CFOs on the Move: Week Ending May 8

Madison Square Garden, Keurig Green Mountain, Zulily, Panera Bread, Continental Building, Ubiquiti, Tropicana Entertainment, Amphenol, Micron, Maso...
Joan UrdangMay 8, 2015
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending May 8

Sean Creamer has resigned from his post as finance chief of The Madison Square Garden Co. Donna Coleman, who recently retired as executive vice president of corporate financial planning and control at Cablevision, will become interim CFO.

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Peter Leemputte

Keurig Green Mountain has announced that Peter Leemputte will join the firm in June and become CFO and treasurer on August 17, replacing Fran Rathke. Previously, Leemputte was CFO at Mead Johnson Nutrition.

Online retailer Zulily has selected Brian Swartz to head finance , effective June 1. Most recently he headed finance at Apollo Education Group.

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Panera Bread has promoted Michael Bufano to the top finance spot from his former role as senior vice president of planning. Prior to that, he had been vice president of planning from 2010 until 2014. As finance chief, Bufano takes over for executive vice chairman William Moreton, who had been serving as interim CFO.

Dennis Schemm has been named to lead the finance function at Continental Building Products, effective May 11. He joins the company from Armstrong Flooring, where he was vice president of global finance.

Communications-technology firm Ubiquiti Networks has said that finance chief Craig Foster has resigned. Hartley Nisenbaum, executive vice president of operations and legal affairs, will become interim CFO while the company looks for Foster’s successor.

Casino and resort owner and operator Tropicana Entertainment has named Theresa Glebocki CFO, treasurer, and executive vice president of finance. Formerly, she was CFO and treasurer at Revel Entertainment Group.

Craig Lampo has been selected to take over the top finance spot at Amphenol. Lampo, who has been corporate controller at the designer and manufacturer of connectors for more than 10 years, will replace Diana Reardon after a transition period of several months. Reardon will then become a senior adviser to the firm.

Micron Technology has named Ernie Maddock CFO and vice president of finance, effective June 1. Most recently, he headed finance at Riverbed Technology.

Mark Erceg has resigned as finance chief of door designer and manufacturer Masonite International, effective May 18. A search is under way for a successor to Erceg, who will lead the finance function at Canadian Pacific Railway.