- Russell Perkins Named to CFO Publishing's Board of Directors
- Founder and managing director of InfoCommerce Group Inc. joins CFO team
- CFO News
- January 10, 2012
Rx2 Marketing Communications
CFO Publishing, publisher of CFO magazine, CFO.com, CFO Conferences and CFO Research, announced that Russell Perkins has been appointed to the Board of Directors. The appointment expands the number of board members to six.
Perkins brings to the Board over 25 years experience in directory and database publishing. He is the founder and managing director of InfoCommerce Group Inc., a Philadelphia-based consultancy, conference producer and research firm serving the business information industry. InfoCommerce Group produces the annual DataContent Conference for publishers of data-driven information products. Most recently he was the President and CEO of Dorland Healthcare Information, a venture capital funded healthcare data publisher that is now a subsidiary of Access Intelligence. Prior to that, he was a Group President at North American Publishing Company, and previous to that Vice President of a legal publisher that is now a subsidiary of American Lawyer Media.
"Russell brings a wealth of talent, enthusiasm and expertise to CFO Publishing's Board of Directors," said Alan Glass, CEO and Chairman. "He will be a tremendous asset to CFO as we move forward in developing new data and analytic products for the senior finance executive. As we continue to expand our online businesses and live events, Russell will be invaluable as these are all areas where he has a great amount of experience."
"I am pleased to join the CFO board at this important time," said Perkins. "CFO offers an extraordinary portfolio of finance news and related products and events, and I look forward to working closely with my fellow directors and CFO's management team to deliver new data-driven products that will help the CFO manage today's uncertain economic climate."
Perkins is author of two books: Directory Publishing: A Practical Guide, now in its fifth edition, and InfoCommerce: Internet Strategies for Database Publishers. Russell has also served as a director of the organization that is now the Software Information Industry Association (SIIA). Russell attended Sarah Lawrence College.
About CFO Publishing: CFO Publishing LLC, a portfolio company of Seguin Partners, is the leading business-to-business media brand focused on the information needs of senior finance executives. The business consists of CFO magazine, CFO.com, CFO Research Services, and CFO Conferences. CFO's award-winning editorial content and loyal, influential audience make it a valued resource for its readers as well as an effective marketing partner for a wide range of blue-chip companies. CFO has long-standing relationships with more than a half million financial executives. For more information, please visit www.cfo.com.