Maureen O’Connell (CFO, Scholastic) Wins the CFO World-Class Award
Newark, New Jersey, 24th May 2017: CFO profession takes a step forward with the congregation of the masterminds of the finance industry at the CFO Innovation and Conference Awards, 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Centre (NJPAC), Newark, New Jersey. It was the 3rd year in succession where the annual conference expected over 500 regional CFOs from large, middle and small market, public, private, and private equity companies, and tax-exempt organizations, who participated in various presentations, panels, and discussions.
The CFO Innovation Awards celebrated with the highly accomplished CFOs who contributed to their organization’s economic growth, stability and success.
About 15 CFOs from bigwig organizations were awarded different titles at the event on the basis of their performance in the organization. The Award titles included, ‘CFO Innovator Award, CFO World-Class Award, CFO Leadership Award etc.’ and other relative categories to be recognized as true stalwarts for outstanding performances in the industry.
Maureen O’ Connell, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer Scholastic Corporation, was awarded the title of CFO World-Class Award 2017 at the event.
Maureen has been a part of Scholastic Corporation since 2007 and is also presently working there. In this role, O’Connell directs all administrative functions, including Finance, Global Operations, Scholastic Technology Services, Human Resources, Strategic Planning and Business Development. She holds a B.S. in Accounting and Economics from New York University.
About Scholastic Corporation: Scholastic Corporation is the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books with operations all over the world. It is an American multinational publishing, education and media company known for publishing, selling, and distributing books and educational materials for schools, teachers, parents, and children.
About CFO Innovation and Conference Awards: The event is held by CFO Studio. CFO Innovation and Conference Awards is a one-day event where C-suite finance executives can share insights and experiences, as well learn from the CFOs subject matter experts across multiple industries.
Complete list of winners here: http://cfostudio.com/2017cfoinnovationawards/