LEXINGTON, Ky., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Viamedia, the cable industry's leading independent cable rep firm and provider of online advertising services, today announced that they have named Chad Dobson as Corporate Controller based in the Company's Lexington, Kentucky headquarters. In this position, he will oversee all the company's accounting-related functions and work directly with the Chief Financial Officer to continue to enhance the organization's financial platform.
Mr. Dobson is a seasoned financial professional with over 15 years of finance and accounting experience. Prior to joining Viamedia, he spent six years with Tempur-Pedic, most recently as Director of Global Financial Reporting. His primary oversight was SEC reporting, global consolidation, accounting and regulatory compliance, and assistance with acquisitions. Prior to Tempur-Pedic Mr. Dobson spent ten years with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Louisville, Kentucky.
"Chad brings an extensive background in all aspects of financial planning, forecasting and analysis, accounting, reporting and regulatory compliance to his new role at Viamedia," said Christopher A. Black, Viamedia's Chief Financial Officer. "We look forward to having him on our team."
Mr. Dobson is a certified public accountant and graduated cum laude from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.
Headquartered in Lexington, KY, Viamedia is a leading provider of outsourced local advertising sales services and provider of online advertising services. The company specializes in selling DMA-based advertising to local, regional and national advertisers on behalf of U.S. cable and telecommunications service providers, utility companies and municipalities. For more information on Viamedia, visit www.viamediatv.com.