PLANO, TX – December 6, 2016 - NTT DATA, Inc., a leading business and IT services provider, today announced Lisa Woodley, vice president of digital experience, has been named a 2017 Premier 100 Technology Leader by IDG’s Computerworld.

“Lisa’s recognition by Computerworld is a testament to her continued efforts to leverage innovative technology to solve the business and human challenges facing our clients,” said Thomas Mataconis, Tom Mataconis, Senior Vice President, FSI Business Consulting, NTT DATA. “Lisa is a tremendous asset to our team, a proven and practical leader who is working side-by-side with our clients to significantly improve customer and employee experience in an ever-evolving digital landscape.”

In her role, Woodley leads a team of digital strategists, researchers, experience architects and visual designers in the development of strategic digital engagements across many vertical industries. Under Woodley’s leadership, her team grew by more than 50 percent and department revenues increased by $2 million in the last two years.

“First and foremost, I’m proud to be part of such a talented team, who continually recognize innovation is not solely about technology, but also improving the experiences of the people who use technology,” said Woodley. “I’m truly honored to be named one of Computerworld’s top 100 tech leaders. This recognition would not be possible if not for our team’s success, and the tangible results we deliver to our clients.”

In addition to her role with NTT DATA, Woodley is an adjunct professor at Rutgers University’s Center for Innovation in Education, where she teaches a class on User Experience Design for the university’s M.B.S. program. Woodley also received bachelor’s degrees in Philosophy and English from Rutgers.

A list of honorees will be published in a special issue of Computerworld's digital magazine in March 2017. Additionally, Woodley and the other recipients have been invited to attend Computerworld’s Agenda 2017 meeting on March 20-22, 2017 at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

 

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NTT DATA is a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and is part of NTT Group, a partner to 85 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit nttdata.com/americas to learn more.

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, application, infrastructure and business process services.

NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune Global 100.

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