GameStop Names New CFO
GameStop on Tuesday announced that it has named Catherine R. Smith its new executive vice president and chief financial officer. She replaces David W. Carlson, the company's founding CFO, who is retiring.
Smith comes to the company from a similar position at Centex Corp.
"To leverage David’s experience, he will take an active part in the transition,” Daniel D. DeMatteo, GameStop's CEO, said as part of the announcement. “David has been one of my closest partners at GameStop. We have shared the difficulties of a small start-up and the accomplishments associated with the building of a multi-billion dollar company. He is committed to a smooth transition of this important role.”