February 20th, 2023
We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Bruce Gordon to our Board of Directors. An accomplished Fortune 100 CFO and operational leader, Bruce brings 30 years of experience orchestrating successful growth strategies with The Walt Disney Company, one of the world’s most powerful brands. As an active ExCo Group mentor, he has worked with C-suite executives and senior leaders in a variety of sectors and functions including technology, media, energy, healthcare, professional services, and start-ups/early-stage companies.
“As a mentor and financial advisor to the board, Bruce has been an important part of the ExCo family for many years,” noted The ExCo Group Chair, Lynn Crump-Caine. “His addition to our Board of Directors positions us to more fully leverage his extensive background in finance, M&A, and business transformations. We are excited and fortunate to have his experience and strategic insight on our board as we continue to grow.”
In addition to his board role at The ExCo Group, Gordon serves on the Board of FaZe Clan, is a senior media advisor to AlixPartners, and is an investor/advisor to numerous successful start-ups. He also serves on the board of Ascencia, which works to lift individuals and families out of homelessness
Over the course of his 30-year career with The Walt Disney Company, Gordon has a proven track record of success navigating through – and capitalizing on – disruptive business models in the interactive media, broadcast media, and entertainment industry. Most recently, he was the worldwide senior vice president and CFO for the Disney Interactive Media Group, one of the five SEC reporting segments of The Walt Disney Company. Under his leadership, he spearheaded the five-year strategic plan that grew the business 7-fold, as well as developing and implementing the operating plans that delivered on that strategic promise.
As a seasoned leader, Gordon has extensive experience in leading diverse organizations through successful mergers, acquisitions, and integrations. With a solid background in senior general management and finance, he has demonstrated the ability to drive successful industry transformations and led numerous change management initiatives.