April 18, 2022, Deerfield Beach, Florida By way of GLOBE NEWSWIRE, JM Family Enterprises, a $18 billion privately held company, has hired Corey Benish as its new chief technology officer, effective immediately (CTO). Because technology is at the heart of how JM Family adds value to its partners and associates, Benish’s appointment to the company’s executive team will help the company aggressively pursue its digital future to their benefit.
Benish, formerly a consultant for JM Family’s two subsidiary companies, will now work full-time for the parent company, where he will oversee digital product management and support the company’s existing IT strategy, architecture, and governance capabilities.
“We are excited to officially welcome Corey to the JM Family after months of collaboration.” In his current role as senior vice president and chief information officer, Chad Couch has already proven his worth to JM Family by bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to the company’s digital strategy projects. “We look forward to working with him to further develop our technology roadmap,” says Couch.
In this position, Benish will bring to bear a wealth of knowledge and valuable understanding gained through his 25 years of experience in a variety of industries, including involvement in B2B and franchise operations. Benish has spent his entire professional career assisting organisations in realising enterprise value through digital products and services. He has held several senior technology positions at companies such as ABC Financial Services, Planet Fitness, National Dentex Corporation, and AGA Medical Corporation, among many others. The founder and CEO of CGNB Associates, which seeks to assist businesses in understanding their technology landscape, developing strategic technology roadmaps, and driving execution in order to achieve new digital capabilities, is currently working on starting up his own consulting firm.
At Columbia University in New York, Benish completed the Executive Education program and earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Besides that, Benish has been a Compassion International Child Sponsor for many years, and he sponsored a child all the way through high school graduation.