Media Outlook 2018 Co-Chairs Selected By MFM


NEW YORK — The VP/Controllership of Disney Financial Services and Helios and Matheson‘s CFO have been selected as co-chairs of a seminar devoted to what lies ahead for media in 2018 offered by Media Financial Management Association (MFM).

Disney’s Brian Ignatowski and Helios and Matheson’s Stuart Benson will co-present the Continuing Professional Education (CPE) event on Tuesday, Sept. 12, from noon-6pm at the offices of Lowenstein Sandler LLP, located at 1251 Sixth Avenue (between 48th and 49th Streets) in Midtown Manhattan.

“In addition to implementing changes in accounting rules, industry leaders are responding to a host of new challenges in how media is produced, published, delivered, measured and sold,” said Mary M. Collins, President/CEO of MFM and BCCA, the media industry’s credit association. “Thanks to the leadership of Disney’s Brian Ignatowski and Stuart Benson, who oversees finance for the North American division of one of the world’s leading IT solutions firms, this year’s Media Outlook event will feature a lineup of sessions and expert presenters providing the latest data and insights on how media businesses can optimize their financial and operational performance in the year ahead.”

More information concerning sessions and experts slated to present at Media Outlook 2018 will be announced in the coming weeks.

MFM is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. Media Outlook 2018 attendees will be eligible to earn up to four (4) CPE credits.