Movie Gallery Appoints New CFO24 Jul, 2008 By: Carrie Widder
Cindy Baier has been named EVP and CFO of Movie Gallery. Baier will succeed Thomas D. Johnson, Jr. who has held the position since June 2006.
Baier will report to Movie Gallery president and CEO, C.J. Gabriel, Jr.
“Her broad range of financial, operational and strategic experience makes her the ideal candidate to lead our finance and accounting organization,” Gabriel said. “Cindy shares our vision for the future direction of the company, and we are confident that she is well-suited to drive forward the important work already underway to enhance our financial performance.”
Baier has previously worked as SVP and CFO of World Kitchen LLC, president and COO of Whitehall Jewelers Inc. and GM of Sears, Roebuck and Co.'s Credit and Financial Products. She received her bachelor's and master's degrees in accounting from Illinois State University.