Zurich Kemper's Russell Bostick exemplifies the new breed of CIOs who areintegrally involved in shaping carriers' strategic business decisions.During his 21-year career, Russell Bostick's ambition has been tobecome more involved in the big picture of running a business. Now, as CIOat Zurich Kemper Life Cos., Bostick ensures that technology is a keycomponent of the company's business strategy.

"For IT to be a partner in strategy, you need employees that can talkin strategic terms," Bostick says. He encourages employees to round outtheir business education, as he did some 20 years ago, studying for hismaster's degree at night.

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