Press Release: F+W CEO David Nussbaum Steps Down; Will Head America's Test Kitchen
September 21, 2015—After eight years of leading F+W Media, Inc., David Nussbaum will be stepping down as Chairman and CEO in order to become CEO of America’s Test Kitchen. David has headed F+W during a period of dynamic change for the Company.
Jim Ogle, F+W’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, will serve as interim Chief Executive Officer (in addition to his other roles) while the Board conducts a search for a permanent replacement. Terence O’Toole, the Co-Managing Member of Tinicum L.P., F+W’s majority owner, will assume the position as Chairman of the Board of Directors. The Board is commencing a process that will include evaluation of both internal and external candidates to select a CEO best suited to lead the next phase in F+W’s evolution.
“We thank David for his leadership and wish him all the best in his new position,” Mr. O’Toole said. “We look forward to working with Jim and the entire F+W management team to continue F+W’s transformation.”