Comcast Promotes Jason Armstrong To CFO, Succeeding Mike Cavanagh

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.

Oliver De La Hoz Named CFO Of Allen Media Digital

The entertainment and media veteran will oversee all accounting and finance for Allen Media Group’s digital division.

Grass Valley Names Sai Gopal Chief Financial Officer

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 […]

Allen Media Group Ups Chris Malone To CFO

The veteran finance executive will continue to lead and implement Allen Media Group’s mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance initiatives.

FuboTV Taps Wall Street Analyst John Janedis As CFO

Byron Allen Hires Shaun Williams As CFO Of Allen Media Studios

Disney CFO Christine McCarthy Lands Contract Extension Through June 2024

Nexstar Names Lee Ann Gliha EVP-CFO

The finance executive with more than 20 years of experience in media, broadcasting and entertainment investment banking joins the company on Aug. 9.

Frontier Communications Names Scott Beasley CFO

Sabio Hires Sajid Premji As Chief Financial Officer

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 […]

Cox Media Group Names Hannan EVP-CFO

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.

Thought Leadership From Top OTA CFOs

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 Named CBS News CFO

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.

Kim Parker Named Graham Media VP-CFO

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.,

NAB 2017

CFOs At NAB: Shopping For ATSC 3.0, OTT

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.

Tribune CFO Steven Berns Resigns

Chandler Bigelow, current chief strategies and operations officer, is appointed interim chief financial officer while a search for a successor is conducted.