GameStop Names New CFO24 Aug, 2009 By: Chris Tribbey
GameStop has appointed Cathy Smith, formerly EVP and CFO of Centrex Corp., as its new CFO and EVP, following the announcement that David Carlson, the company’s founding EVP and CFO, will retire effective March 1, 2010.
“With Cathy’s appointment, we are pleased to bring in an executive of her caliber to our leadership team. I have the highest confidence that her skills and experience will deliver continued contributions toward our objectives of revenue growth, operational efficiency and profitability,” said GameStop CEO Daniel D. DeMatteo. “To leverage David’s experience, he will take an active part in the transition. David has been one of my closest partners at GameStop.”