At CFO (Boardroom Media) we track over 1,000,000 startups and over 5,000,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top United States based CFO’ operating in the Market Research space. If you think a CFO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected].
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
CFO of Numerator
Regan Garrett is the CFO at Numerator.
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About Numerator: Numerator brings together omnichannel marketing, merchandising and sales data to make pursuing new possibilities simple.
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Zoetis India Ltd
Paul Herendeen is executive vice president and chief financial officer (EVP and CFO) of Zoetis. In his role, Herendeen oversees the company’s Finance and Information Technology organizations and serves as part of the Zoetis Executive Team, reporting to CEO Juan Ramón Alaix. Herendeen brings more than 30 years of broad financial experience and leadership to his role at Zoetis, including 16 years as CFO of Warner Chilcott and MedPointe. From 2005 to 2013, Herendeen served as CFO at Warner Chilcott, a specialty pharmaceuticals company, which had a successful IPO in 2006, grew its revenue and profitability, and was acquired by Actavis in 2013. He joined Warner Chilcott after four years as EVP and CFO of MedPointe, a privately held health care company. He had been Warner Chilcott’s CFO from 1998 until 2000, joining the company after representing one of its lead investors on Warner Chilcott’s Board of Directors. Herendeen helped grow the company’s revenues and conduct its first successful IPO, and later helped complete the company’s acquisition by Galen PLC. From 1989 to 1998, Herendeen spent nine years as a principal investor at both Dominion Income Management and Cornerstone Partners, where he worked on investments as well as mergers and acquisitions for the firms and their portfolio companies. He also spent the early part of his career in banking and public accounting, having held various positions with the investment banking group of Oppenheimer & Company, the capital markets group of Continental Bank Corporation, and as a senior auditor with Arthur Andersen & Company. Herendeen earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business, and holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Boston College.
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About Bausch Health, Zoetis India Ltd: Zoetis provides healthcare services for animal.
Executive Vice President, CFO, Treasurer & Secretary of Universal Display Corporation
Sidney Rosenblatt is an Executive Vice President and has been our Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary since June 1995. Sidney also has been a member of our Board of Directors since May 1996. Sidney was the owner of S. Zitner Company from August 1990 through August 2010 and served as its President from August 1990 through December 1998. From May 1982 to August 1990, Sidney served as the Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of InterDigital. Sidney is also a trustee of Arcadia University and is on the Board of Managers of the Overbrook School for the Blind. Sidney is also a member of the Board of the Careers in Culinary Arts Program.
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About Universal Display Corporation: Universal Display Corporation is a leader in the research, development and commercialization of organic light emitting diode.
Chief Financial Officer of PreScouter
Doug Pollina manages PreScouter’s financial, legal, and back-office operations. Doug’s previous experience includes seven years as a management consultant with Deloitte, four years as a Financial Systems Project Manager at Midway Games, Inc. a Chicago-based software development company, and two years in a finance leadership role in New Product Development at Chamberlain Industries – a leading durable goods manufacturer. Doug holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Management Information Systems from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
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About PreScouter, Scholar Source: PreScouter provides corporate leaders with the data and insight on which to base product development and R&D planning decisions
Chief Financial Officer of Mobile Posse
Steve joined Mobile Posse with over 16 years of experience managing the finance functions for emerging technology companies. Prior to Mobile Posse, Steve served as Rivermine’s Chief Financial Officer overseeing the financial, legal and administrative matters for the Company. Before Rivermine, Steve held similar financial positions at privately held technology companies. He was Vice President of Finance at Fine Point Technologies, a subscriber acquisition technology company, Controller at Digital Paper Corporation, a document management software company and Controller at POMS Corporation, a manufacturing execution systems software company. Steve has helped build and guide companies from their early stages through significant growth periods, including their eventual sale to public companies. Steve is a CPA and graduated with a B.S. in Accounting from George Mason University.
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About Mobile Posse: Mobile Posse turns telecom companies into mobile media leaders through its Firstly Mobile™ content discovery platform.
Chief Financial Officer of MarketCast
With over 25 years of media, entertainment, and professional services accounting and finance experience, John has been instrumental in creating the company’s back-office capabilities and functionality. He makes sure all of the trains run on time and run smoothly. Previously, John served as CFO of Modern Luxury Media and served on the board of Juli-B.com. He co-founded 1100.com, a publishing company producing custom Apps and hyper-local content for both print and tablet distribution. John graduated from UC Santa Barbara and earned an MBA from Pepperdine University.
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About FuseFX, MarketCast: MarketCast is a provider of marketing research services for the global entertainment industry.
CFO of Apton Biosystems
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About Apton Biosystems, Cloudleaf, Precursor Energetics: Apton Biosystems develops a high-throughput and low-cost sequencing platform that revolutionizes the availability of genetic analysis.
CFO/COO of MuseFind Technologies
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About MuseFind Technologies: MuseFind is the Platform to organize and manage your influencer marketing.
