CFOs on the Move: Week Ending Sept. 22

FinancialForce, PerkinElmer, Career Education, Zayo Group, Amplify Snack Brands, Peak Resorts, Real Mex Restaurants, Milestone Technologies, Comman...
Joan UrdangSeptember 22, 2017
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending Sept. 22

Gordy Brooks has been appointed to lead the finance function at FinancialForce. Most recently finance chief of Citrix GetGo, he also formerly headed finance at Blue Coat Systems.

Gordy Brooks

Gordy Brooks

Andy Wilson announced his retirement from the top finance spot at PerkinElmer, effective in August of next year. The company has begun an external search to replace Wilson, who has headed finance since 2009.

Career Education said that CFO A.J. Cederoth will be leaving the firm, effective Sept. 30. The company will undertake a search to succeed him; in the meantime, vice president of finance Ashish Ghia will be interim CFO.

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Matt Steinfort has been promoted to lead the finance function at Zayo Group Holdings, a provider of communications infrastructure services. He replaces Ken desGarennes, who is retiring but will stay on at the company through its Form 10-Q filing in February. Steinfort joined the firm last November as executive vice president of corporate strategy, development, and administration.

Amplify Snack Brands has chosen Greg Christenson to fill the top finance spot. He takes over from Brian Goldberg, who will become chief strategy officer and executive vice president of corporate development. Christenson comes to the firm from food company DanoneWave, where he headed finance at subsidiary WhiteWave.

Ski resort owner and operator Peak Resorts said that finance chief Stephen Mueller will step down from his post following the annual stockholders meeting on Oct. 3. Chief accounting officer Christopher Bub will replace Mueller, who will remain an executive vice president for three years.

Judd Tirnauer has been appointed to head finance at Real Mex Restaurants. He previously led the finance function at Wet Seal.

Milestone Technologies has named Edward Reginelli CFO. He most recently was finance chief at online advertising company RhythmOne.

Staffing company Command Center has selected Cory Smith to fill the top finance spot. He takes over from Colette Pieper, who resigned. Most recently vice president of finance at Southeast Staffing, he previously worked at Command Center as its controller.

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