Tribune Interactive and Classified, a division of Tribune Company (NYSE: TRB), today announced that executive Bill Razzino has been named vice president/finance, effective immediately. He will oversee the finance function for the organization, and assume the additional responsibility of overseeing human resources.
“Bill is a talented executive whose leadership and financial expertise will continue to benefit our growing business,” said Brigid Kenney, Tribune Interactive and Classified general manager.
Razzino joined Tribune Interactive and Classified in 2003 as controller. Prior to that, he was vice president/finance director at Leo Burnett USA, Inc., from 2001 to 2003, where he managed accounting and financial operations for the agency’s direct and interactive businesses. From 2000 to 2001 he was vice president and controller at CoolSavings.com. Razzino started his career in the audit practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers where he rose to the level of audit manager.
“This is a great opportunity,” said Razzino. “I look forward to working even more closely with the finance and human resource teams based in Chicago as well as with our interactive operations at the company’s 11 newspapers.”
A native of Oak Park, Ill., Razzino received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from DePaul University. He is member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society, and the DePaul University Ledger and Quill Accounting Alumni Association.