taps Alex Bond new CFO

Former senior veep hails from parent Hollywood Entertainment

HOLLYWOOD — In its second major appointment this month, online video retailer has tapped Alex Bond as chief financial officer.

The e-tailer, owned by Hollywood Video parent Hollywood Entertainment Corp. also hired Tracy Jan as the new vice president of merchandising, (Daily Variety, April 8). She replaces Rosie Ruley Atkins, who became executive producer of the online merchant.

In his new position, Bond will oversee all financing, reporting and acquisitions functions for the

Already with parent

Most recently, Bond was senior veep of Internet development for Hollywood Entertainment, where he evaluated strategic alternatives and financing options for’s growth.

He was also veep of strategic development, where he was responsible for the acquisition and integration of 13 video store chains representing approximately 120 stores.

Bond also worked in investment banking for Montgomery Securities in San Francisco, now NationsBank Montgomery, where he focused on raising equity and debt capital as well as advising on mergers and acquisitions for companies in the specialty retail sector, and was executive veep of strategic development for shoe retailer Just For Feet Inc.

“Alex’s experience in both banking and general management will be a great asset to during the next phase of development,” said Reel CEO Jeff Jordan.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Digital News from Variety