New York, Feb 20, 2015 – Alan Glass, Chairman and CEO of CFO Publishing, today announced the appointment of Richard Rivera to President and Chief Operating Officer.
“Rich has excelled in every role that he has taken and I have seen him grow and develop into an extraordinarily effective manager and leader whom I have total trust,” said Glass. “He is ideally suited for continuing the development of the company, its products and our people.”
Mr. Rivera joined CFO Publishing in 2012 and quickly advanced to the role of Senior VP, Chief Content and Product Development Officer. His career has spanned just about every aspect of the media business from information technology to product development to content origination and management of full P&L responsibilities across a wide spectrum of markets and channels.
As President and COO, Mr. Rivera will have overall day-to-day management responsibility for all parts of the business.
“I am honored to have the opportunity to lead this storied organization to the next level of its evolution. We’ve come a long way in a few short years as we’ve dramatically expanded our business to where our events and digital platforms now represent 80% of our overall revenue mix,” said Rich Rivera. “And, as we look ahead, there’s much more growth in store as we continue to innovate and expand, both within existing vertical markets and across new markets, all the while focusing on providing our customers and audiences with the solutions they need to succeed.”
CFO Publishing and its Innovation Enterprise brand are the leading global voice in enterprise information and innovation providing access to cutting edge thought leadership content across 7 distinct channels including Finance, Big Data, Analytics, Strategy, Innovation, Digital, & Operations. We specialize in serving the information needs of the senior finance and business executive with focused and award-winning content targeted to the Chief Financial Officer, Chief Data Officer, Chief Strategy Officer, Chief Innovation Officer, Chief Digital Officer & Chief Technology Officer. In addition to content channels, our products and services include live conferences & summits, on-demand video content, webcasts, white papers, lead generation services, custom events and custom research. Whether it’s delivered online or in person, everything we produce reflects the company’s unshakeable belief in the power of information to spur innovation within and across the communities we serve.
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