Dana Levenson Pegged to Become Chicago's Chief Financial Officer
- Chicago CFO Leaves For RBS. Hanson, Matthew; Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;3/19/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32589, p1
The article reports on the resignation of Chicago, Illinois chief financial officer Dana Levenson on his position, to lead the Royal Bank of Scotland's U.S. efforts to capitalize on governments' growing interest in privatizing assets and public-private infrastructure partnerships. According to...
- City facing pension pain. Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;5/8/2006, Vol. 29 Issue 19, p1
The article reports that the local government of Chicago, Illinois, is sounding an unusual public alarm about the declining finances of the city's massive employee pension plans. In a high-profile speech and subsequent interview that were far stronger than any earlier remarks by city officials,...
- 'Alignment of the Stars' Gets MassDOT a New CFO. Burton, Paul // Bond Buyer;12/13/2011, Vol. 378 Issue 33631, p3
The article announces that Dana Levenson was appointed as chief financial officer (CFO) of the Department of Transportation in Massachusetts.
- Chicago's Man With a Plan. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;3/9/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32086, p1
Focuses on the issues faced by Dana Levenson as chief financial officer of Chicago, Illinois. Ability of the former corporate banker to please rating agency analysts; Concern on the deficit faced by the city; Move of the city to adopt a balanced budget through cuts, several tax increases and by...
- Defining the role of the CFO. GRAY, ANDI // Westchester County Business Journal;9/27/2010, Vol. 49 Issue 39, p15
The article provides an answer to a question on the role of chief financial officer (CFO).
- Organizations are paying to keep some executives. Daniels, Susan; Klaus, Leigh Ann // Quality Progress;Feb99, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p15
Discusses the difficulty of finding and retaining executives, according to the Hay Group's annual executive compensation report. Compensation increases awarded to executives; Chief financial officers' critical role in ensuring a company's financial stability.
- Bean counters are history. Snider, Victor V. // Journal of Housing & Community Development;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p6
Examines the role of finance administrators in the housing industry. Misconceptions regarding their functions; Need to implement private sector financial management practices; Important role of chief financial officers.
- Above the bottom line. Farrell, Greg // Adweek Western Edition;6/17/96, Vol. 46 Issue 25, p36
Focuses on chief financial officers (CFO) at advertising agencies in the United States. Omnicom Group's Fred Meyer; Interpublic's Gene Beard; Qualities of an effective CFO; Low profile of some CFOs; Participation in hiring decisions. INSETS: Managing change, by G.F.;CFO short list..
- CFOs can't help but check in while on vacation. // Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;7/14/2010, Vol. 43 Issue 23, p6
The article presents a survey conducted by research firm International Communications Research which shows that chief financial officers (CFOs) in the U.S. cannot resist looking into the activities in the office at least once or twice a week during their vacation.