DANSKO CFO JIM FOX RECEIVES PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL “CFO OF THE YEAR” AWARD
Friday, July 18, 2014
Posted by: NSRA
West Grove, PA: The Philadelphia Business
Journal named Dansko Chief Financial Officer Jim Fox as the 2014 CFO of the
Year in the Medium Company Category. Selected by an independent panel of judges
and sponsored by Drexel
College of Business, the award recognizes financial professionals in the
Greater Philadelphia region for their outstanding performance as corporate
joining Dansko in 2006, Fox has created and implemented financial controls that
have served as the foundation for profitable and well-managed growth. He
recently worked as the lead internal executive managing Dansko’s transition to
a 100% employee-owned company, displaying a commitment to Dansko’s mission of
creating a better tomorrow.
past eight years, Jim has effectively offered financial and executive guidance,
as well as an ethical model of leadership,” said Mandy Cabot, Dansko
Co-Founder, President and CEO. "From managing controls to serving those around
him, Jim exemplifies what it means to build a better tomorrow. We are thrilled
to celebrate this honor on Jim’s behalf.”
to financial management and leadership, Fox has displayed a dedication to
making a difference, both in the office and the local community. He frequently
participates in Dansko volunteer events, recently supporting the Chesapeake Bay
Foundation and Stroud
Center during a pair of
environmental preservation projects.
On July 10,
Fox received the CFO of the Year Award during an awards presentation held in
The Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia,
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Dansko: Founded in
1990 by wife and husband team, Mandy Cabot and Peter Kjellerup, Dansko leads
the comfort footwear market in award-winning design and customer service.
Today, we are 185 employee-owners strong, changing the quality of people’s
lives through our products, our passion, and our commitment to a better
tomorrow. Learn more at Dansko.com.