DigitalGlobe chooses Gary Ferrera to be CFO and exec vice president

By: InnovatioNews Friday January 16, 2015 0 comments Tags: DigitalGlobe, Fred Graffam, Gary Ferrera, Jeffrey R. Tarr, Longmont


DigitalGlobe logoLONGMONT - DigitalGlobe Inc. (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of commercial high-resolution Earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions, announced Gary W. Ferrera will become the company's executive VP and CFO on March 9.

Fred Graffam, who has served as interim CFO since September, will remain in that role until then, the company said.

Ferrera has extensive experience as a public company CFO at multiple firms, most recently serving as CFO at Denver-based Intrawest Resort Holdings.

"We are delighted to have Gary join DigitalGlobe as CFO to fill out our executive leadership team," said Jeffrey R. Tarr, company CEO.

"Over the last four years, we have built a leadership team equipped to propel DigitalGlobe to the next phase of growth and shareowner value creation.

"Gary's track record as a public company CFO with experience in technology, information and capital-intensive businesses - combined with investment banking and accounting - is exactly what we were looking for in our next CFO."

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