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Mood Media Announces New EVP/Chief Financial Officer

November 28, 2018

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 28, 2018--Mood Media, the world’s leading in-store media solutions company dedicated to elevating the Customer Experience, announced today that Stephen Duggan will be joining Mood’s executive leadership team as EVP & Chief Financial Officer, effective November 30, 2018.

Mr. Duggan spent the last six years at media giant Viacom and served in various positions, most recently as the Worldwide General Manager of Global Business Services. While at Viacom, he rolled out enterprise systems and best practices for the company globally, building and transitioning the business to a collection of shared services, sites and processes across multiple offices. Mr. Duggan began his career at Arthur Andersen. He moved on to become the Chief Operating & Financial Officer of Publishing Group of America, the CEO of Alpha Media Group, and the President & CEO of Athlon Sports Communications prior to joining Viacom in 2012

Mr. Duggan will be based in Mood’s headquarters in Austin, TX.

As part of a transition plan, Tom Garrett, Mood’s current EVP & Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving the Mood business and pursuing new opportunities. Mr. Garrett and Mr. Duggan will work closely together during a transition period that will extend into the first quarter of 2019.

“Tom has been instrumental in guiding our path forward as we’ve built a more financially stable, healthy Mood. We appreciate his dedication to this company and wish him all the best in his future endeavors,” said Steve Richards, Mood CEO & President.

“As Stephen joins the Mood team, he brings a history of reshaping public and private-equity sponsored media businesses by creating organizational synergies, orchestrating enhanced cross-functional process effectiveness and driving heightened financial performance,” continued Mr. Richards. “We look forward to the contributions he’ll make at Mood in the years to come.”

About Mood Media

Mood Media is the global leader in elevating Customer Experiences. With more than 500,000 active client locations around the globe, Mood combines Sight, Sound, Scent, Social and Systems solutions to create greater emotional connections between brands and consumers. Mood’s clients include businesses of all sizes and market sectors, from the world’s most recognized retailers and hotels to quick-service restaurants, local banks and thousands of small businesses. For more details, visit moodmedia.com

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