2022 CFO Summit

Date: March 3-4, 2022

Location: Pelican Grand Beach Resort, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 

This signature MFM event is limited to senior financial professionals working for MEDIA COMPANIES.

Vendors/Associate members please contact Arcelia Pimentel for sponsorship opportunities.

Note: MFM reserves the right to refuse registration requests that do not meet registration criteria.  

Why attend MFM CFO Summit?
The CFO Summit is MFM’s annual invitation-only retreat for senior financial professionals in the media industry. Rest assured, all of the burning issues facing CFOs and other very senior media executives will be dealt with in no holds barred discussions at this innovative summit. We know that the business is changing, rapidly. This is why we invite you to attend to hear the latest from experts and connect with your peers. And...attendees can obtain an CPE Credits over the 2-day summit. The 2022 CFO Summit is scheduled to take place in Ft. Lauderdale. 

2022 Co-Chairs:

  • Andre Alexander, CFO, GBH
  • Ginny Hernandez, CFO, Trilith Studios
  • Glenn Krieg, CFO Morgan Murphy Media

Registration Details...Until February 8

  • MFM Members = $1,945 
  • Non-Members = $2,195 (includes a one-year trial MFM membership)

No Refunds after 2/22/22.

Hotel information:

Pelican Grand Beach Resort
2000 North Ocean Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305

Link Direct to Hotel Block:


Group Code to book room: MFMM0322**

**Room block is for Wednesday, 3/2 & Thursday, 3/3.  If booking additional nights pre/post, please call 954-568-9431 and ask for in house reservations. 

Rate:  $349+tax (Resort Fee Waived)
Book by:  February 8, 2022

Check In/Check Out: Guest check In time is 4:00 p.m. Guest check out time Is 11:00 a.m. For your convenience, at check out, we will arrange for a baggage area to accommodate your luggage until departure.

Draft AGENDA from 2022 CFO Summit

Wednesday, March 2
All Times Eastern

3:00 PM-5:00 PM
Registration materials pickup 

Thursday, March 3, 2022

7:30 AM-8:15 AM

Continental Breakfast

8:20 AM-9:30 AM

Welcome and Introductions
  • Keynote Speaker 

    Jonathan Kozy, Managing Director and Senior Macro Strategy Analyst for the Chief Investment Office (CIO), Bank of America Corporation  

9:30 AM-10:30 AM

10:30 AM-10:50 AM

10:50 AM-11:50 AM

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

  • Lunch
  • Sponsored by Chubb

1:15 PM-2:15 PM

2:15 PM-3:15 PM

  • State of the Media Industry
  • Speaker:  Mark Fratrik, BIA Kelsey

3:15 PM-3:40 PM

3:40 PM-4:40 PM

  • Crypto Currency 
  • Speaker: TBA

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

  • Reception

6:31 PM

  • Dinner on own

Friday, March 4
All Times Eastern

7:30 AM-8:00 AM

8:10 AM-10:00 AM

  • CFO Roundtable 
  • Moderators: Andre Alexander, WGBH; Ginny Hernandez, Trilith Studios; Glenn Krieg, Morgan Murphy Media

Join your colleagues for a discussion about strategic priorities for the media industry with topics including technology, automation, human capital, defining workplace culture, and cybersecurity. 

10:00 AM-10:30 AM

10:30 AM-11:30 AM

  • Dealing with Talent
  • Speaker: Zelda Hyde, Director of HR, Trilith Studios 

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

  • Tax (tentative)
  • Speaker: TBA

12:30 PM-1:30PM

Summit ends 

Questions? Send an email to [email protected]

CPE information for CPAs

PROGRAM PREREQUISITES/ADVANCE PREPARATION: Session prerequisites required for sessions are indicated in the learning objectives grid (below).

CPE: One [1] CPE credit available for minimum of 50 minutes participation. In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are granted based on 50-minute hour. Attendance at all CFO Summit sessions qualifies each CPA, or other person entitled to earn Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours, for up to TBA CPE credits.

Attendance forms are kept on file for six [6] years.

Complaint resolution policy: For further explanation or clarification regarding administrative policies such as cancellations and grievances, please call the MFM office at 847/716-7000. For further information regarding Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits, contact Mandy Aoieong, Administrative & Marketing Coordinator, at 847/716-7000 or [email protected].

Media Financial Management Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual course for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.