NOVI, Mich., December 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Matthew Kurpinski has been named vice president, information technology and chief information officer for ITC Holdings Corp. January 1, 2022. He succeeds Ron Hinsleywho has served in a dual role and will continue as Vice President, Chief Information Officer for Fortis Inc.
Mr. Kurpinski is responsible for all information technology (IT) activities at ITC, including cybersecurity initiatives. It supports all enterprise infrastructure and applications, including transportation management system and enterprise resource planning. Mr. Kurpinski previously served as Director of Application Support and Development at ITC, responsible for application development, implementation and support, and served as Senior Director of CIP.
“Matt brings a wealth of experience to this position and has proven to be an incredible asset to ITC’s Information Technology team. The initiatives he led are important to leveraging and protecting ITC’s transmission network assets and information,” said Jon Jippingexecutive vice president and chief operating officer of ITC Holdings Corp. “I would also like to thank Ron for his many contributions to ITC over the years. His leadership has been instrumental in creating a successful and successful organization.”
Mr. Kurpinski joined ITC in 2012. Prior to joining ITC, he worked for 22 years in the automotive industry in information technology and quality systems management.
Mr. Kurpinski holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering and a Masters of Business Administration from Wayne State University. He resides Northville, Mich. with his wife and youngest daughter.
ABOUT ITC HOLDINGS CORP.
ITC Holdings Corp. is the largest independent electricity transmission company in United States. ITC provides transmission network solutions to improve reliability, expand market access, enable new generation resources to interconnect with its systems, and reduce the overall cost of energy delivered. Through its regulated operating subsidiaries ITCTransmissionMichigan Electric Transmission Company, ITC Midwest and ITC Great Plains, ITC owns and operates high voltage transmission infrastructure in Michigan, Iowa, Minnesota, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas and Oklahomaand developing in Wisconsin. These systems serve a combined peak load of over 26,000 megawatts along 16,000 circuit miles of transmission line, supported by 700 employees and 1,000 contractors. The ITC is based in Novi, MI. For more information visit WWW.ITC-HOLDINGS.COM. ITC is a subsidiary of Fortis Inc., a leader in the regulated North American electric and gas utility industry. For more information visit WWW.FORTISINC.COM.
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