Brian Lurie is the Founder and Board Member for AliroGroup LLC.
Lurie is a customer focused, driven and cutting-edge executive who leverages teams and talent to execute large scale, mission- critical global initiatives that achieve measured results. An accomplished thought leader and executive coach, Brian holds deep experience with Boards and Fortune 500 companies in manufacturing, healthcare and service focusing on the needs of internal and external clients.
Brian’s signature style is his ability to execute mission critical initiatives that are grounded in vision and leveraged through his management style, business acumen and an unrelenting commitment to customer service. He specializes in addressing challenging situations and turning them into competitive advantages by applying talent, innovative technologies and solutions which disrupt otherwise seemingly unsurmountable road blocks. He displays integrity, flexibility, accountability and a strong hands-on work ethic, and mitigates challenges through his exceptional communication, interaction and organizational leadership skills.
Brian is the founder of three companies, Aliro (an internet-based referral and talent acquisition company), Lurie Enterprises LLC (an IT Strategy and Executive Coaching Consultancy) and Main Line Mobile Shine (an automobile mobile detailing and coatings business). He serves on three companies advisory boards including Boston Interactive (a web and media development company), Rocket Wagon (an Internet of Things Company) and InSource (an implementation partner). Previously he served as Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Gardner Denver, a global $2.5B manufacturer and leader in lean business practices, where he established and directed the global information technology strategy to support forty manufacturing locations in thirty countries along with sales entities worldwide, while leading an international team of over 200 analysts, programmers and technicians. Prior to this role Brian served as Sr. Vice President and CIO for Teleflex where he developed the enterprise-wide information technology strategy spanning eight divisions and 30 brands sold in over 100 counties that included the shared IT infrastructure for the 187-person global workforce and resource deployment where he introduced and drove a performance culture. Brian previously enjoyed an accomplished tenure at Stryker Corporation where he served as VP Information Technology and CIO from 1998 to 2010, as CIO for Penn Engineering and Manufacturing Corporation from 1994 to 1998, and in multiple roles for Unisys Corporation from 1984 to 1994.
Brian believes that the key to achieving outstanding results lies in the team. He is committed to finding, motivating and leading talent through coaching, mentoring and formal leadership development. He regularly lectures on leadership and building world class IT service organizations at academic institutions including Columbia, University of Pennsylvania and Temple University and in the private sector for the Evanta CIO summits and HMG Summit of America.
Brian holds a degree in computer Information Sciences from Temple University and has completed leadership development programs at Harvard University, Gallup, Inc., and through Stryker’s Leadership Academy.