Viamedia, an independent cable rep firm, has hired Brendan Gleeson as chief financial officer (CFO) based in Lexington, KY. He has had a tenured career in media finance coming to Viamedia most recently from Double O Radio, a 32-station radio group, where he served as chief operating officer (COO).
In addition, Gleeson served as senior vice president (SVP) of finance and operations at Time Warner Media Sales; vice president and CFO at Roberts Radio; vice president of finance at WP Radio; and vice president of finance at Central European Capital Investors.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.