Otherwise known as the CIO’s Bold 100, the CIO 100 honors some of the top professionals in the IT industry. The list recognizes professionals for their history of bold business decisions and subsequent success within their industry. Winners of the CIO 100 include business executives that handled management issues, accumulated significant profits for their organizations, and efficiently merged business and technology.
At the time he received the award, Kasbe served as the chief information officer for Reliance Retail and participated in a project to establish a retail chain in India in order to develop a supply chain and distribution. Kasbe led the company’s IT department in delivering end-to-end retail technology and solutions that included one of the fastest retail rollouts worldwide.
CIO celebrated the success of its Bold 100 winners at the 2008 CIO 100 Symposium and Awards Ceremony in Colorado Springs, Colorado.