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chief information officernoun [C]

uk   us   ( abbreviation CIO) WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT
the ​person who is in ​charge of the ​department that ​deals with the ​computersystems in a ​company or ​organization: As ​chiefinformationofficer he was ​responsible for the company's ​policy on ​employees' use of ​socialnetworkingsites in the ​workplace.
the ​person in ​charge of giving out ​information about a ​company or ​organization to the ​public: The ​chiefinformationofficersent out a ​pressrelease about several new ​products.
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