Exec VP, CFO signs with studio thru 2013

Warner Bros. Exec VP and Chief Financial Officer Ed Romano has renewed his contract through the end of 2013.

Barry Meyer, Chairman and CEO of the studio, made the announcement Thursday. Romano reports directly to Meyer, who agreed last month to remain in his posts through the end of 2013.

Romano has served 16 years in his current position. He’s responsible for all financial activities, including financial reporting, budgeting and planning for future business growth along with Management Information Services, Studio Facilities and Corporate Real Estate.

“Ed is an incredibly strategic and prudent guardian of the company’s finances,” Meyer said in a statement. “He has seen the company through a myriad of changes in the way our businesses and industry operate, and his counsel has never failed us.”

Romano joined Warner Bros. in 1968 and has served as Assistant Treasurer, Controller, Vice President & Controller, and Senior Vice President & Controller.

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