Janet Topic is the SVP Corporate Services and CIO for Trimac Transportation. Janet and her team provide cost effective, value added services to the Trimac Canadian public and the US private operating entities. Trimac is in the business of providing bulk truck transportation services as well as related distribution and management services throughout North America.
The scope of the Corporate Services portfolio is as follows: Information Services, Financial Services, Business Risk & Internal Controls, and Risk & Insurance Services.
Janet is an accomplished senior executive whose strengths are leadership, conceptual thinking, management, and issue resolution. She has the ability to select the right people, create a compelling purpose, and establish the structure and norms that allow teams to work effectively to advance the corporate strategy.
Janet has extensive experience in technology with over thirty years of progressive accomplishments in management, systems development and integration, and project delivery.
Prior to joining Trimac, Janet served in a senior management role with Ernst and Young in their oil and gas software practice. She has worked at Mobil Oil Canada and Hamilton Brothers Oil and Gas in project management roles. Janet brings a strong history of successful large-scale system deployments and team leadership.
Janet holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science with a double major in Economics from the University of Calgary. She is actively involved in the Calgary IT community including participating in various industry round tables, panel discussions and post-secondary institution advisory councils