Gary recently joined Evergreen Trading as Chief Financial Offer responsible for all financial, reporting and compliance aspects of ET’s financial media operations. Gary was previously Chief Financial and Operating Officer of HAVAS Media North America where he had primary oversight of all areas of finance and operations of its’ day-to-day $3.5B global media and entertainment agency.
A well-known financial executive and business leader within the uppermost echelons of the media industry, Gary’s cross-functional and client specific expertise on both the Traditional and Digital side of the equation, ensures our clients have dedicated oversight of all their financial, treasury, vendor arrangements and operational needs at ET.
Over the course of his career at HAVAS Gary has had the distinction of overseeing the agency’s financial, human resource and operational functions for large and small clients in practically every category as well as guiding complex agency and holding company acquisitions/buyouts/restructure and business plan implementation. His stewardship of the financial, billing, banking and operational requirements of various clients encompasses a virtual whos-who of the industry.
Prior to HAVAS. he held the position of Senior Financial Manager at Ernst & Young LLP. Gary holds a B.S. in Accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University, is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as well as the NYS Society of CPA’s and is a member of the 4As Media Finance Committee.