José Bayardo has been appointed to the top finance spot at National Oilwell Varco, taking over for interim CFO Scott Duff. Most recently, Bayardo was senior vice president, resource and business development, at Continental Resources.
Stacy McMahan has resigned as CFO and treasurer of MSA Safety to take over the top finance spot at medical device maker Spectranetics. Senior vice president Kerry Bove will become interim CFO.
Recreational-vehicle component supplier Drew Industries has named David Smith to head finance, replacing Joseph Giordano III. Smith is a former CFO of Key Safety Systems, and a former president of its specialty products unit.
Mark Jaggi has been named finance chief at network marketing firm LifeVantage. He had held the top finance spot at TwinLab Consolidated Holdings.
Workers’ compensation insurance provider Amerisafe has chosen Neal Fuller to lead the finance function, effective Sept. 15. He previously headed finance at ICW Group and at SeaBright Holdings.
Controller O. Pierce Crockett has been named interim CFO of Hancock Fabrics. He succeeds James Brown, who has resigned effective Sept. 15. A search for Brown’s replacement is under way.
Distilled-spirits provider MGP Ingredients has appointed Tom Pigott CFO and vice president of finance, effective Sept. 14. He joins the firm from Kraft Foods Group, where he served as vice president of finance for the meal solutions division.
Robert Ben has been named CFO and corporate secretary of Richardson Electronics. Previously, he was CFO and secretary of Cobra Electronics.
Home-automation systems manufacturer Control4 has promoted Mark Novakovich to the top finance spot, replacing Dan Strong. Novakovich joined the firm in 2004 and had been vice president of finance.