Bill Blausey is senior vice president and chief information officer of Eaton Corporation, a global $14 billion diversified industrial manufacturer. Mr. Blausey assumed his current position in January 2006 after serving as vice president, Information Technology for Eaton’s Fluid Power Group beginning in 2001. Prior to Eaton, he worked at Aeroquip-Vickers, first as a programmer and then holding positions of increasing responsibility in financial applications and manufacturing systems including directing ecommerce initiatives for Aeroquip-Vickers. The company was acquired by Eaton Corporation in 1999. Mr. Blausey earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Bowling Green State University in Ohio.