Stephen J. Gold serves as the Executive Vice President, CTO and Chief Digital Operations Officer of Hudson’s Bay Company. Steve is a seasoned senior technology executive, business leader and digital pioneer, with a strong track record in the successful design, implementation, operation and support of large-scale technology initiatives and associated businesses. At Hudson’s Bay Company, Steve oversees digital product strategy and development, systems architecture, product engineering and operations. Steve previously served as Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer and member of the Executive Committee of CVS Health. In this role, Steve operated as the company’s senior technology executive, responsible for all information systems and technology operations including the digital business, as well as client service operations within the company. Steve also previously held the roles at Avaya, Inc. as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer.
Steve holds Corporate Director roles at Verint and World Fuel Services and sits on the technology advisory boards of SkyRepublic, Kazuhm and Analytics Ventures. Steve is also a member of the College of Professional Studies Advisory Board of St. John’s University. As a thought leader in the technology community, Steve is active at industry conferences, frequently participating as a keynote speaker, and is often quoted as a subject matter expert in publications.