Marty Gausvik Joins Learfield Communications As CFO
February 15, 2012 at 11:01 AM (PT)
LEARFIELD COMMUNICATIONS, INC. has named former CUMULUS MEDIA EVP/CFO MARTY GAUSVIK as Chief Financial Officer. GAUSVIK, most recently head of his own MRG CONSULTING firm, was at CUMULUS in 2000-2009 and previously served in senior-level financial positions with CITICASTERS, JACOR, and LATIN COMMUNICATIONS GROUP. He replaces PAUL SCHOFER, who is exiting after five years to return to KANSAS CITY as VP of Operations/CFO of the new KAUFFMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS.
CEO GREG BROWN said, "MARTY brings to LEARFIELD a wealth of experience as a seasoned veteran in the media industry, and he will be a perfect addition to our senior management team at LEARFIELD. This is an exciting time for our company, and we are thrilled to have MARTY join us."
"I'm excited to join LEARFIELD, a company that has a tremendous culture and great relationships with its employees, partners and sponsors," said GAUSVIK. "This is a terrific opportunity for me, and I look forward to working with the LEARFIELD team in continuing to build a great business."