Foot Locker Names New Chief Financial Officer

Foot Locker Inc.

hired an accounting executive from

Advance Auto Parts Inc.

to manage its finances as the specialty retailer’s current finance chief plans to retire.

Andrew Page

will join Foot Locker as chief financial officer on April 12, succeeding current CFO

Lauren Peters,

who has been in the role since 2011, the New York-based company said Thursday.

Mr. Page has served as chief accounting officer and controller at the Raleigh, N.C.-based auto parts retailer since 2019. Before joining Advance Auto Parts, he was the chief accounting officer at athletic wear company

Under Armour Inc.

Mr. Page will be stepping into his new role as Foot Locker continues to navigate the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Foot Locker said last month that approximately 10% of its total store fleet is

Read More

Reddit Names Its First Finance Chief

Reddit Inc. named its first finance chief, shortly after the social-media company received attention for its role in the recent Wall Street trading frenzy and doubled its valuation in a funding round.

Drew Vollero is joining the social-media company later this month as chief financial officer, the San Francisco-based startup said Friday. Mr. Vollero is currently the CFO of Allied Universal, a security and facility services firm. He was previously finance chief of

Snap Inc.,

the social-media messaging company, a role he left in 2018, according to his LinkedIn profile. He will report to

Jen Wong,

Reddit’s chief operating officer.

In his new role, Mr. Vollero will be responsible for building out Reddit’s finance function across several areas, including treasury, audit, sales finance, accounting, procurement and investor relations, the

Read More

KPG Funds names first CFO amid growth push | State

NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Indicating its confidence in the city’s rebirth—and underscoring its plans to invest in the Big Apple—KPG Funds has hired a chief financial officer for the first time, and tapped veteran CFO Stephen Smith for the role. He brings more than 30 years of finance, accounting and operational experience to the growing real estate firm.

In his new role, Smith will manage KPG’s financial strategy and treasury functions. He will report to Greg Kraut, Chief Executive Officer. The new hire and position by the office focused real estate firm—which specializes in value-add acquisitions and development—was made in order to bulk up KPG’s finance, accounting and investment management team.

Formerly a CFO at several institutional private equity firms, including Iron Point Partners and Westbrook Partners, Smith is part of a KPG initiative to bulk-up its investment management team. KPG expects to do many

Read More

Boone Center, Inc. Names Vice President of Accounting and Finance | Business



Cindy Bernsen, CPA CGMA

Cindy M. Bernsen, CPA, CGMA, is the new Vice President of Accounting and Finance at BCI in St. Peters, Missouri.


(St. Peters, Mo., November 20, 2020) Boone Center, Inc. (BCI) recently named Cindy M. Bernsen as its Vice President of Accounting and Finance. In this position, she will work with key officers, managers, and the board of directors to ensure the financial well-being of the organization. BCI is a nonprofit that specializes in employment and training for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Prior to joining BCI, Bernsen worked as the Vice President of Finance and Accounting for Soft Surroundings. Bernsen will work alongside Susan Cutler, BCI’s Chief Financial Officer, until Cutler’s retirement effective December 31, 2020.

“I believe Cindy brings the right amount of technical skill, energy, compassion, and strategic thinking to the role,” said BCI CEO Troy Compardo. “I’m looking forward to having her on our team for

Read More

Subscribe US Now