CFOs on the Move: Week Ending August 16

Motorola Solutions, Mayo Clinic, RichRelevance, Bonanza Creek Energy, Tronox, Golden State Warriors, Forest Oil, Famous Brands International, Iridi...
Joan UrdangAugust 16, 2013

Motorola Solutions Inc. has appointed Gino Bonanotte acting CFO. He succeeds Ed Fitzpatrick, who is leaving the company. Bonanotte had been corporate vice president at the firm.

The Mayo Clinic has promoted CFO Jeff Bolton to chief administrative officer, effective November 15. He takes over from Shirley Weis, who is retiring.

Zach Koekemoer has been selected to head finance at RichRelevance Inc., which offers personalized shopping experiences for consumers at major brands and retailers. He is a former CFO of iPlay and Industrial Origami, as well as former vice president of finance at WageWorks.

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William Cassidy has been named to the top finance spot at Bonanza Creek Energy Inc. He joins the firm from Puma Energy, where he was global head of corporate finance and treasury.

Tronox Ltd., a producer and marketer of titanium-bearing mineral sands and titanium-dioxide pigment, has appointed Katherine Harper as its next finance chief. Most recently, she was chief financial and business development officer in the diamonds and minerals group at Rio Tinto Group.

Jennifer Cabalquinto is the pick to head finance for the Golden State Warriors. She replaces Marty Glick, who will stay on as a special adviser to ownership. Cabalquinto joins the basketball organization from Universal Studios Hollywood, where she has held the top finance spot since 2007.

Forest Oil Corp. has promoted Victor Wind from chief accounting officer, corporate controller, and treasurer to CFO and treasurer. He succeeds Michael Kennedy, who has resigned.

Famous Brands International has appointed Michael Chao to lead the finance function. Most recently, he was vice president of finance, treasury and investor relations at Vail Resorts Inc.

Finance chief Thomas Fitzpatrick adds the post of chief administrative officer at Iridium Communications Inc. He has been at the company since 2010.

Jonathan Collins has been promoted to CFO at ProQuest LLC. Collins joined the firm in 2010 and has been interim CFO since last April.