Joe Gay is a dynamic change agent with a 25-year portfolio developing IT strategies. His work has enabled successful business growth across a wide range of industries. By building and deploying a world-class IT organization from the ground up, he was instrumental in facilitating the expansion of Lowe’s Home Improvement from 1,000 to 2,000 stores.
Joe is adept at leading and mentoring large teams across multiple geographical areas. He is an analytical thinker able to identify and distill long-standing issues, define solutions, and drive implementations and rollouts. Joe serves as a subject matter expert on IT processes, methods, and organizations and is dedicated to cultivating high-performance teams.
Specializations: IT Strategy & Alignment, Program Management Office Development, IT Process Re-engineering/Innovation, IT Organization Definition/Deployment, Organizational Change Management, Team Leadership/Training, Solution Delivery Life Cycle Management, Program Management, Project Management, Best Practices, Business Process Improvements, Resource Outsourcing, Vendor Relationships, Cost Cutting Initiatives, Budget Administration, Contract Negotiations, Software Development, Risk Management, SOX Compliance, QA/Testing, Presentations, Reporting, Issue Resolution