consulting industry, ultimately serving as the Vice President of Services for Axion Solutions. Kathy’s experience leveraging technology to improve salesforce effectiveness, digital presence, and business operations crosses many industries including retail, manufacturing, higher education, medical device, consumer packaged goods, entertainment, and more. Kathy is a graduate of the St. Bonaventure University. She lives in Southern California with her husband and three children.