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Epson
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About Epson: Epson America designs, manufactures, and sells image capture and output products.
VP Finance/CFO of Avondale Partners
Joel has served as Avondale’s CFO since the firm’s founding in 2001. Previously, he was a limited partner and controller for nine years at J.C. Bradford & Co. From 1984-1992, he served as an audit manager at Deloitte & Touche. Joel received his BS in accounting from Louisiana Tech University and his MS in finance from Louisiana State University. He is a Certified Public Accountant.
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About Avondale Partners, Bright Investments: Avondale Partners is an employee-owned investment banking and asset management firm nationally known for our healthcare expertise.
CFO of Traackr
Previously, Emily operated her own accounting and business advisory consulting practice dedicated to serving international companies. In this capacity, Emily filled various interim financial roles and was responsible for managing corporate finance initiatives, such as Sarbanes Oxley compliance and post acquisition integration services. Prior to running her own consulting business, Emily spent three years at Viant Corporation as Corporate Controller. At Viant she was responsible for the overall accounting function, including external financial reporting and developing and maintaining a comprehensive system of internal controls. Emily also established and supported Viant’s international financial operation. Emily began her career as a Senior Auditor for McGladrey & Pullen, LLP, a national accounting, tax and consulting firm. She then went on to serve as Controller for Judge Baker Children’s Center, a research and social services organization affiliated with Harvard Medical School and Children’s Hospital. Ms. DeMelo has a BS in Accounting from Merrimack College.
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About Traackr: Traackr is an influencer marketing platform providing discovery, campaign management and performance measurement.
Chief Compliance Officer/ Chief Financial Officer of Auerbach Grayson & Company
Sharon Gaviria is responsible for overseeing Auerbach Grayson’s financial, compliance and administrative areas. She has over 15 years of experience in the financial community and, before joining Auerbach Grayson, served as the assistant to the Financial Vice President of Pacific National Bank. Mrs. Gaviria earned a degree in Economics with a minor in International Business from Universidad Catholica de Santiago de Guayaquil-Ecuador.
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About Auerbach Grayson & Company: Auerbach brokerage firm specializing in global trade execution and exclusive in-depth research.
CFO of CFI Group
Joining CFI Group in 2001, John Cattier directs and has responsibility for North American accounting practices, financial reporting, human resources, and operations. He also has responsibilities for finance and accounting for CFI’s worldwide operations. John has over 30 years of experience as a financial and operating executive in public, private, and non-profit enterprises. Previously he was the Chief Financial Officer of the Industrial Technology Institute, Chief Financial Officer of Medasys, Inc., and the Directeur Financier et Adminstratif at Chamebel Afrique et Socoma Industries in Abidjan (1980-1983).
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About CFI Group: CFI Group is a global leader in Customer Experience Management (CEM) solutions. Founded in 1988.
CFO of Verasonics
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About Verasonics: Verasonics is revolutionizing ultrasound with the development of leading-edge ultrasound research technologies.
CFO of Visible Alpha
As Chief Financial Officer, Scott Puma is responsible for CSI’s financial leadership and management of financial operations, including accounting, financing strategy, budgeting, financial reporting, fundraising, and mergers and acquisitions. Scott brings over 20 years of experience at technology-focused, high-growth companies, as well as an established tracked record of growing enterprise value at numerous start-ups. Prior to joining CSI, he was Vice President of Finance at Axial, an online network for qualified professionals operating, advising, financing or acquiring private companies, where he presided over an eight-fold increase in the Company’s run-rate over his two years at the Company. Previously, Scott served as Vice President of Finance & Administration at TheMarkets.com, which provided institutional investors with real-time equity and fixed-income research. While there, Scott created a finance and operations group from inception; from 2002 to 2009, the business grew organically from $1 million to $51 million in revenue. Scott also served in senior financial and operational leadership positions at Vigilante, Mail.com and Geotek Communications.A CPA by training, Scott holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Rutgers University.
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About Visible Alpha: Visible Alpha delivers a data and analytics platform with comparable forecast models and actuals from the world’s leading equity analysts.
CFO of Cascade Strategies Inc.
Senior operating and financial executive with current industry expertise in the applications of biometric technologies to market research and training. Additional operating industry experience in healthcare information technology, new media and basic industry. Proven ability to work in entrepreneurial environments leveraging available resources, providing organizational leadership and developing best practices and benchmarks for business growth. Areas of expertise include strategic planning, new business development, corporate administration, crisis management, investor relations and all facets of corporate finance.
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About Cascade Strategies Inc.: Cascade’s BioNimbus enables high quality, affordable, customer controlled Market Research through its biometric panel and AI based analytics
CFO of Bloomfire
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About Bloomfire: Bloomfire is a knowledge sharing platform that enables employees to quickly find the information they need to do their jobs.
CFO of Skycob
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About European tech startups, Skycob: YouTube influencer marketing tool. Helps to find emails of the right influencers to promote your business