August 20, 2019
CTB appoints new vice president, chief information officer
CTB, Inc, a US-based developer of systems for grain storage, livestock production and food processing, has appointed Robert Janek as vice president and chief information officer, according to Victor A. Mancinelli, the company's chairman and CEO.
In his new role, Janek will be tasked with investigating the latest technologies in communication, data analyses and machine automation and systematically applying them within CTB business units.
Janek brings over 35 years of experience to this role, including a vast knowledge of leading and developing large software packages for the broader communication industry. He also has experience in managing activities related to artificial intelligence.
Most recently, Janek served as the director of IT sales and marketing for a large telecommunications company, where he helped revolutionise the wireless industry by assisting in building a wireless 5G architecture.
Prior to that, he led a global project management team that included cloud development.
Janek received a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from the University of Illinois-Urbana and a master in business administration from Illinois Benedictine College. He is also a certified project management professional and a certified scrum master.