MediaCentral Appoints Media & Publishing Veteran as Chief Financial Officer
Toronto, Ontario — January 08, 2020 — Media Central Corporation Inc. (CSE:FLYY, FSE:3AT) (“MediaCentral” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Rodney Davis to the position of Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Mr. Davis, a Chartered Professional Accountant in Ontario, brings over 25 years of experience leading change management in private and public organizations spanning a variety of industries. Specifically, Mr. Davis’ wealth of practical knowledge of the Media and Publishing sectors will serve MediaCentral well in successfully advancing its strategy.
Mr. Davis’ past experience includes the facilitation and management of the purchases of more than 300 companies in media, advertising, technology, retail and oil & gas. Between 1995 and 1999, while Vice President and Corporate Controller of Southam Inc., he led the acquisition and integration of more than 200 daily and weekly newspapers including: Calgary and Edmonton Fast Forward, the St. Catharines Standard and 32 related weekly papers, The Halifax Daily News and the purchase of the Financial Post from Sun Media.
Mr. Davis previously served as Partner, Director of Corporate Finance for Ernst & Young in the Caribbean and has held senior finance and management positions with MDC Corporation (Canada); Cable and Wireless (Barbados & Jamaica); Cool Group of Companies (Jamaica); and DJI Holdings (UK).
In addition to being a registered Chartered Professional Accountant in Canada, Mr. Davis is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica.
The Company would like to thank Stephen Gledhill, outgoing CFO, for his efforts and contributions to its development.
Media Central Corporation Inc. (CSE: FLYY, FSE: 3AT) is an independent and alternative media company. By consolidating the currently fragmented independent and alternative media markets, MediaCentral Corp. will unite the influencers, tastemakers and culture leaders of the world and is strategically positioned to become a competitive global media publishing company serving the fastest-growing readership demographics. MediaCentral owns Canncentral.com, NOW Magazine and nowtoronto.com as wholly owned subsidiaries.
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