– ARI Network Services Inc. on Monday said William Nurthen
is joining the Milwaukee-based company’s management team as
chief financial officer.
Nurthen will begin his new role Nov. 29, according to a
company statement. As CFO, Nurthen will be responsible for
all financial, risk and SEC compliance functions. Nurthen’s
financial background includes extensive experience in
governance, mergers and acquisitions and investor relations.
"ARI has experienced tremendous growth and change over the
past 24 months and I expect that to continue. I believe that
Bill is the right person to help update and implement the
capital planning required to support our long term growth
objectives," said Roy W. Olivier, president and CEO of ARI.
"Bill's experience with integrating acquisitions, reducing
costs and leading the financial team will be essential to
our success as we take ARI to the next level."
In his most recent position, Nurthen was CFO of Cabrera
Capital Markets LLC, an investment bank serving
institutional and Fortune 500 clients.
"I am very excited to be joining the ARI team,” Nurthen
said. "The company had strong revenue growth in fiscal 2013
and is well-positioned for future earnings growth. I look
forward to working with everyone to help the company achieve
its strategic and financial goals."
Nurthen replaces former ARI Network CFO Darin Janecek, who
exited the company Nov. 18, according to a company
ARI Network Services is an innovator of products and
solutions that serve vertical markets with a focus on the
outdoor power, power sports, marine, RV and appliance
segments. Products include eCommerce enabled websites, lead
generation and management services, search engine marketing
and electronic catalogs.