Comcast has upped its deputy chief financial officer Jason Armstrong to the CFO post, succeeding Mike Cavanagh, who was named president of the NBCUniversal parent last October. Armstrong has served in several financial leadership positions over the past nine years.
The entertainment and media veteran will oversee all accounting and finance for Allen Media Group’s digital division.
Grass Valley, leading provider of live production solutions, has appointed Sai Gopal as its chief financial officer. Andrew Cross, CEO, said: “Sai is a great addition to the Grass Valley team — his tremendous experience combined with his great track record of delivering financial rigor and operational change in fast moving and complex environments will enable us […]
The veteran finance executive will continue to lead and implement Allen Media Group’s mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance initiatives.
The finance executive with more than 20 years of experience in media, broadcasting and entertainment investment banking joins the company on Aug. 9.
Mobile data-powered CTV platforms Sabio and App Science today named Sajid Premji chief financial officer. As CFO, he will guide Sabio through expansion across the U.S. and Canada. Sabio provides solutions like cross-platform Universal Frequency Pixel to help global brands and agencies control ad exposure across mobile and CTV publishers. “We’re excited for Sajid to […]
He joins CMG from AutoWeb, a full-service marketing organization for dealers and manufacturers, where he has been EVP-CFO for the past two years.
The last seven months have certainly been interesting ones for the broadcast television industry. What have the chief financial officers at some of the nation’s top owners of over-the-air stations been doing to help drive a ship that saw smooth sailing through early March and, since then, has been navigating the choppy waters of a COVID-19 pandemic?
Stacey Benson has been named the chief financial officer of CBS News, effective July 1. Benson joins CBS News from ViacomCBS’s global media operations division, where she was SVP of finance.
She is responsible for all aspects of the company’s finance and business operations. She was promoted to corporate after serving as business manager for the group’s WJXT-WCWJ duopoly in Jacksonville, Fla.,
The decision to invest in technology upgrades doesn’t rest with engineers alone. Chief financial officers were at NAB, looking at technology for the next-gen TV standard ATSC 3.0, advanced advertising and more. L-r: Moderator Josh Stinehour, Devoncroft; Tribune Media’s Mike Tuvell; NBCU’s Christine Dorfler; and Sinclair’s Lucy Rutishauser.
Chandler Bigelow, current chief strategies and operations officer, is appointed interim chief financial officer while a search for a successor is conducted.