Jessica Holscott, EVP & CFO of Warner Media Entertainment will speak at CFOLC’s 10th annual CFO Leadership Conference! Her fireside chat will close out Day 1 and center around “mastering influence”. Audience members will hear key takeaways that will help them jump start this new decade. This year’s two-day conference, CFO Masterclass is being held May 11-12, 2020 in Boston’s Seaport and is once again part of CFO Week! Best prices are available now through January 31st.
“Our 10th annual conference, CFO Masterclass will be an exciting, forward look at how CFOs get ready for the next decade. Attendees will be able to reap the opportunities for themselves, their team and their company. Jessica Holscott’s vast expertise compliments this year’s focus extraordinarily well.”
John Gimpert, Program Chair, CFO Leadership Conference
About Keynote Speaker, Jessica Holscott, EVP & CFO, Warner Media Entertainment
Jessica L. Holscott is currently the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Warner Media Entertainment including HBO, TNT, TBS & truTV and Direct-to-Consumer, responsible for overseeing all aspects of finance and supporting the Chairman with all strategic decisions. Prior to working at HBO, Holscott spent over two years as Senior Vice President of Investor Relations for Time Warner. In this role, she worked to develop and execute the company’s investor relations initiatives and served as one of the primary day-to-day contacts for the investment community. Holscott also led Time Warner’s cross-company merger planning efforts with AT&T, developing a blue print for seamless integration. Previously, Holscott served as Vice President of Investor Relations and Treasurer for Delphi, where she was responsible for all global initiatives related to communicating the company’s strategy, growth prospects and financial performance to investors and analysts. As Treasurer, she optimized Delphi’s capital structure, maximized liquidity and managed foreign exchange and commodity risk. After beginning her career in General Electric Company’s Financial Management Program, she spent six years as part of their corporate audit staff. In 2005, she became GE’s Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis for Consumer Finance before becoming Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the NBC Universal TV Stations Division, an arm of GE. She later spent two years with GE’s investor relations division, before becoming Chief of Staff to the Vice Chairman and CFO. In this role, she was integral in providing critical valuation and capital allocation analysis for GE’s senior leadership team. Holscott has a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Dayton in Ohio.
The CFO Leadership Conference “CFO Masterclass”
The CFO Leadership Council’s 10th annual national conference “CFO Masterclass” is being held May 11-12, 2020 and is designed to be all about the CFO. It will explore what you need to be a Masterclass CFO in today’s fast-paced disruptive world. This year includes two full days of programming – roundtable discussions, inspiring keynotes, and expert-led interactive panels crafted to dig deep into key leadership areas. Sessions include Mastering The New Executive Leader, Mastering Finance’s New Model, Mastering Delivery Of Company Strategy & more. Network and learn alongside 400+ of your peers across North America. NASBA Certified CPE Offered. Best discounted prices available now until January 31st. Reserve your seat today. www.cfolcconference.com
MIT CFO Accelerating Growth Through Leadership Executive Program
CFO Week continues with a three-day “CFO Accelerator” program custom-designed by MIT Sloan for the CFO Leadership Council community. This advanced learning is ideal for high growth company CFOs looking to enhance your ability to lead your rapidly evolving company. It will be lead by MIT faculty and other experts on May 13-15, 2020 and held right on the MIT campus. Seats are extremely limited as the classroom is kept small (48 seats). This promises to be a one-of-a-kind experience for the greater CFO community.
You can select to attend one event or both. Speakers and agenda are being updated weekly. To learn more or reserve your seat, visit www.cfolcconference.com.
About The CFO Leadership Council
The CFO Leadership Council offers both live & online programs that feature expert panels and interactive sessions that drive meaningful conversation and leadership development among our membership. Our collection of leadership development resources similar to this article contain pragmatic insights and advice sourced directly from our members and industry experts. Recordings of CFOLC webcasts are made available to our current CFOLC Premium & Virtual members. To learn about membership options and CFO Week, visit www.cfolc.com.
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